Disinformation on the Web: Impact, Characteristics, and Detection of Wikipedia Hoaxes

@article{Kumar2016DisinformationOT,
  title={Disinformation on the Web: Impact, Characteristics, and Detection of Wikipedia Hoaxes},
  author={Srijan Kumar and Robert West and J. Leskovec},
  journal={Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on World Wide Web},
  year={2016}
}
Wikipedia is a major source of information for many people. [...] Key Result We find that humans are not particularly good at the task and that our automated classifier outperforms them by a big margin.Expand
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