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Study Finds Older People Share More Fake News Than Others

8 days ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Fake news is a problem and many social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter are working on ways to try and curb it. There are also initiatives taken on by schools that aim to teach kids how to determine if a source is fake news and which isn't, but it seems that maybe we should be looking at educating the elderly as well. According to a recent study that was published in Science Advances , it was found that the majority of fake news that is being shared on the internet are usually by those who are aged 65 and older. Apparently this age group tends to share fake news seven times...
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