Startups Joining Forces with Global Giants Could Kick Fake News to Curb in India
30 April 2019 8:48 AM GMT
With the world?s largest democracy undergoing elections, this seems like the right time to battle the malign of fake news
- With the increasing intake of media through the internet, social media has become the source of proliferating misinformation and propaganda.
- While the debate in the US is hyper-focused on the Facebook newsfeed, globally, the real challenge is closed messaging apps like WhatsApp, Viber, Telegram and FB Messenger.
- Apparently, Indians feel that the media organizations, if take the onus, can truly curb the spread of fake information.
- One such platform is Logical, a technology-led platform that uses artificial Intelligence with human insight to fine-comb news coverage to curb the spread of fake news.