Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
Wyoming regional media nonprofit WyoFile has been diving deep into local news for almost ten years
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE

Articles tagged Craig Silverman (13)

Also see results from other Nieman sites
“By looking more closely at how fake news moves and mobilizes people, we can develop a richer picture of not only how much it circulates where, but also why it circulates and how it resonates amongst different publics.”
“Trump really does polarize people’s views of reality.”
Mexico is the viral giant’s latest target for expansion. Will it continue leading with listicles and nostalgia, or is there more room for news in how it introduces BuzzFeed to new territories?
“Once a certain critical mass is met, repetition has a powerful effect on belief. The rumor becomes true for readers simply by virtue of its ubiquity.”
Tweaks to the News Feed algorithm that push back against satire and hoaxes suggest that Facebook wants better content — but is pushing responsibility on its users.
Spundge logo
It’s like Evernote for TweetDeck for Google Reader for WordPress. Andrew Phelps
Opportunities to debunk or verify abound, and the price for inaccuracy has never been higher, Craig Silverman argues.