Stephen E. Arnold: Cambridge Analytica & Fake News

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Stephen E. Arnold

What Has Cambridge Analytica Done to Crowdsourcing As a Way to Identify Fake News?

The battle to counteract fake news is hitting a strange, new chapter. Where, once, the falsification of news was the source of much ridicule and scrutiny, now it’s the solution to the problem. Social media titans are suggesting solutions, but the public isn’t so sure, as we discovered in a recent Slate story, “A Surprising New Study Shows That Facebook’s Ridiculed Plan to Rate The Media Could Actually Work.”

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