New Delhi: Search engine big Google has launched fact-check label to its images in search to assist customers regarding the veracity of the images.
“We are surfacing fact check information in Google Images globally to help people navigate these issues and make more informed judgments about what they see on the web. This builds on the fact check features in Search and News, which people come across billions of times per year,” Harris Cohen, Group Product Manager, Search wrote in the Google weblog on Monday.
Here is how the fact-check label works
- When you search on Google Images, you might even see a “Fact Check” label beneath the thumbnail picture outcomes.
- Once you faucet one in all these outcomes to view the picture in a bigger format, you’ll see a abstract of the actual fact examine that seems on the underlying internet web page.
- These labels could seem each for truth examine articles about particular images and for truth examine articles that embody a picture in the story.
Fact examine labels seem on outcomes that come from impartial, authoritative sources on the internet that meet our standards, Google mentioned.
“These sources rely on ClaimReview, an open method used by publishers to indicate fact check content to search engines. We already highlight fact checks on Search and in Google News to make this content easy to discover. YouTube also leverages ClaimReview to surface fact check information panels in Brazil, India and the U.S. The full fact check library can be accessed through a dedicated search tool and an open API,” Google mentioned.