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YouTube aims to crack down on fake news, support journalism

Phys.org - Tue 10 Jul 18

Google's YouTube says it is taking several steps to ensure the veracity of news on its service by cracking down on misinformation and supporting news organizations.

YouTube Aims to Crack Down on Fake News, Support Journalism, Voice of America - Mon 9 Jul 18

YouTube to fight fake news with links to real news and context

Arstechnica - Tue 10 Jul 18

"Authoritative sources" will be more prominently featured in search results.

YouTube is fighting fighting fake news with $25M to promote journalism and more context in search results

TechCrunch - Mon 9 Jul 18

YouTube announced new measures today to stem the spread of conspiracy theory videos and fake news on its platform, including inserting context from trustworthy sources into search results about ...

YouTube is cracking down on 'fake news' with new text previews

USA today - Mon 9 Jul 18

Google’s YouTube says it is taking several steps to ensure the veracity of news on its service by cracking down on misinformation and supporting news organizations. YouTube will begin ...

YouTube to crack down on fake news, backing 'authoritative' sources

Guardian.co.uk - Mon 9 Jul 18

Google service announces push to counter false videos that often follow shootings, natural disasters and other breaking newsGoogle’s YouTube said it was taking several steps to ensure the ...

YouTube spends $25 million to fight fake news - CNET

CNET - Mon 9 Jul 18

Your favorite YouTubers may be stepping in give you a crash course on spotting it.

YouTube launches $25m crackdown on 'fake news' videos

Daily Mail - Mon 9 Jul 18

The company said it will make 'authoritative' news sources more prominent, especially in the wake of breaking news events when misinformation can spread quickly.

YouTube is fighting conspiracy theories with ‘authoritative’ context and outside links

The Verge - Mon 9 Jul 18

YouTube is adding “authoritative” context to search results about conspiracy-prone topics like the Moon landing and the Oklahoma City Bombing, as well as putting $25 million ...

YouTube invests $25 million to fix its breaking news problem

Engadget - Mon 9 Jul 18

Google is showering more attention on YouTube as part of its effort to fight fake news. The streaming video behemoth has unveiled updates to its service and partnerships to not only ...

YouTube will begin promoting and paying for legitimate news

Techradar - Mon 9 Jul 18

$25 million will be invested into making YouTube's news platform a more reliable and legitimate source of information.

YouTube aims to crack down on fake news

The Hindu - Tue 10 Jul 18

Google is employing 10,000 ‘human reviewers’ to monitor search results around the world and determine what will count as authoritative sources and news stories. ...