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TitleWant to squelch fake news? Let the readers take charge
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2019
AuthorsPeter Dizikes
Secondary AuthorsDavid Rand, Gordon Pennycook
MagazineMIT News
Date Published1/28/2019
KeywordsArticles of Interest, C3E 2019, Cognitive Security, Cognitive Security in Cyber, fake news, MIT

An MIT study suggests the use of crowdsourcing to devalue false news stories and misinformation online. Despite differences in political opinions, all groups can agree that fake and hyperpartisan sites are untrustworthy.

Citation Keynode-62431