Trust

Survey says people don’t trust the Internet, what needs to change?

Survey https://www.cigionline.org/internet-survey-2019 More trust in the internet is needed if the digital economy is to become a viable development tool for developing nations. Social media companies are now a leading source of user distrust in the internet – surpassed only by cyber criminals – according to a new survey of over 25,000 internet users around […]

Trust

Many trust what their friends post on social media more than experts, poll claims

Facebook is seen as more reliable than experts, according to a new poll.  Fewer than 40 per cent of the 2,000 British adults surveyed, picked an expert as the most trustworthy authority for information and advice. Yet, one sixth admitted accepting anything a friend shares on social media as fact and impossible to be false because it is from someone they […]