Technology is Changing How We Talk to Each Other, Speaking of Psychology

This past year, technology has sometimes felt like the glue that’s kept many of our relationships alive. More and more, we talk to each other with technology in between us. Speaking of Psychology interview with Jeff Hancock.

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AI-Mediated Communication

Jeff Hancock reports on several studies and lays out some theoretical roadmaps to guide our future thinking on understanding AI-mediated communication.

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Psychology Trumps Technology: How to Express Yourself and Truly Connect With Others Online

Matt Abrahams sits down with Prof. Jeff Hancock, to talk about the communication tendencies, styles, and mistakes of social media users.

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The Future of Lying

Jeff Hancock on the AARP Washington State “Sorting Fact From Fiction” speaker series.

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Social Robots and Deception

Jeff Hancock on the American Psychological Association “Speaking of Psychology” podcast.

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SML research is featured in a report to the President and Congress

How can we tell if someone is lying to us in their tweet, their Facebook post, the news that they shared via a text or an online video? Worse yet, some of those people might not even be people, but bots coordinating to promote some propaganda or commercial interest.

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Truth, Trustworthiness and Technology in Political Campaigns

In this talk, Jeff Hancock discusses the state-of-the-art in deception detection research on how to spot a liar online, explore some new forms of deception, and examine how different technologies affect both how we lie and trust online.

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Trump’s bullsh*t: Why his supporters don’t care that he’s lying, CNN

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are seen as equally trustworthy by the public, and yet Trump makes false statements almost four times as often than Clinton.  How is this possible?

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Affect, Affordances and the Psychology of Social Media

In this Stanford Human-Computer Interaction seminar Jeff Hancock discusses the psychological affects of using social media.

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