Welcome to the Help section of the FakesKiller pilot service.
FakesKiller searches for potential disinformation links shared on Facebook; Twitter. Monitoring occurs only while you are visiting your Facebook account. When it finds that an article or source has been covered by a reputable fact checker, it shows you additional context. FakesKiller knows fakes and their major sources. We accept fact-checks from the recognized fact-checkers only.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you found a debunked fake which is not known to FakesKiller yet.
To install FakesKiller Chrome plugin
1. Go to the FakesKiller’s Chrome market page. 2. Press Add to Chrome button. FakesKiller is on. You are setup now! Happy action against disinformation!
To switch off/on FakesKiller Chrome plugin 1. Press FakesKiller Chrome plugin icon in the top right corner of Chrome; 2. Go to the Settings page and switch Facebook off/on.
To test FakesKiller Chrome plugin 1. Navigate to the RT Facebook page and scroll down; 2. Red frames around posts there mean FakesKiller works.
To debunk a fake / source with FakesKiller Chrome plugin 1. Navigate to the Facebook account of your uncle and wait until he posts a fake or quotes a source of fakes; 2. Press Post / Tweet and post / tweet the link. Thank you!
To uninstall FakesKiller Chrome plugin 1. Navigate to Chrome menu More tools and Extensions; 2. Find the FakesKiller extension and press Remove button.
If you need more general information about our service, have a look at the FAQs section.
In the case you have some specific questions, feel free to contact our Support.
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