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Media Manipulation Blog | 07.17.18

Tracking Disinformation by Reading Metadata

Amelia Acker

How can we trace the spread of disinformation by tracking metadata? Data & Society Research Affiliate Amelia Acker explains.

“One way of more fully understanding the data craftwork of disinformation on social media platforms is by reading the metadata just as closely as the algorithms do.”

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