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BBC News is a British state-sponsored news organization and the world’s largest broadcast news operation. BBC News is a division of the BBC, or British Broadcasting Corp., the world’s largest media organization and oldest national public broadcaster. The BBC is funded largely by revenue from British television licenses. The BBC was reported in 2014 to…

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Joseph Lichterman    
The site known for social media and tech coverage has hired nearly 30 more editorial staffers since October and, like BuzzFeed before it, is expanding into more general interest news.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
The BBC is on WhatsApp, WeChat, BBM, and Mxit, doing reporting and reaching new audiences. Can news organizations scale chat apps up from one-to-one to one-to-many?
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Caroline O'Donovan    
“I came to Harvard with skepticism and pessimism about India’s prospects,” said Nieman-Berkman fellow Hasit Shah. “How is it possible for people to be hooked up to the Internet when those basic development indices are being fixed so slowly?”
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Joseph Lichterman    
It’s part of Facebook’s continued push to make itself a place where journalists go to find content to share or feed into their stories.
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: Edward Snowden calls for greater security online, Tim Berners-Lee calls for a web Bill of Rights, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech news.
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John Wihbey    
The impact of paywalls, seeing a city through Instagram, and old vs. new media in the Arab Spring: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Sarah Darville    
Brazilians and Americans like to talk about the news online, apparently. Germans and Brits keep to themselves.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
A year after a radical redesign — favoring atomized, live, streaming news over traditional stories — ITV online director Julian March explains how the site generated massive audience growth.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
Over 2.5 million files analyzed by a global team of journalists reveal financial information about politicians, fundraisers. and celebrities from over 170 different countries.
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Justin Ellis    
“People have grown a little skeptical of companies that don’t seem to have a business model and you wonder when they’re going to do something.”
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Caroline O'Donovan    
“When you’re writing, especially journalism internationally, there is sort of a lack of cognizance around the facts that you’re not writing solely for an American audience anymore.”