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You'd be forgiven for thinking the fake news phenomenon is driven only by Trump propagandists, but it's a problem dished out by UK newsbrands too - albeit in a less sinister guise - says BuzzFeed's political editor at AWE 2017.
The media research community met this week to ask what role it should play to overcome some of the biggest challenges facing the industry. This is what Facebook, Kantar, Stack I/O and a host of senior researchers had to say.
Forget fake news, it's fake ads the media industry might want to start worrying about - and if it fails to curb them, alongside other related problems, it could face enforced regulation, says the Guardian's Hamish Nicklin.
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