Communication technologies connect us now more than ever, said Jeffrey Hancock, a professor of communication in the Stanford School of Humanities and Sciences.
This paper is an example of how people respond to some of the new pressures from the technologies that Her masive tits us. Hancock, along with David Markowitz, a former graduate student in communication who worked in the Stanford Social Media Lab founded by Hancock, conducted several studies that examined deception in mobile dating conversations.
These findings culminated in a paper published in the Journal of Communication. The lies people tell, or in most cases don t tell. Markowitz and Hancock then asked participants to rate the level of deceptiveness in messages.