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Joseph Lichterman / Nieman Lab:
Google News unveils desktop redesign that highlights fact checking sites, streamlines design, and offers more personalization   —  “To give them that multitude of facts, voices, and perspectives, you want the UI to disappear and not be a sense of overload or cognitive load on them but just be transparent."
Jun 27, 2017, 6:35 PM - In context

Benjamin Mullin / Poynter:
The Knight Prototype Fund awards $1M to projects aimed at fighting misinformation, including a mobile game that tracks falsehoods and a media literacy program   —  A mobile game that tracks falsehoods, a tool that busts lie-spewing internet bots and projects aimed at increasing the reach …
Jun 22, 2017, 10:25 AM - In context

Alexios Mantzarlis / Poynter:
Analysis shows that conservative websites are far more likely to attack fact-checkers than their liberal counterparts   —  During the 2016 presidential election, popular conservative websites were far more likely to criticize fact-checking organizations than their liberal counterparts …
Jun 12, 2017, 8:35 AM - In context

Sam Levin / The Guardian:
Review shows Facebook's anti-fake news initiatives as ineffective, with many articles disputed by fact-checkers being labeled “disputed” too late or not at all   —  hen Facebook's new fact-checking system labeled a Newport Buzz article as possible “fake news”, warning users against sharing it, something unexpected happened.
May 16, 2017, 12:30 PM - In context

Jeff Jarvis / Medium:
Storyful and Moat debut Open Brand Safety, working with CUNY School of Journalism to catalog sites that spread misinformation, then share findings with brands   —  But first, how do we define quality—and crap?  —  Storyful and Moat—together with CUNY and our new News Integrity Initiative* …
May 2, 2017, 3:50 PM - In context

Creator of Google News describes traits of story clusters and their sharing patterns that can be used by algorithms and humans to flag them as fake   —  Fast enough to empower humans to take action  —  Last November, a friend told me about his extended family of Filipino-Americans in the Fresno area.
Apr 27, 2017, 10:35 PM - In context

Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Inside Zuckerberg's and Facebook's evolving approach to misinformation and filter bubbles, now that the issues have been more openly acknowledged   —  Mark Zuckerberg now acknowledges the dangerous side of the social revolution he helped start.  But is the most powerful tool for connection …
Apr 25, 2017, 4:15 PM - In context

Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
How Facebook's language around the fake news issue has evolved, and why it will never say it is a media company or has a responsibility for user-shared content   —  ark Zuckerberg is displeased.  It's been more than four months since election night, but Facebook still finds itself in the hot seat …
Mar 20, 2017, 2:00 AM - In context

Jim Rutenberg / New York Times:
In the era of the curated digital feed, readers now experience the day's stories as a kind of choose-your-own-news adventure   —  AUSTIN, Tex. — A fascinating story emerged about Netflix last week.  —  The Daily Mail reported that the streaming television service was developing …
Mar 13, 2017, 2:10 PM - In context

CNN's media show, Reliable Sources, wins a Walter Cronkite award for best national network news program; NBC News' Katy Tur recognized in separate category   —  With reporters, news media and even the truth under assault, the winners of the 2017 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence …
Mar 13, 2017, 11:06 AM - In context




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