Thank you for a successful MISDOOM 2019

The first edition of the Multidisciplinary International Symposium on Disinformation in Open Online Media (MISDOOM) in Hamburg was a great success. More than 70 scientists from multiple disciplines (computer science, communication science, political science, media science, and journalism), practitioners, think tanks, and governmental officials met for an inspiring exchange of insights and ideas. The program…

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PropStop at the national BMBF conference on IT-security research

PropStop participated in a discussion panel on digital media at the national BMBF conference on IT-security research. http://www.forschung-it-sicherheit-kommunikationssysteme.de/it-sicherheitskonferenz The discussion was moderated by Daniel Finger (rbb) and dealt with the following topics: how do we inform ourselves and others using digital media? How is publicity generated and do algorithms manipulate information reception? How do social…

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German media mentions PropStop

German media already pays some attention to the PropStop project. Here we provide a first collection to reports, radio podcasts , and a TV clip on our project: Radio podcast of the Campus Radio Q (University of Münster) Online article by the WDR Article and radio podcast of the Deutschlandfunk (Markt und Medien) TV clip…

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PropStop has started

On June 01, 2016 we received the official funding decision by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and officially started the PropStop project. Today, also the web site of our project starts. Here, we will post news, results and events related to our project. We are looking foreward to participating in an…

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