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€3.9m data journalism project to build the tech to fight fake news (Silicon Republic)

DCU is to lead a €3.9m European research project to see how data science and other digital technologies can bolster journalism’s abilities in the era of fake news.

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In the era of fake news, journalism should be treated as a science (Silicon Republic)

As it becomes harder and harder to discern fake news from reality, Dr Bahareh Heravi from UCD is using her leading data journalism research to create effective tools for journalists worldwide.

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A robotic world could be brilliant or terrifying – I am pessimistic (Evening Echo)

In a brave new world, sometime in the future, life is going to be a dream because computers will do everything, including producing our food and doing all the simple tasks of everyday life that we don’t like doing.

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