Essays about: "Misinformation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 40 essays containing the word Misinformation.

  1. 1. Digital crisis communication : A studyof Swedish region crisis communication through social media

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Julia Ignaszak; Natalie Kirk; Samar Muzaiek; [2022]
    Keywords : crisis management; crisis communication; digital crisis communication; coronavirus crisis; COVID-19;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research is to gain a better understanding of how crisis communication strategies, specifically digital crisis communication, used by public organizations and governments, can reduce uncertaintyduring a crisis. The researchmethod of this studyis amixed method approachwhichobtainsqualitative data through interviews and quantitative data through a survey. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Tailors, Merchants, and Consumers of Misinformation. Unearthing the Patterns of Misinformation in Bangladesh.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Mohammad Mafizul Islam; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Misinformation; Disinformation; Fake News; Fact Check; Bangladesh;

    Abstract : Misinformation has always existed, though research suggests that their prevalence has increased in recent years in different forms (post-truth and alternative facts, for instance). Experts claim that it is now a global phenomenon regardless of their financial condition or advanced technology. READ MORE

  3. 3. Masquerader Detection via 2fa Honeytokens

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Anton Wiklund; [2021]
    Keywords : Cyber security deception; two-factor authentication 2fa ; honeytoken; misinformation; intrusion detection;

    Abstract : Detection of insider threats is vital within cybersecurity. Techniques for detection include honeytokens, which most often are resources that, through deception, seek to expose intruders. One kind of insider that is detectable via honeytokens is the masquerader. READ MORE

  4. 4. The role of digital media in the dissemination of Covid-19 conspiracy theories: The case of Czech conspiracy theory believers

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Gabriela Holesova; [2021]
    Keywords : conspiracy theories; Covid-19; network society; context collapse; echo chambers; selective exposure;

    Abstract : The spread of the Covid-19 pandemic has been since its early beginnings accompanied by the spread of the so called 'infodemic' of misinformation and conspiracy theories about the virus in the media. This infodemic swiftly started to present a matter of significant concern especially in the dynamic landscape of digital media which due to an ease of sharing and content contribution allowed for Covid-19 conspiracy theories to continue to gain momentum. READ MORE

  5. 5. SHIFT : An alternate future for experiencing reality in digital imagery.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Manu Revi Poovakkat; [2021]
    Keywords : Interaction design; Digital imagery; Still imagery; Reality; Visual misinformation;

    Abstract : A picture is worth 1000 words. Great visuals can enhance, dramatize and even bend the narrative. From historical photos to modern-day digital images made of millions of pixels, images have always been instrumental in shaping our visual understanding of the world around us. READ MORE