Web Presence Consulting (#WPC) - Popular Tags Author Topic:  CBSvideo...Study: Humans, not bots, to blame for spreading false news stories on Twitter  (Read 12 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline RSS Bot

Study: Humans, not bots, to blame for spreading false news stories on Twitter

According to a new study by three MIT researchers in the academic journal Science, lies spread faster and deeper than truth on Twitter. In addition, humans -- not bots -- bear the blame for the spread of false news stories. Soroush Vosoughi, a postdoctoral associate at the MIT Media Lab, speaks to CBSN about why humans are sharing so many falsehoods.
Source: Study: Humans, not bots, to blame for spreading false news stories on Twitter

Linkback: https://web-presence-consulting.com/wpc-politics-forum/57/cbsvideo-study-humans-not-bots-blame-spreading-false-news-stories-twitter/318974/




Tags:

thumbup
CBSvideo...Students target fake news bots on Twitter

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
29 Views
Last post Fri Jan 12, 2018 - 20:00:33
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...Pro-gun Russia bots flood Twitter after Florida school shooting

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
17 Views
Last post Fri Feb 16, 2018 - 17:00:46
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...How "grinch bots" are driving up the prices of hot holiday toys

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
37 Views
Last post Sat Dec 09, 2017 - 17:00:19
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...CBS News Washington Correspondents highlight underreported stories

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
18 Views
Last post Sun Dec 24, 2017 - 17:00:27
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...Replacing Humans: Will robots take my job?

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
9 Views
Last post Fri Apr 27, 2018 - 20:00:01
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...Replacing Humans | Robots Among Us

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
9 Views
Last post Fri Apr 27, 2018 - 20:00:01
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...Replacing Humans: Will robots take my job?

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
19 Views
Last post Sun Apr 29, 2018 - 17:00:13
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...Replacing Humans | Robots Among Us

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
6 Views
Last post Sun Apr 29, 2018 - 17:00:14
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...Replacing Humans: The automation equation

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
10 Views
Last post Fri Apr 27, 2018 - 20:00:01
by RSS Bot
thumbup
CBSvideo...After CBS News report on rare eye cancer mystery, hundreds share stories

Started by RSS Bot on WPC Politics Forum

0 Replies
10 Views
Last post Thu May 03, 2018 - 11:00:05
by RSS Bot