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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, many singletons turn to dating apps to find a date for February 14th. While usage patterns vary a lot, some dating apps have been reporting an increase in downloads around Valentine’s Day. In 2020, Tinder had a 14% increase in downloads in the UK on the day after — not a euphemism in this case, but another day

Altering the information spread through mass media, whether intentionally (disinformation) or unintentionally (misinformation), is not a new practice. However, misinformation and disinformation have been fueled by digital technologies in the past decades, thanks to the rapid growth of digital media, online news outlets, and social networks. The spread of fake news online has become a major issue. Tech is catching up and new tools for identifying fake news are being developed. Besides, there are