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Iconic Labs to fight fake news using Amazons Alexa

Iconic Labs PLC (LON:ICON) told investors it is advancing a new partnership with its fake-news fighting Infotagion service being implemented across Amazons Alexa voice assistant platform.

Infotagion was launched to combat fake new amidst the coronavirus outbreak and, via a new partnership with app developer FX Digital, the company is now attempting to promote the technology into a platform that spans some 3bn devices.

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The Infortagion Alexa Skill service will seek to provide answers into the voice assistant and it has presently reached the beta phase.

"Infotagion already has an excellent brand and bringing our platform further into people's homes is a great next step for us and our users,” said John Quinlan, Iconic Labs chief executive.

“The development of this voice skill will be an important weapon in the fight against misinformation around coronavirus and we're looking forward to hopefully having this approved by Alexa as soon as poRead More – Source