I am now only interested in sharing pre-approved information which our fact-checking overlords at Snopes and Lead Stories agree with.
This new feature allows sophisticated algorithms to decide which users fall in line with the company’s own private view on ethics and credibility.
“We are not interested in talking to you about your traffic and referrals anymore. That is the old world and there is no going back”
Most of the pages affected by the purge appear to be natural health and conspiracy oriented.
Facebook touts the addition of more labeling of news articles as “Breaking News”, “Today In”, and “News Video” from “trustworthy and quality sources.”
As part of an ongoing research and development venture, a project called Building 8 was created to develop technology “in the style of DARPA.”