‘Hack Crash’ in the news

Social Media, Financial Algorithms and the Hack Crash a  paper Kate Crawford and I wrote about the interconnection of social media and financial markets is getting attention in different news outlets. It began with this the Boston Globe piece called “Lessons of the ‘hack crash’ from social media” and has continued in different places. Some of them listed below:

https://www.wired.de/collection/latest/wie-ein-fake-tweet-die-wall-street-crashen-liess

http://www.buzzfeed.com/josephbernstein/how-your-tweets-could-crash-the-global-economy#.xqLvPeYKX

http://www.mein-geld-medien.de/alltaegliches/9572-gefaehrdet-social-media-aktienmarkt

http://www.computerwelt.at/news/detail/artikel/111179-boersencrash-social-media-gefaehrdet-aktienmarkt/

http://www.pressetext.com/news/20150522005

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3090221/The-tweet-cost-139-BILLION-Researchers-analyse-impact-hacked-message-claiming-President-Obama-injured-White-House-explosion.html

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/technology-science/technology/how-single-tweet-wiped-136-5735677

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/05/150520160141.htm

http://www.homelandsecuritynewswire.com/dr20150521-one-false-tweet-sent-financial-markets-into-a-tailspin

http://phys.org/news/2015-05-false-tweet-computer-based-hack-real.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3090221/The-tweet-cost-139-BILLION-Researchers-analyse-impact-hacked-message-claiming-President-Obama-injured-White-House-explosion.html

http://www.sciencenewsline.com/articles/2015052019120045.html

http://www.scientificcomputing.com/news/2015/05/one-false-tweet-computer-based-hack-crash-led-real-panic

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