As it happened: The Credibility Coalition
While there have been calls for an increased effort to improve the detection of and response to misinformation, doing so effectively requires a holistic approach, with reputation systems, fact-checking, media literacy, revenue models, and public feedback all helping to address the health of the information ecosystem. This session will introduce the Credibility Coalition and some pilot work: an initial set of indicators for article credibility defined collaboratively by a diverse coalition of experts and applied to a dataset of 40-50 articles on health and climate change. Find out more from Connie Moon Sehat, director, NewsFrames, Global Voices; collaborator, the Credibility Coalition.
Fighting disinformation and echo chambers with artificial intelligence
Lyric Jain, founder of AI start-up Logically, will explain how the company is aiming to improve the way people find news, and, by juxtaposing fact-based alternative perspectives, Logically exposes its users to narratives that challenge their beliefs and develop empathy between different communities.
- How The Credibility Coalition determines trust indicators
- The Credibility Coalition is working to establish the common elements of trustworthy articles
- Newsrw spotlight: Fighting disinformation and echo chambers with artificial intelligence
- Breaking bias and bursting filter bubbles: Meet the app bringing credibility to your newsfeed