TechCrunch: Snopes and AP leave Facebook fact-checking partnership

Two of Facebook’s four fact-checking partners in the U.S. are no longer working for the program: Snopes, which recently rebuffed reports that its relationship with Facebook was strained, and the Associated Press. Both confirmed they are no longer performing fact…

Mashable: Facebook tackles fake news in the UK with a new fact-checking service

Facebook's ramping up its battle against fake news in the UK.Image: Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images By Stan Schroeder2019-01-11 13:51:38 UTC Facebook is partnering up with Full Fact, a British charitable organization that focuses on fact-checking, to get rid…

TechCrunch: Facebook’s fact-checkers toil on

Facebook is fielding so many problems, oversights, scandals, and other miscellaneous ills that it wouldn’t surprise anyone to hear that its fact-checking program, undertaken last year after the network was confronted with its inaction in controlling disinformation, is falling apart.…