March 29th, 2007, 18:00 PM
Lie Detection Software Could Scan E-mail, Text Messages
Researchers at Cornell University want to create lie detection software for e-mail and text messages.
In the past three years, professors and students from several universities have coordinated with counterparts at Cornell to conduct experiments, analyze language, and compile a list of indicators of written deception. They have drawn from 40 years of research in linguistics and lies, including...