Falling for Fake News: Investigating the Consumption of News via Social Media

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In the so called 'post-truth' era, characterized by a loss of public trust in various institutions, and the rise of 'fake news' disseminated via the internet and social media, individuals may face uncertainty about the veracity of information available, whether it be satire or malicious hoax. We investigate attitudes to news delivered by social media, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/3173574.3173950

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