Friday, January 20, 2017

    Around The Net

    • CNN Is Looking For An Honest Fake News ReporterVice

      On Thursday, CNN Media posted a job listing looking to hire a senior writer whose entire job would be to chase down stories like the one that aide to a Maryland lawmaker planted about Hillary Clinton buying fraudulent ballots in Ohio or the one about her being involved with a pedophile ring in the basement of a DC pizza restaurant. ...Read the whole story

    • Microsoft Debuts Fresh Windows 10 Test BuildZDNet

      Microsoft just released a fresh Windows 10 Creators Update Build. “Like the last two Insider test builds, [this latest version] includes quite a few new features,” ZDNet reports. “The blog post describing today's build also includes an acknowledgement that Microsoft will not be delivering the new ‘My People’ feature that it showed off in October 2016 as part of the Creators Update, as it originally planned.” ...Read the whole story

    Fake News Didn't Sway Election (Probably)

    A new study from researchers at Stanford and New York University suggests that made-up stories on social media most likely did not influence the outcome of the presidential election. ...More