Future of Media, Entertainment and Sport

We're lying more. And social media could be to blame

Two studies almost 20 years apart tracked the tendency to lie using the available technologies of the time. Image: Unsplash/Robin Worrall

David Markowitz

Assistant Professor of Social Media Data Analytics, University of Oregon

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this chart shows the rate of lying across different forms of virtual communiction
People are most likely to lie over the phone and video chats. Image: Chart: The Conversation, CC-BY-ND Source: David M. Markowitz

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