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Will his attempt to sideline investor Patrick Soon-Shiong lead to consolidated control, or will legal action push back? And did we ever figure out what a Tronc is, anyway?
Plus: LinkedIn claims it doesn’t have a fake news problem, Facebook’s “disputed story” alerts are spotted in the wild, and middle schoolers get trained to be skeptical.
Mais: o Linkedin alega que não tem um problema de fake news, os alertas de “história contestada” do Facebook são detectados e alunos do 3.º ciclo são treinados para serem cépticos.
NowThis’s success with its short newsy clips and distributed content ambitions gave it a model worth emulating. Now it’s looking beyond the format as it invests in longform video, investigative journalism, and other original content.
“Let’s stop relying on ad buyers and social media echo chambers to determine what we put in our brains —  which is just as important, or more so, than what we put in our bodies,” Ev Williams says.
Medium付费服务上线,摆脱广告依赖后,全新商业模式会否焕发生机?
“Rural is like good art — you know it when you see it.”
“There’s a reason the group’s called PostThis — we want people to take stories we share there and actually post them to their own networks.”