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Plus: How “junk news” differs from “fake news,” and LinkedIn gets less boring (but not in a good way).
There seems to be some momentum among those with deep pockets to address the local news crisis. But if that money appears, where should it be directed?
The “Iffy Quotient” has been downright steady leading up to tomorrow’s midterm elections, and Facebook deserves some credit for it.
Without a News Feed to scroll through, more people head directly to news sites for their information fix.
Publishers’ “pivot to video” was driven largely by a belief that if Facebook was seeing users, in massive numbers, shift to video from text, the trend must be real.
Plus: Twitter, Facebook, and Google sign on to the European Commission’s Code of Practice on Disinformation, and BBC Africa’s investigation into four murders.
“Journalists in every field need to have more skills to investigate those types of decision-making that are embedded in technology.”
Plus: How YouTubers spread far-right beliefs (don’t just blame algorithms), and another cry for less both-sides journalism.