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Articles tagged Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism (48)

Journalist’s Resource sifts through the academic journals so you don’t have to. Here are what they consider 10 of the most important pieces of new research into digital and social media published in 2017.
A new study from the Reuters Institute examines the strengths and weaknesses of seven globally ambitious news companies — Brut, Business Insider, De Correspondent, HuffPost, Mashable, Quartz, and Vice.
Plus: Fake news probably didn’t swing the election, political polarization is nothing new, and Kara Swisher’s kid.
“Rebuilding trust will a long-term process and will require the commitment of publishers, platforms, and consumers over many years.”
The Reuters Institute’s annual report on digital news contains some surprises.
“The central fear, as Eli Pariser has put it, is that ‘news-filtering algorithms narrow what we know.’ This, at least, is the theory.”