Alethiometer: a framework for assessing trustworthiness and content validity in social media

@inproceedings{Jaho2014AlethiometerAF,
  title={Alethiometer: a framework for assessing trustworthiness and content validity in social media},
  author={Eva Jaho and Efstratios Tzoannos and Aris Papadopoulos and Nikos Sarris},
  booktitle={WWW},
  year={2014}
}
There are both positive and negative aspects in the use of social media in news and information dissemination. To deal with the negative aspects, such as the spread of rumours and fake news, the flow of information should implicitly be filtered and marked to specific criteria such as credibility, trustworthiness, reputation, popularity, influence, and… CONTINUE READING