Crowdsourced Factchecking

There is a role for crowdsourcing in factchecking but (so far) it’s not factchecking

In Summary

And now in more detail

The need for speed and the risk of manipulation

Primary Research

From: Towards A Sustainable Model for Fact-checking Platforms: Examining the Roles of Automation, Crowds and Professionals Naeemul Hassan, Mohammad Yousuf, Md Mahfuzul Haque, Javier A. Suarez Rivas, Md Khadimul Islam 2017

Crowdsourcing models that could work

So…

Mevan

Head of Automated Factchecking at Full Fact. Founder CitizenBeta.org, WhosIn.io

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