Wei Wang, Liang Zhao, Edward Dougherty, Yang Cao, Chang-Tien Lu, Naren Ramakrishnan

Abstract

A quantitative analysis of tweets during the Ebola crisis reveals that lies, half-truths, and rumors can spread just like true news.

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Publication Details

Date of publication:
December 1, 2014
Journal:
Computer
Publisher:
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Page number(s):
90--94
Volume:
47
Issue Number:
12