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The Case of the Fake Transatlantic Flight: Can You Really Trust Online Tools?
Whether we realize it or not, we all have become more or less dependent on computers, the Internet, and many different and complex computer systems.In both

flight reservations  I opened an online flight tracker that I have been using for quite a while and verified that the airplane had departed on time and that everything seemed to be fine. Considering online flight tracking tools to be reliable sources of the most recent updates on current flights, I did not expect to be misled. I presume these trackers receive data from one of the most sophisticated software systems in the world—air traffic control systems—and my confidence in the data was high. Three hours later, I

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