Topic: Google News

Facebook Tests 'Satire' Tag to Help Users Identify Fake News

Should lead to fewer freakouts over The Onion

Facebook wants to make sure its users are not only well-informed but feel smart, too. The social networking giant is experimenting with a “satire” tag for the related articles in a…

Some Things That Reggie Watts Hates

And one or two things he likes

Specs Who Reggie Watts Age 41 Accomplishments Comedian and musician; co-star of the IFC show Comedy Bang! Bang! (Fridays at 10 p.m.); contributor to YouTube comedy channel Jash Base Brooklyn, N.Y. What’s the first information…

Information Diet: Rev. Al Sharpton

The MSNBC talk show loves Twitter but not conservative content

Age 58 Accomplishments Host of MSNBC's PoliticsNation (nightly at 6 p.m.) and afternoon radio talk show Keepin' It Real; civil rights activist and founder of the National Action Network; Baptist minister;…

Google News Headline Error Creates Controversy for ABC Anchor

ABC News correspondent experiences ‘Google problem’ of his own

On Wednesday morning (April 18), ABC News’ senior White House correspondent Jake Tapper fell victim to one of the lesser-known perils of online publishing. Filing a story on a recent…