Your Digital Self: The abuse of artificial intelligence means we all need to be fact-checkers

Artificial intelligence has made it more difficult than ever to separate fact from fiction. That’s why it’s imperative to check the facts before reacting to anything you see in the media.

Twitter TWTR, +0.93% Facebook FB, +3.26% Microsoft MSFT, +0.14% and similar technology companies possess copious amounts of data on every individual using their services. Until not too long ago, this info was difficult to use, simply because of its sheer size and complexity. Human analysts would need years and thousands of working hours to define, detect and follow complex trends that the data point out.

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