Many Consumers Think ‘Fake News’ Is Still a Problem Heading Into 2020

Ad Week’s recent article highlights a survey recently conducted by Freckle’s mobile application Killi and how more than half of the respondents (86%) cited fake news as an ongoing problem.

“The general public’s awareness that large, centralized platforms like Google and Facebook have an enormous and opaque influence on the media and political ecosystem is compounding,” said Neil Sweeney, founder and CEO of Killi and Freckle, another data company, in a statement. “There is no going backwards, as irrespective of party, politicians are seeing this as an abuse of citizens and voters.”

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