The way Australian politics is conducted now - abrasive, shallow, personal - is a known turn-off for voters. So why don't the politicans change?
A survey shows that most Puerto Ricans didn't highly rate the official information coming out of the island. With the Institute of Statistics in trouble, the situation is likely not to improve.
When it comes to ongoing security co-operation, mutual trust is crucial – but that is currently lacking.
New research has uncovered a previously unknown weakness in smart city systems: devices that trust each other. That could lead to some pretty terrible traffic, among other problems.
Michigan officials have ended distribution of free bottled water in Flint, but many residents believe the city's water crisis is not over and have lost all trust in government.
A public meeting of flat earthers is a product and sign of our times.
The UK's black Caribbean community is traditionally more inclined towards Labour. They're even less likely to switch now.
The technology behind blockchain remains a mystery to many, but the it shares many common features with the popular online encyclopedia with which most web users are very familiar.
Healthcare workers are losing trust in the system in South Africa.
An expert in trust assesses how it comes into play while finding a solution that avoids a hard border for Northern Ireland.
Young people are abandoning Facebook and calls to delete profiles are growing over the alleged exploitation of data for political campaigns.
Researchers spent 16 years at a high school and observed security tighten and then loosen up again. What they found is that tighter security had the opposite of the intended effect.
Users shouldn't trust Facebook, but that doesn't mean they should immediately abandon what has become a crucial platform for connectedness.
Their culture places a high value on something many Americans don't.
South African investigative journalists and civil society played a crucial role in bringing a country in the clutches of patronage networks back from the brink.
A scholar of digital trust evaluates Facebook's current efforts and proposes some improvements the company could make.
To ensure the success of global trade, we need to understand and make allowances for cultural differences in trust.
New research on the future of the welfare state found people lack confidence in the whole system of government, rather than individual politicians.
Trust has returned to areas with a higher concentration of ethnically diverse migrants significantly since 2005, but more must to be done if we want to avoid another Cronulla riot.
People prefer human experts even when they're wrong.