Talk of fake news dominated the 2016 presidential election cycle. New research examines how people fall for such disinformation.
Millions of people have turned to crowdfunding platforms to raise money for medical care and stave off bankruptcy. This collection of research examines the trend from multiple angles.
Widespread Facebook use may lower corruption, a new study suggests, especially in countries with poor press-freedom records.
This roundup of research looks at virtual schools, including what kind of students enroll and the reasons families choose virtual over traditional schooling.
Hackers are everywhere. This tip sheet offers free resources to help journalists protect their sources and themselves.
It can be perilous in the digital age for journalists to offend the powerful, rich and litigious. Lawyer and
Fortune staff writer Jeff John Roberts offers advice for journalists and journalism faculty.
This collection of research offers insights into the impacts of fake news, including fake Twitter images, and how people use the internet to spread rumors and misinformation.
The strength of a university's Facebook community may play a role in building brand loyalty among students.
Adults, especially seniors and those with health problems, report higher levels of life satisfaction thanks to the internet, according to a study in
Computers in Human Behavior.
People who stream music are 11.4 percent more likely to pirate music, according to a new study from economists at the University of Tampa.