Fake news, echo chambers and filter bubbles: Underresearched and overhyped
Dutton, William H.https://theconversation.com/fake-news-echo-chambers-and-filter-bubbles-underresearched-and-overhyped-76688
Date Written: 05/05/2017
Year Published: 2017
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX20709
In the early years of the internet, it was revolutionary to have a world of information just a click away from anyone, anywhere, anytime. Many hoped this inherently democratic technology could lead to better-informed citizens more easily participating in debate, elections and public discourse.