Enquiring Minds: Early Detection of Rumors in Social Media from Enquiry Posts
WWW, pp. 1395-1405, 2015.
Many previous techniques identify trending topics in social media, even topics that are not pre-defined. We present a technique to identify trending rumors, which we define as topics that include disputed factual claims. Putting aside any attempt to assess whether the rumors are true or false, it is valuable to identify trending rumors as...More