Renee DiResta – Hacking Elections & Misinformation

The Feedback Loop by Singularity
Renee DiResta - Hacking Elections & Misinformation
Loading
/

This week our guest is Renee DiResta, the technical research manager at the Stanford Internet Observatory, a cross-disciplinary team exploring the abuse of our current information technologies. Specifically, Renee investigates the spread of narratives and propaganda across social networks such as pseudoscience conspiracies, terrorist activity, and state-sponsored information warfare.

We focused heavily on these topics during our conversation, exploring how Renee’s interest was first piqued by the anti-vaxxer community, how Redditors impacted the stock market with Gamestop, Russias involvement in the 2016 American presidential election, the potential consequences of a certified digital ID, and more.

Want to learn more about our podcasts and become a part of the community? Join here!

Host: Steven Parton // Music by: Amine el Filali

Deja un comentario

Tu dirección de correo electrónico no será publicada. Los campos obligatorios están marcados con *

This content is protected
Sorry this site is not allow to inspect element.
Sorry this site is not allow to view source.