Study: Twitter's fake news is largely shared by old conservatives


Researchers writing in the journal science examined the Twitter accounts of more than sixteen thousand users during the height of the two thousand sixteen election campaign, they found just sixteen of them spread eighty percent of all the misinformation that was masquerading as news those who did were more likely to be over the age of sixty five and politically conservative. The super shares were active sharing more than three hundred bits of fake information each between August and December the steady reached conclusions. That were similar to one released this month about misinformation spread by Facebook

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