Disinformation is a subset of propaganda and is false information that is spread deliberately to deceive. It is also known as black propaganda. Disiformation and other online problems are not conventional problems that can be solved individually with traditional regulation.
Instead, they are a web of interrelated “wicked” problems — problems that are highly complex, interdependent, and unstable — and can only be mitigated, managed, or minimized.
In the discussion Mark Little shares an overview of his journalistic background, creating Storyful, working at Twitter and his passion to prevent disinformation. The work Kinzen does to stop disinformation, why the problem is challenging to solve, using ML to reduce the problem and the future of news.