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Silverman, Craig. January 25, 2017. Facebook Changed Its Trending Product To Make It Show The Same Stuff to Everyone. BuzzFeedNews

Thomson, Clive. January 5, 2017. Social Networks Must Face Up to Their Political ImpactWired

Clancy, Amy. December 8, 2016. UW Professor Discusses Dangers, Motives of Fake NewsKIRO 7. 

Silverman, Craig. October 26, 2016. Here’s Why Facebook’s Trending Algorithm Keeps Promoting Fake NewsBuzzFeedNews

Winters, Chris and Kari Bray. October 26, 2014. "Social media awash in info, but much of it is utterly false." Everett Herald.

Hendersen, J. April 15, 2014. “Twitter Lessons from the Boston Marathon Bombings.” KUOW (NPR affiliate) Radio Interview. 

Ma, M. March 18, 2014. “Much misinformation tweeted after 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.” ScienceDaily

Soper, T. March 18, 2014. “Researchers look to flag false rumors on Twitter during breaking news events.” GeekWire

Baer, Drake. November 9, 2012. “As Sandy Became #sandy, Emergency Services Got Social.” Fast Company

Petty, Daniel. September 9, 2010. “Evacuees use Social Media to Keep Up on Boulder Wildfire Disaster Developments.” Denver Post: 

Spellman, Jim. September 22, 2010. “Heading off Disaster, One Tweet at a Time.” CNN Tech

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