Older Americans are disproportionately more likely to share fake news on Facebook, according to a new analysis by researchers at New York and Princeton Universities. Older users shared more fake news than younger ones regardless of education, sex, race, income, or how many links they shared. In fact, age predicted their behavior better than any other characteristic — including party affiliation.
Facebook is assigning users a score to gauge how trustworthy they are — but it will neither disclose the criteria nor what it does with that info.
Facebook revealed this week it’s trying to stem the flow of fake news by assigning trust values to users. It insists on keeping its criteria for trustworthiness secret though, in case untrustworthy people try to game the system — and they almost certainly will.
Smartphone cameras are better than ever, but sometimes there’s just no substitute for a full-sized DSLR. Unfortunately, it seems that Huawei thinks so, too. A shot in the company’s latest commercial for its new Nova 3 smartphone has been revealed by a behind-the-scenes photo to be a DSLR, not the smartphone as the ad alleges.
Το συγκλονιστικό ντοκιμαντέρ “The Cleaners”, έδωσε την αφορμή για μία συζήτηση στο πλαίσιο του 20ου Φεστιβάλ Ντοκιμαντέρ Θεσσαλονίκης, με θέμα τα όρια στη λογοκρισία στα Μέσα Κοινωνικής Δικτύωσης, το μεσημέρι της Δευτέρας 5 Μαρτίου, στην Αποθήκη Γ’. Continue reading “Social Media και Ανθρώπινα δικαιώματα |”