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Indian journalists are on the frontline in the fight against election deepfakes
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Feb. 15, 2011, 6 p.m.

Links on Twitter: Measuring wordquakes on blogs, Apple’s subscription plan drops and using Xtranormal for news

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Journalist utility belt alert! A telephoto lens for your iPhone camera »

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Outbrain, makers of the engine that suggests stories on many websites, is planning to expand »

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