“Fake news,” post-truth, and technology … in the 19th century

Posted February 9, 2018 1:01 pm by Josep Lluís Micó

“Fake news,” post-truth, and technology … in the 19th century

Accusations of falsehood against technologically managed information might seem recent, but their origin goes back more than a century.The origin of so-called “fake news” probably dates back to the birth of journalism. Lies are as old as humanity itself. It is reasonable to think that, from the moment when there began to be interests beyond Read More…

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