In Today’s Warp-Speed World, Online Missteps Spread Faster Than Ever

From CNN:

“…in an increasingly connected world where social networking has made us all news sources, that means missteps and misinformation get issued — and repeated — more quickly than ever.”

” ‘There’s never been such pressure to speak before one knows,’ says science writer James Gleick, …there’s always been a desire to gather and disseminate news, he points out, ‘but never until now has it been global and instantaneous.’ “


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