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Infodemics on Youtube: Reliability of Content and Echo Chambers on COVID-19

  title={Infodemics on Youtube: Reliability of Content and Echo Chambers on COVID-19},
  author={Niccol{\`o} Di Marco and Matteo Cinelli and Walter Quattrociocchi},
Social media radically changed how information is consumed and reported. Moreover, social networks elicited a disintermediated access to an unprecedented amount of content. The world health organization (WHO) coined the term infodemics to identify the information overabundance during an epidemic. Indeed, the spread of inaccurate and misleading information may alter behaviors and complicate crisis management and health responses. This paper addresses information diffusion during the COVID-19… Expand

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