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Facebook Will Now Label Satirical Contents as 'Satire Page' so People Won't Be Confused Between Real and Fake

9 days ago   |   By Tech Times

Facebook will now add 'Satire Page' labels on satirical posts for people to avoid confusion in identifying a real source from fake ones.
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Facebook adds labels to satire pages because people can't tell what's real

Facebook adds labels to satire pages because people can't tell what's real

9 days ago   |   By The Next Web

Facebook has begun adding labels to satire pages so that it can make extra sure that people aren't confusing satire for, you know, real news. While internet-saavy folk generally know how to tell ‘real' news apart from satire, the truth is that many Facebook users do not. It is too common of an occurrence to see someone share an article from The Onion or The Borowitz Report as if it were serious news. The new labels show up under the page's name as a bit of grey text. Starting today in the US, we're testing a way to give people...
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