Instagram users will trust the revelation of the lies and fakes on the network


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Administration Instagram introduced a feature that allows users to flag fake or unreliable, in their opinion, publication. This service will be available worldwide by September, the newspaper reports Poynter.

For special notes in the interface will be entered complaint with “false information”. The staff of the special service factchecking provided by the Poynter Institute, will test the treatment. Fake posts are not deleted, however, their search results will be significantly hampered.

Official representatives of Facebook said that in this way will compete with the spread of posts using popular hashtags: as a rule, thirst for popularity, bloggers are often abused by them.

On 8 August it became known that the organization HYP3R covertly collecting data about them, including geolocation and posts, stories, and store this information. Each user has got a special dossier, which described all the habits, routes and favorite places to visit. This collection is contrary to the privacy policy of Instagram.

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