Meta AI Tool ‘Sphere’ Could Help Curb Fake News

Facebook parent company Meta on Monday launched Sphere, an AI information verifier that validates the strength of claims in web entries, as reported earlier by TechCrunch. The tech news outlet provided a demo showing how the software could work on Wikipedia. In a video, Sphere scans citations and then displays whether the information failed or passed verification. Though Wikipedia is interested in the research, it is not used in production by the company, a Meta spokesperson told CNET via email. Meta has fared poorly with the volumes of false information on its sites. In June, the company began to crack …
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