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Not Everyone Gets To Use iPhones In The Movies

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Bre Clark leads a workshop at the Schweinhaut Senior Center in Silver Spring, Md., called "How to Spot Fake News." Sam Gringlas/NPR hide caption

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With An Election On The Horizon, Older Adults Get Help Spotting Fake News

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'Inside Story' Sheds Light On Facebook's Effort To Connect The World

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Craigslist founder Craig Newmark (L) and CEO Jim Buckmaster pose in front of the Craigslist office March 21, 2006 in San Francisco. The site has become a behemoth but changed little aesthetically. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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At 25 Years, Understanding The Longevity Of Craigslist

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How Some Are Trying To Teach Senior Citizens To Spot Fake News

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Soybean plants grow in a field near Tiskilwa, Ill. Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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An Airbnb For Farmland Hits A Snag, As Farmers Raise Data Privacy Concerns

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The nonprofit Code for America is using computer algorithms to help California prosecutors comply with clearing criminal records of certain marijuana convictions. Josh Edelson/AP hide caption

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Algorithm Targets Marijuana Convictions Eligible To Be Cleared

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A Father Fights To Get Footage Of His Daughter's Death Removed

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Troll Watch: Deep Fakes In Indian Elections

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Troll Watch: Russian Interference In 2020

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Remembering The Pioneer Behind Your Computer's Cut, Copy And Paste Functions

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