Apple News has launched a special section to cover the presidential elections of 2020, with the goal of showing only sources of reliable news and avoid fake news.
On the 26th of November 2020 will be held in the 59ᵉ presidential elections in the history of the United States. An event of fundamental importance for the country and for the whole world. In past elections, those of the victory of Donald Trump, were at the center of much controversy due to the spread of fake news on different social that would have helped the current president win the presidential elections.
From that moment, Facebook & co. have adopted measures to prevent the spread of false news during elections, and now even Apple will try to do the same with the platform News.
The section will include not only news from trusted sources, but also a guide to the candidates and proposals, the real-time results, live streaming of debates and other special content.
Apple has presented in detail this new Apple News:
Today, Apple has introduced a special coverage for the us presidential election of 2020, curated Apple News and with news, information and reliable data from dozens of news sources. The coverage of the electoral Apple News 2020 is the most complete resource available, with reports and analysis from ABC News, CBS News, CNN, FiveThirtyEight, Fox News, NBC News, Something, Reuters, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, TIME, USA Today and others.
The content will include guides, special features, results of the elections in real-time, trend news from many sources, and more from all political points of view.
The section is already active from today. Remember that Apple News is not available in Italy.