For many decades, fake news has been an issue that readers had to combat, but it wasn’t until recently that fake news became so prominent and influential in our daily lives. According to a 2016 Gallup poll, only 32% of people said they have a great deal or fair amount of trust in the media, down 8% from the previous year - and the lowest it’s been in polling history. This is clearly a huge issue for companies and news organizations, and fake news sites are capitalizing on it.
We know sometimes it’s hard staying up-to-date with the latest world and technology news, pop culture happenings and work assignments, all while having enough time to watch the three hour Bachelor episode this week (this can’t just be us.) So, to take one item off of your mental to-do list, we’re back again with another round-up of the latest news, trends and updates in the tech world.