GOOGLE INVEST $300 MILLION USD TO FIGHT FAKE NEWS

Tech giant Google is taking an official stand and putting dollars behind its recent actions. The tech company plans on investing over $300 million USD to fight fake news and support legitimate journalism efforts. The move is being called the “Google News Initiative”. The goal is to fight misinformation and to create a number of new tools dedicated to helping journalists better do their jobs. Google has also made changes to their algorithm to better catch fake news.