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The Rumour Mill: Making the Spread of Misinformation Explicit and Tangible

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The Rumour Mill: Making the Spread of Misinformation Explicit and Tangible. / Inie, Nanna; Falk Olesen, Jeanette; Derczynski, Leon.

The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, 2020.

Research output: Conference Article in Proceeding or Book/Report chapterArticle in proceedingsResearchpeer-review

Harvard

Inie, N, Falk Olesen, J & Derczynski, L 2020, The Rumour Mill: Making the Spread of Misinformation Explicit and Tangible. in The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, United States, 25/04/2020. https://doi.org/10.1145/3334480.3383159

APA

Inie, N., Falk Olesen, J., & Derczynski, L. (2020). The Rumour Mill: Making the Spread of Misinformation Explicit and Tangible. In The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Association for Computing Machinery. https://doi.org/10.1145/3334480.3383159

Vancouver

Inie N, Falk Olesen J, Derczynski L. The Rumour Mill: Making the Spread of Misinformation Explicit and Tangible. In The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery. 2020 https://doi.org/10.1145/3334480.3383159

Author

Inie, Nanna ; Falk Olesen, Jeanette ; Derczynski, Leon. / The Rumour Mill: Making the Spread of Misinformation Explicit and Tangible. The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, 2020.

Bibtex

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abstract = "Spread of misinformation presents a technological and so-cial threat to society. With the advance of AI-based lan-guage models, automatically generated texts have be-come difficult to identify and easy to create at scale. Wepresent the “Rumour Mill{"}, a playful art piece, designed asa commentary on the spread of rumours and automatically-generated misinformation. The mill is a tabletop interactivemachine, which invites a user to experience the process ofcreating believable text by interacting with different tangiblecontrols on the mill. The user manipulates visible parame-ters to adjust the genre and type of an automatically gener-ated text rumour. The Rumour Mill is a physical demonstra-tion of the state of NLP technology and its ability to gener-ate and manipulate natural language text, and of the act ofstarting and spreading rumours.",
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