Beyond News Contents: The Role of Social Context for Fake News Detection

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Shu, Kai; Wang, Suhang; Liu, Huan; (2017)
  • Subject: Computer Science - Social and Information Networks
    acm: InformationSystems_MISCELLANEOUS | InformationSystems_INFORMATIONSTORAGEANDRETRIEVAL

Social media is becoming popular for news consumption due to its fast dissemination, easy access, and low cost. However, it also enables the wide propagation of fake news, i.e., news with intentionally false information. Detecting fake news is an important task, which n... View more
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