28 Nov '16, 1pm

Google Tweaking Top Stories Algorithm To Filter Out Fake News?

Google Tweaking Top Stories Algorithm To Filter Out Fake News?

It looks like Google is or has worked on tweaking the top stories algorithm to filter out fake news sites, or rather, promote higher quality news sites from showing in that box. This is around Google's efforts to not show fake news including banning some AdSense publishers . The BBC reported earlier this month, an interview with Google's CEO Sundar Pichai who said "there should just be no situation in which fake news gets distributed." In fact, he added that Google would "make our algorithms better," to make sure to "drive news towards more trusted sources." Here is the video interview: [email protected] CEO Sundar Pichai says, given tight margins in US election result, fake news could have been factorhttps://t.co/qdFroy0TDz pic.twitter.com/gUv2Ju1bqz — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) November 15, 2016 Here is the transcript: Sure, fake news as a whole could be an issue. From our pers...

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