On-Device Context: A defense against misinformation in the encrypted WhatsApp

Balancing privacy, security, and mitigation of misinformation

How it works

Types of threats

Goals and Constraints

Potential Challenges

User resource constraints: Bandwidth, Storage, CPU, Battery

Fact checking credibility and costs

UX and psychosocial challenges

Increased government pressure


Founder of the Thoughtful Technology Project & GMF non-res fellow. Prev Tow fellow & Chief Technologist @ Center for Social Media Responsibility. av@aviv.me

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