Fake News for the Week Ending June 28, 2019

There was lots of news about fake news this week, including the following: Google is putting together a new media literacy program to teach kids how to spot fake news. That's certainly not a bad thing. More information here, from TechCrunch. And here's a link to the program, dubbed "Be Internet Awesome." Scientists claim that … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending June 28, 2019

Fake News for the Week Ending April 26, 2019

This was a pretty calm week for fake news, especially compared to the previous week. That's not to say that there wasn't any fake news, just that it wasn't quite as explosive. Here are the headlines: Here's a fake news story from "nbcnews.world," a site impersonating the realĀ  NBC News site. Under the headline "President … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending April 26, 2019