Corpus ID: 214727596

A first look at COVID-19 information and misinformation sharing on Twitter

@article{Singh2020AFL,
  title={A first look at COVID-19 information and misinformation sharing on Twitter},
  author={Lisa Singh and Shweta Bansal and Leticia Bode and Ceren Budak and Guangqing Chi and Kornraphop Kawintiranon and Colton Padden and Rebecca Vanarsdall and Emily K. Vraga and Yanchen Wang},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020}
}
  • Lisa Singh, Shweta Bansal, +7 authors Yanchen Wang
  • Published 2020
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • ArXiv
  • Since December 2019, COVID-19 has been spreading rapidly across the world. Not surprisingly, conversation about COVID-19 is also increasing. This article is a first look at the amount of conversation taking place on social media, specifically Twitter, with respect to COVID-19, the themes of discussion, where the discussion is emerging from, myths shared about the virus, and how much of it is connected to other high and low quality information on the Internet through shared URL links. Our… CONTINUE READING

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