Tag: fake

How to combat fake news

EL PAÍS and other European media outlets from the LENA alliance debate how to combat fake news. Also at the event, held this morning in Madrid, were representatives from the world of technology, MEPs and the president of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani.

Fake news and rumors on line

Everyday Spanish people are being hurt by false accusations – like Francisco who was wrongly blamed for a brutal robbery in a viral Facebook post. When fake news ruins real lives: meet the Spaniards destroyed by online rumors. EL PAIS –  MARÍA MARTÍN

Facebook’s Zuckerberg and Cambridge Analytica

BBC News – Facebook’s Zuckerberg speaks out over Cambridge Analytica ‘breach’. The Facebook chief admits there was a “breach of trust” and vows to tackle misuse of personal data. He’s said that the social network “made mistakes” that led to millions of Facebook users having their data exploited by a political consultancy.