Media Manipulation

In: Society

Summaries

The Science of Fake News
Addressing fake news requires a multidisciplinary effort

David M. J. Lazer et al.

Science, 2018

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The Cambridge Analytica Files
‘I made Steve Bannon’s psychological warfare tool’: meet the data war whistleblower

Carole Cadwalladr

The Observer, 2018

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The Cambridge Analytica Con
How media coverage misses the mark on the Trump data scam

Yasha Levine

The Baffler, 2018

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The Noisy Fallacies of Psychographic Targeting
Cambridge Analytica’s targeting efforts probably didn’t work, but Facebook should be embarrassed anyway.

Antonio García Martínez

Wired, 2018

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What Facebook Did to American Democracy
And why it was so hard to see it coming

Alexis C. Madrigal

The Atlantic, 2017

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Update: Russian Interference in 2016 US Election, Bots, & Misinformation
Twitter's view on what to do about fake news and election meddling

Twitter PublicPolicy

Twitter, 2017

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On the Referendum #21
Branching Histories of the 2016 Referendum and “The Frogs Before the Storm”

Dominic Cummings

Dominic Cummings's Blog, 2017

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Laura Galante

TED, 2017

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This Article Won’t Change Your Mind
The Facts on Why Facts Alone Can’t Fight False Beliefs

Julie Beck

The Atlantic, 2017

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How Facebook, Fake News and Friends Are Warping Your Memory
Research on collective recall takes on new importance in a post-fact world.

Laura Spinney

Nature, 2017

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