Google has taken these steps to stop Fake News

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All social media sites, as well as many tech veterans, are constantly making several attempts to rein in Fake News. In the meanwhile, Google News has improved the guidelines in order to prevent false news so that internet websites that are hiding their country of origin or directing users of other countries under the wrong premises can be restrained.

According to the news of the IANS, according to the company’s guidelines, “Websites contained in Google News should not misrepresent the information about their ownership or primary purpose in order to mislead users or they are involved in any coordinated activity. Should not be done anymore. ‘

Google is allowing publishers to register spam reports. If they believe that any other publisher has violated Google News’s new guidelines, then they can file a spam report.

Google said, “However, we may not take manual action in response to every report, but the spam report will be given preference based on user effect and in some cases, spam news from Google News results will be completely removed.

Apart from this, Google has announced to make Google Assistant available on the older Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system (OS) to provide Virtual Personal Assistant in more and more Android devices.

Google Assistant Program Manager Maksim Mukha said in a statement, “We are also adding Android Lollipop to that list, for which Google Assistant is available. This will be released to those users who have placed their phones in the English language in India, USA, Australia, Canada and UK. Apart from this, it will also be available for the Spanish language users in America, Mexico and Spain. ‘

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