Rank #1: Episode 5 - fighting for truth in a post-fake news world - interviews from Misinfocon
In episode 5 we hear from delegates, presenters and organisers at the Misinfocon event, held in London on October 25 2017. You can now watch all the keynote presentations from the day itself at the Misinfocon website.
Picture courtesy of First Draft
Jevin West - Information School, University of Washington - callingbullshit.org
Claire Wardle - Strategy and Research Director, First Draft.
Lisa-Maria Neudert - researcher at the Computational Propaganda Project, Oxford Internet Institute.
Phillip Smith - Senior Fellow for Media, Misinformation and Trust at Mozilla and organiser of Misinfocon.
Nov 15 2017
Rank #2: Rhizome theory, Remainers and news pollution
Mike and John discuss the 'rootless' nature of the internet and the difficulties that poses to reaching the sources of information pollution. The explosion of pro-'Remain' accounts on Twitter and the problem of low quality news aggregation sites is also covered.
For more information and to access the show notes, visit mikehind.co.uk
Dec 30 2017
Rank #3: Trust me, I'm an influencer
Feb 03 2018
Rank #4: 'Look over there!' How the social media giants got a free pass on Twitter during the #techhearings
Nov 27 2017