Religious Data Platform ‘Targets Vulnerable People’ For Recruitment To Radical Right

By Deutsche Welle. -

Katharina Gellein: Charles was the special adviser to the UK's Select Committee on fake news that started in 2017, and I wanted to make a film about fake news. Charles was the first person to [...]

Facebook Told My Followers I Was Spreading Misinformation About Government Surveillance

By Evan Greer, Medium. -

There is no silver bullet solution that will stop the spread of online misinformation without resulting in collateral damage and censorship of legitimate content and marginalized voices. Instead [...]

Google Secretly Harvests The Health Data Of Millions

By Julienne Tveten, Truthdig.com -

Google has been harvesting the health data of tens of millions of U.S. patients since 2018, unbeknownst to those patients or their doctors, as revealed by a Nov. 11 investigation by the Wall [...]

Data For Democracy Harnesses The Powers Of Big Data For Civic Good

By Patrick W. Zimmerman, Shareable.net -

Data for Democracy is a grassroots community dedicated to using the tools of Data Science to create a positive social impact. Imagine a bunch of digital activists running around the Internet [...]