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Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Facebook will try to make sure you've read an article before you share it

Facebook will try to make sure you've read an article before you share it

Facebook is a platform designed for sharing, but with the amount of misinformation, fake news and just plain nonsense being shared on Facebook every day, it's become a big problem. 

On Monday, Facebook announced it will start testing a new feature that will nudge users to actually read an article before they share it. If you try to share a news article link that you haven't opened, Facebook will show a prompt encouraging you to open it and read it. 

Starting today, we're testing a way to promote more informed sharing of news articles. If you go to share a news article link you haven't opened, we'll show a prompt encouraging you to open it and read it, before sharing it with otherspic.twitter.com/brlMnlg6Qg

â€" Facebook Newsroom (@fbnewsroom) May 10, 2021 Read more...

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