John Wihbey, NULab core faculty, was recently featured in a News@Northeastern article on fake news in 2018. Wihbey was interviewed about the continued relevance of fake news in the future and the potential for machine learning to help journalists break stories and identify analyze data. Wihbey said: “Machine learning can help humans make significant insights that could change the world,” he said, “but we need to train more people to do this kind of augmented journalism.”

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