Clickbait headlines

Clickbait headlines

Clickbait Headlines

Clickbait headlines, like the one shown in this example, often are provocative, but misleading statements used to channel people to deceptive stories. A team of researchers at Penn State and Arizona State University is enlisting computer and human collaborators to help detect clickbait headlines, so people can avoid these annoying — and often misleading — stories.

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