Facebook Starts Rolling Out “Downvote” Button

Facebook has started a new feature called “downvote”.It allows the users to  register a negative reaction to comments on the social networking platform.The downvote button hides the comment for the user who taps it and it also allow the users to specify whether it is offensive, misleading, or off topic.

Facebook has confirmed the test in February 2018.

Facebook begins the rollout of its Reddit-like downvote button

As part of its new strategy to combat fake news, Facebook wants its users to miss these stories at the time of scrolling their News Feed, while not withdrawing them altogether.

Now ,Facebook is also  using machine learning to look at newly published articles and scan them for authenticity.