Americans Trust Local News. That Belief Is Being Exploited.

2019-10-31T21:34:17+00:00

The New York Times Brendan Nyhan October 31, 2019 The nature of the news misinformation problem may be changing. As consumers become more skeptical about the national news they encounter online, impostor local sites that promote ideological agendas are becoming more common...

Americans Trust Local News. That Belief Is Being Exploited.2019-10-31T21:34:17+00:00

NYU Launches Center for Social Media and Politics After Rise of Fake News, Russian Trolls

2019-11-01T20:06:57+00:00

Washington Square News Akiva Thalheim October 14, 2019 The university has received approximately $12 million in funding to establish a new Center for Social Media and Politics, which will research topics like how social media affects political participation and the spread of disinformation....

NYU Launches Center for Social Media and Politics After Rise of Fake News, Russian Trolls2019-11-01T20:06:57+00:00

Old people are most likely to share fake news on Facebook. They’re also Facebook’s fastest-growing U.S. audience.

2019-10-10T04:44:18+00:00

Nieman Lab Laura Hazard Owen January 11, 2019 People over age 65 are most likely to share fake news. Elderly Americans were most likely to share fake news around the election, even after controlling for political affiliation and ideology...

Old people are most likely to share fake news on Facebook. They’re also Facebook’s fastest-growing U.S. audience.2019-10-10T04:44:18+00:00

Vooral ouderen verspreiden nepnieuws via Facebook

2019-10-10T04:55:38+00:00

NRC.nl Hendrik Spiering January 10, 2019 uist mensen die niet veel links delen op internet blijken grote verspreiders van nepnieuws. Mensen die heel veel delen op internet delen juist weinig nepnieuws. En ook: hoe ouder iemand is, hoe meer nepnieuws hij of zij verspreidt...

Vooral ouderen verspreiden nepnieuws via Facebook2019-10-10T04:55:38+00:00

Les seniors partagent plus facilement des infox sur Facebook que les autres Américains

2019-09-14T22:01:04+00:00

Le Monde Damien Leloup January 10, 2019 Une étude menée par trois chercheurs en science politique, publiée mercredi 9 janvier dans Science Advances, apporte un éclairage nouveau sur les personnes qui diffusent de fausses informations sur Facebook...

Les seniors partagent plus facilement des infox sur Facebook que les autres Américains2019-09-14T22:01:04+00:00

This article is more than 7 months old Older people more likely to share fake news on Facebook, study finds

2019-09-14T21:55:01+00:00

The Guardian Alex Hern January 10, 2019 Older people are almost four times more likely to have shared fake news on Facebook than the younger generation, according to research published in the journal Science...

This article is more than 7 months old Older people more likely to share fake news on Facebook, study finds2019-09-14T21:55:01+00:00

Over 65s ‘more likely’ to share fake news on Facebook

2019-09-13T21:31:50+00:00

BBC News January 10, 2019 Americans aged over 65 are much more likely than younger people to share fake news on Facebook, researchers say. Their study looked at the behaviour of Facebook users before and after the 2016 US presidential election...

Over 65s ‘more likely’ to share fake news on Facebook2019-09-13T21:31:50+00:00