Open educational tools/strategies/sources for fact checking by Citizens around the World


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chat bot Olympics 2023

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misinformation, tutorial GPT (Generative Pre-trained Transformer), tools for WEBINT (web intelligence) and debunking, fact-checking practices

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CHATBOT as a CO-DESIGNER? AI assists during the design process.

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Verification of images and videos in the fight against misinformation with FotoForensics

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Chatbot technology is too complex.

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Read the entire news and don't stop at the headline.

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Chatbots can replace humans in all sectors and activities.

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Verification of images and videos in the fight against misinformation with App Serelay

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To spot misinformation and misleading information, ask 2023: WHERE DOES IT COME FROM?

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Be cautious of overly simple or schematic answers to complex issues, and of statements unsupported by evidence or references.

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Evaluate answers critically 2023: Do not accept the chatbot's answers as absolute truth.

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Chatbots can completely replace humans in customer service jobs.

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Research authors' skills on OPAC SBN

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Check that the URL is correct.

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Always verify received information by comparing it with reliable and authoritative sources. Chatbots can make mistakes or rely on outdated data.

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Chatbots can completely replace humans.

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