"We surveyed a diverse and representative sample of people using Facebook across the USA to gauge their familiarity with, and trust in, various different sources of news".
Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Friday that Facebook Inc. will prioritize "trustworthy" news in its feed of social media posts as the company works on fighting "sensationalism" and "misinformation".
On 11 January, Facebook announced changes to the News Feed which are "designed to help bring people closer together by encouraging more meaningful connections".
"The hard question we've struggled with is how to decide what news sources are broadly trusted in a world with so much division", Zuckerberg said.
The move is the latest attempt by the company to quell the spread of so-called fake news and propaganda on the network. That data will influence what others see in their news feeds.
"Recently we've gotten feedback from our community that public content - posts from businesses, brands and media - is crowding out the personal moments that lead us to connect more with each other", company founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had explained in a public post. The social-media giant, a major source of news for users, has struggled to deal with an uproar over fake news and Russian-linked posts, meant to influence the 2016 United States elections, on its platform.
Also, it is unclear how trustworthy, specialist news organisations with smaller readerships - such as science publications - will be treated under these rules, though Facebook's head of News Feed Adam Mosseri said local news would at least be protected. "We could try to make that decision ourselves, but that's not something we were comfortable with".
Facebook is rolling out changes to its news feed that could affect posts you see from The Times and Democrat. The new scoring system is only rolling out in the U.S.to start, but the company plans to eventually expand it globally. In 2016, Republican US lawmakers expressed concern that Facebook was suppressing news stories of interest to conservative readers. It will only shift the balance of news you see towards sources that are determined to be trusted by the community. We can therefore consider this news feed change a positive one for the brand's long-term strategy and viability, even if it causes some short-term pain.
He said Facebook also considered asking outside experts, which would take the decision out of its hands, but would likely not solve the objectivity problem.
Several say they don't want their competitors to know what they're offering, a stance that open-government advocates criticized. Amazon is deciding where to build "HQ2", an up to 8-million square foot facility it says could produce 50,000 jobs.
Several officers have been relieved from duty in the wake of the incidents, including then-Fitzgerald commanding officer Cmdr. In the aftermath of the collisions, Vice Adm Joseph P Aucoin was dismissed as commander of the Seventh Fleet .
I think fair play to her TBH, it's her body and if you have the money to change what you want to make yourself happy then do it. I do want that, but we haven't figured out exactly how we're going to do that and what approach we're going to take, ' she.
Bonnie Glaser, an Asia expert at CSIS, said the USA freedom of navigation operations in the waters were unlikely to stop. The Philippines has sparred with China for decades over what it says is aggressive conduct at the Scarborough Shoal.
Asked whether he expected North Korea and South Korea to settle outstanding issues at Saturday's talks, he appeared optimistic. Hyon Song-wol was due to lead a high-level delegation to South Korea for crunch Winter Olympics discussions.
Not only Micromax, Google has joined hands with some other Indian smartphone manufacturers such as Intex, Karbonn, Lava as well. Last month around Google had announced Android Go , a lighter version of Android based on the latest Oreo.
The Italian confectioner already makes and sells popular products including, Tic Tacs, Nutella spread and Ferrero Rocher. The acquisition of Nestlé will make Ferrero the third-largest US confectionery business behind Hershey and Mars.
The Turks consider the Kurds terrorists themselves as Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Tuesday slammed the idea. We have committed almost £2.5 billion ($3.4 billion) to our humanitarian response to the crisis", Burt said.
Their bankruptcy lawyer, Ivan Trahan, told the New York Times he never met the children but the couple "spoke about them highly". Social workers had never visited either, said Susan von Zabern, director of the county Department of Public Social Services.
Without him for their final two 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Wales missed out on a play-off spot and their Russian dream collapsed. Provided there is no late hitch, Giggs will be announced as the successor to Chris Coleman , who left for Sunderland in November.
Arcangeli calls the Accord "new from the ground up", with more coupe-like styling and its first-ever turbocharged engines. The brand sold only 10,523 Navigators past year , far behind competitors in the segment such as the Cadillac Escalade.
It was not immediately known why AFN was taken off the air this year, when it remained intact during the 2013 shutdown . The NFL will give troops free access to Sunday's conference title games at USO facilities.
But both sides urged the Supreme Court to consider both the statutory and constitutional questions if it agreed to hear the case. But the high court said lower courts were wrong to apply the same limits to the new policy, at least while it is being appealed.
That's why certainly he loves the club as well . "I plan with him moving forward and therefore we do not need to talk every day". Dortmund brought on Swedish teenager Alexander Isak to play up front for the final 23 minutes. "I have nothing to add to that".
Woody Allen is 82 years old now, but he'll never be too old to be made to face the bad things he is alleged to have done. Farrow has been telling the same account of the alleged assault by Allen for a long time.
It could eat away at margins for publishers, but might be necessary if Facebook traffic is important in reaching their audiences. The tests occurred in Sri Lanka, Bolivia, Slovakia, Serbia, Guatemala and Cambodia.
Then, from a Ben Davies corner, Kane brushed aside Jack Stephens , rose above Manolo Gabbiadini and thumped a header into the net. Spurs have the chance to leapfrog Liverpool into fourth place ahead of the Reds' trip to Swansea on Monday night with a win.
Communal tension between the Buddhist Rakhine population and Muslim Rohingya has risen sharply in recent years. Myanmar will then shelter the Rohingya in temporary accommodations while rebuilding houses for them.
Pagerly, 28, died a few months before the birth of his first child; Hill, 45, is survived by his wife and two children. Hill also served with the Marshal Service's prestigious and highly-trained Special Operations Unit.
The Delhi government has reportedly ordered an investigation into the blaze. "A search and rescue operation is on", he added. PTI reported an injured labourer told police that the firecrackers were brought from outside and packed at the factory.
The cryptocurrency surged during the year, smashing record after record, but it started 2018 in a downward spiral. It is said that "Blue Monday", typically the third Monday of January, is the most depressing day of the year.
In Summit County, the flu claimed the lives of a 1-year-old boy and four adults within the first two weeks of the year. The Ohio Department of Health said influenza A, or H3N2, is the most common virus this season.
For the JioPhone customers, the Jio is offering 500MB Data daily, free voice calls, free SMS on Rs 153 recharge plan earlier. But we can't say that Vodafone is far behind from the race of launching new prepaid plans for all prepaid users.
Channel 9 reporter Mark Barber is on the scene gathering more details and will have live reports on Eyewitness News Daybreak . Patrol cars from the York County Sheriff's Office were visibly parked outside CMC Main Tuesday afternoon.