Workshop: Self-correcting mechanisms of Twitter

One of the six workshops that are part of our CIP Conference 2015 on 3 July 2015 in the University of Amsterdam.

On January 29th 2015, a man wielding a fake gun has been arrested in a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS, causing the main evening bulletins to be cancelled. That evening, approximately 60.000 tweets have been posted online about the situation. Continue reading