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Articles tagged Berkman Center (38)

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John Wihbey    
When journalists factcheck politicians (or don’t), how to flag bad behavior on social media, and getting past slactivism: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
A new report from the Berkman Center weighs the benefits and limitations of surveys, search data, social platforms, third party analytics, and more.
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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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Linda Kinstler    
Two academics from NYU worry that the old binary system — a court document is either public or it’s not — doesn’t mesh well with a searchable online context, and that protecting access might mean rethinking it.
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Joshua Benton    
“Journalists must, I believe, be more agile, more open, more listening, and more willing to work as teams, take chances and improvise, if they are to succeed.”
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John Wihbey    
Twitter as a public diary, flipping pages vs. clicking links, and when bots do interviews: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
The Arizona State professor is working on a book project that also looks at journalists’ poor understanding of online security.
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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.”
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Lessons from Tea Leaf Nation, a site that monitors Chinese social media to get beyond state-controlled media.
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Joshua Benton    
Three recent talks that challenge how information is evolving.