Fake news became a major problem in the US during the presidential election.

Fake news thrives because online ad providers make it so easy to use their services

Ads that couple crazy headlines with eye-catching pictures fund much of the internet, including fake-news sites. It’s the ad tech providers, not Google or Facebook, that hold the power to remove the financial incentive to peddle lies

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Fake news became a major problem in the US during the presidential election.
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