brandchannel: Wikipedia Founder Aims to Counter Fake News

“Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has stepped to the forefront in the fight against ‘fake news,’ launching a crowdfunded online publication, WikiTribune.Its purpose is to cover a broad range of general issues – politics, science, technology – with each fact-checked by an army of proof readers and ‘beefed up’ when required.”

Source: brandchannel: Wikipedia Founder Aims to Counter Fake News

Good luck. I hope Facebook really takes on this problem in-house. The WikiTribune approach might prove useful, in which case, Facebook will probably copy some of it.

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