Facebook says warning labels based on fact checks have stopped 95 per cent of users from clicking on false information. Photo: AFP

Facebook to warn users who 'liked' or ‘shared’ coronavirus hoaxes

  • A new notice will be sent to users who have clicked on, reacted to, or commented on posts featuring harmful or false claims about Covid-19
  • The alert is the latest in a string of aggressive efforts the social media giant is taking to contain an outbreak of viral falsehoods
Topic |   Facebook
Facebook says warning labels based on fact checks have stopped 95 per cent of users from clicking on false information. Photo: AFP
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