Media Coverage Roundup: Fake News on Twitter

January 28, 2019
Northeastern’s David Lazer finds that a minuscule percentage of Twitter users spread the vast majority of fake news in 2016.

 

1/28/19

Futurity: In 2016, Twitter ‘Supersharers’ Spread 80% of Fake Stories

1/25/19

Science Mag: Fake news on Twitter during the 2016 U.S. presidential election

1/24/19

The Washington Post: Older, right-leaning Twitter users spread the most fake news in 2016, study finds

1/24/19

NU News: How to Stop the Spread of Fake News for the 2020 Election Campaign

1/24/19

AP News: On Twitter, limited number of characters spreading fake info