Statisticians Sniffing Out Fake Online Reviews Using Scientific Methods

Statisticians Sniffing Out Fake Online Reviews Using Scientific Methods

Online reviews can make or break your decision to try out a new hotel, check out a restaurant or even influence your choice of medical care. Unfortunately, companies desperate to be perceived as awesome sometimes try to sneak in their own positive reviews, posing as fellow consumers. Good for us, then, as science has come up with yet another way to help sniff out the fake reviews. [More]