WhatsApp to distribute $50K each to 20 projects from 11 countries to research spread of misinformation on the platform; WhatsApp won't provide any user data (Daniel Funke/Poynter)

Daniel Funke / Poynter:
WhatsApp to distribute $50K each to 20 projects from 11 countries to research spread of misinformation on the platform; WhatsApp won't provide any user data  —  WhatsApp is paying a group of researchers to investigate how misinformation spreads on its platform.



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