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Deep Fake News

Emma Gonzalez, a gun control advocate and survivor of the Parkland, Florida school shooting, defiantly ripped up the U.S. Constitution on camera. Or did she? A grainy animated image of Gonzalez’s supposed subversion circulated throughout the Internet before being corrected … Continue reading

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FTC Challenges Fake Paid-For Reviews on Amazon for The First Time

As we have discussed previously, the prevalence of Internet usage in everyday life has led to an e-commerce market whereby consumers are able to post online reviews of a vast range of products and services. For the most part, such … Continue reading

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EU officials say Facebook, Twitter, Google failing in “fake news” battle

Press release: A Europe that Protects: The EU steps up action against disinformation – “Today the European Commission published reports by Facebook, Google and Twitter covering the progress made in January 2019 on their commitments to fight disinformation. These three … Continue reading

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FTC Sets Its Sights on Fake Customer Reviews

Since updating its Endorsement Guides in 2015 to keep pace with the meteoric rise of social media and influencers in marketing, the FTC has placed a significant emphasis on the need to disclose material connections between advertisers and endorsers. Through … Continue reading

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New on LLRX While Putting Your Boots On – Fake News Detection Tools & Strategies

Via LLRX – While Putting Your Boots On – Fake News Detection Tools & Strategies – Genevieve Zook’s article is an actionable pathfinder to identifying inaccurate and false content published and shared online in multiple formats, including: news, social media … Continue reading

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