Studying Fake News via Network Analysis: Detection and Mitigation

@article{Shu2018StudyingFN,
  title={Studying Fake News via Network Analysis: Detection and Mitigation},
  author={Kai Shu and H. Russell Bernard and Huan Liu},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2018},
  volume={abs/1804.10233}
}
  • Kai Shu, H. Russell Bernard, Huan Liu
  • Published 2018
  • Computer Science
  • ArXiv
  • Social media is becoming increasingly popular for news consumption due to its easy access, fast dissemination, and low cost. However, social media also enables the wide propagation of “fake news,” i.e., news with intentionally false information. Fake news on social media can have significant negative societal effects. Identifying and mitigating fake news also presents unique challenges. To tackle these challenges, many existing research efforts exploit various features of the data, including… CONTINUE READING

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