Google Launches Fact-Check

November 22, 2016

A grey label will appear next to the searches of Google News as a symbol of verification. Anything can publish it on the Internet, but not all is true. Google launched Fact-Check, a tool that you can corroborate the veracity of a story.

Fact-check Articles in Google News

fact-check articles in Google News

Fact-Check (proof of facts in Spanish) will be a grey label that will appear next to the news, as an indicator that has passed a series of filters of verification. Filters mean that the news has an impartial wording, includes references and shows access to sources.

The only option currently is available in the United States and the United Kingdom, are expected to gradually reach versions of Google News for the rest of the world.