Users can now help to tackle fake news with the new added instagram feature that brings option for users to report posts they think are false. The company announced this awesome feature on Thursday (sorry for the late info)
Well known, posing of false information cant be stopped in this world, but with this feature it can be minimize to 10%. Furthermore, the company is taking steps to limit the reach of inaccurate information and warn users about disputed claims.
Results rated as false are removed from places where users seek out new content, like Instagram’s Explore tab and hashtag search results.
“This is an initial step as we work towards a more comprehensive approach to tackling misinformation,” said Stephanie Otway, a Facebook company spokeswoman.