Misinformation

09.27.17
Mark Zuckerberg explains post-election comments he now 'regrets'
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Mark Zuckerberg explains post-election comments he now 'regrets'

He'd said it was 'crazy' to think misinformation on Facebook influenced the outcome.

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09.25.17
Facebook knew about Russian meddling well before the US election
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Facebook knew about Russian meddling well before the US election

President Obama then warned Mark Zuckerberg to take the problem more seriously.

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05.05.17
India is cracking down on dissidence posted to WhatsApp
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India is cracking down on dissidence posted to WhatsApp

An Indian man was arrested for sharing a Photoshopped image of the prime minister.

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02.19.14
Researchers are working on a lie detector to sniff out false tweets
02.19.14

Researchers are working on a lie detector to sniff out false tweets

Sure, some less-than-true statements on Twitter are innocuous, but the social media network's vast...

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07.31.13
The Art of Wushu: Being a master or an apprentice
07.31.13

The Art of Wushu: Being a master or an apprentice

Fun facts for fans of the Art of Wushu: I wrote three articles about Age of Wushu for this week. I...

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06.23.09
Apple: Paranoid
06.23.09

Apple: Paranoid

Do you remember the teaser ads for the iPhone 3G? Two uniformed guards carried a locked metal crate...

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