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Online Research Guide with Henk van Ess

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Journalists and other investigators around the world want a reliable and up-to-date resource that helps them to conduct open source research online and on the most popular social media platforms. Online research expert Henk van Ess has created a seven-chapter guide that offers reporters step-by-step instructions on how to use Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, TikTok, and Telegram to perform investigations of people and subjects online. He’s also created a detailed tutorial on using facial recognition technology and best practices for putting these tools together in verifying claims online.

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Facial Recognition Made Easy

When disaster strikes, corruption occurs, or social injustice happens, facial recognition technology can expose hidden truths. The technology can, however, provide false information as well.