News Hysteria in America

Media conglomerates. News bias. Social media. With so much saturation of online content, who can you trust and how can you detect misinformation? Amongst the plethora of information out there, in print, online and on air, understanding how to recognize bias and when content is fabricated allows us to maintain more informed opinions free from deception.

In this series, experts in the fields of media, journalism and technology assess the fears surrounding misinformation online, including issues such as deep fakes, fake news and the challenges to the news-gathering process.

Image courtesy of Flickr

Media conglomerates. News bias. Social media. With so much saturation of online content, who can you trust and how can you detect misinformation? Amongst the plethora of information out there, in print, online and on air, understanding how to recognize bias and when content is fabricated allows us to maintain more informed opinions free from deception.

In this series, experts in the fields of media, journalism and technology assess the fears surrounding misinformation online, including issues such as deep fakes, fake news and the challenges to the news-gathering process.

Image courtesy of Flickr