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Articles tagged Tow Center for Digital Journalism (29)

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“I think there’s a very viable long-term financial model for commercial media. But I don’t necessarily think that applies directly to journalism.”
“The kinds of things that I often see could literally be stopped by one person. I mean: 4chan trending on Google during the Las Vegas shooting? How that even happened, I have no idea, but I do know that one person could have stopped that.”
Plus: The lines between “fake news” and psyops, the Russians shared real news too, and “reality apathy.”
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.
“There is widespread frustration about the difficulty of gauging qualitative aspects of success, such as helpfulness or usefulness.”
Plus: Google’s new but fairly useless “knowledge panels,” bots spreading misinformation in local races, and: When is misinformation most dangerous?
“How do we produce business models which will support durable, robust journalism? Or do we just give up on the idea that advertising is the right model?”
New research on how news organizations are using (and abusing?) push notifications.