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Plus: “Subtly inducing people to think about the concept of accuracy decreases their sharing of false and misleading news relative to accurate news,” and the scariest deepfakes of all.
“Highly emotionally provocative information stands a stronger chance of lingering in our minds and being incorporated into long-term memory banks.”
Plus: Hello “lifestyle misinformation,” hundreds of dead newspapers “revived” online to support Indian interests, and all of the fact-checking discussion you could possibly want.
Plus: “Like the experts predicted back in 2016, we did end up heading down the dystopian path.”
If you’ve ever wondered what “Nieman Lab written by robots” would look like, this is the piece for you.
Plus: Cognizant is exiting the content moderation business, and fake news–debunking Lithuanian “elves.”
Unless, you know, it’s in an ad paid for by a politician.
They…joined them! Plus: YouTube beats Indian news organizations 65-to-1, and machines can make fake news pretty well, but it can’t detect it.