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If Facebook stops putting news in front of readers, will readers bother to go looking for it?

The idea that the value of a piece of news is defined by likes and comments — that taking in information without getting into a back-and-forth with your uncle about it is somehow unworthy — is actually a profoundly ideological statement.<p>I gave a talk at NYU’s Studio 20 last month. It was a review …

Facebook

It's the (Democracy-Poisoning) Golden Age of Free Speech

For most of modern history, the easiest way to block the spread of an idea was to keep it from being mechanically disseminated. Shutter the …

Censorship

Allá donde estés, habrá noticias

Nuevas formas de producción automatizada de contenidos irrumpen en el periodismo. Sin haber digerido todavía el impacto de internet, los medios se …

Notícies falses: compartir és curar

Comprovació de seguretat mitjançant un detector de mentides als controls del Clinton Engineer Works. Oak Ridge, EUA, c. 1945 | Wikimedia Commons | …

How Bots Are Threatening Online Discourse

The 2016 US Presidential election elevated the issue of social media bots and “fake news” to an unprecedented level of attention. Yet for all of the …

La neutralidad de la red como síntoma

El plan presentado por Ajit Pai, anteriormente abogado de Verizon y ahora director de la Federal Communications Commission (FCC) norteamericana, para …

Why don’t people trust the news and social media? A new report lets them explain in their own words

A new report from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism offers a bit more insight into what’s driving distrust in news organizations across the world.<p>Working with YouGov, the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism polled around 18,000 people across nine countries (U.S., Germany, …

Journalism

Net Neutrality: cuando las decisiones y las sonrisas esconden corrupción

Ajit Pai, Director de la Federal Communications Commission (FCC) norteamericana, ha obtenido el dudoso honor de ser la primera persona en su cargo …

La gran cizaña de los cíborgs

Al menos 30 países sufren la manipulación del debate público con perfiles fraudulentos en las redes sociales. Así es como los rebaños de trolls y …

Así juega Facebook con su mente para convertirlo en mercancía

Ampliando las protecciones de los usuarios en Internet

Internet permite a los desarrolladores crear muchos tipos de experiencias diferentes, lo que ha posibilitado una amplia variedad de contenidos online …

She Warned of ‘Peer-to-Peer Misinformation.’ Congress Listened.

SAN FRANCISCO — Before the sun came up on Oct. 31, Renee DiResta sat in bed in her pajamas and logged into a virtual war room.<p>For years, Ms. DiResta had battled disinformation campaigns, cataloging data on how malicious actors spread fake narratives online. That morning, wearing headphones so she …

Google Serves Fake News Ads in an Unlikely Place: Fact-Checking Sites

SAN FRANCISCO — The headlines are eye-catching. Melania Trump is leaving the White House! Home renovation cable star Joanna Gaines has abandoned her HGTV show and husband Chip Gaines! Televangelist Joel Osteen is leaving his wife!<p>None of the stories were true. Yet as recently as late last week, …

Journalism

What Facebook Did to American Democracy

And why it was so hard to see it coming<p>In the media world, as in so many other realms, there is a sharp discontinuity in the timeline: before the 2016 election, and after.<p>Things we thought we understood—narratives, data, software, news events—have had to be reinterpreted in light of Donald Trump’s …

Journalism
Creative Commons

Paths to Our Digital Future - 2017 Internet Society Global Report

¿Y si ... la forma en que invertimos en acceso está afianzando a los actores dominantes y perpetuando las brechas digitales y socioeconómicas que ya …

The future of news is humans talking to machines

This year, the iPhone turned 10. Its launch heralded a new era in audience behavior that fundamentally changed how news organizations would think about how their work is discovered, distributed and consumed.<p>This summer, as a Knight Visiting Nieman Fellow at Harvard, I’ve been looking at another …

Automation

El poder de los algoritmos: cómo el software formatea la cultura

Retrato de Ada Lovelace, primera programadora de la historia de las computadoras. Autor: William Henry Mote, 1838. Fuente: The Ada Picture Gallery.<p>El …

Armas de manipulación masiva

La política en los tiempos de las redes sociales ha adquirido muy extraños derroteros. En países no democráticos, como China, el régimen dedica más …

“El manejo de las redes sociales de Trump no es casual, es una estrategia muy trabajada”

Google Academics Inc.

<b>Google has paid scholars millions to produce hundreds of papers supporting its policy interests, following in the footsteps of the oil and tobacco</b> …

Research

Todo está bien (with images, tweets) · ManuelBartual

How a handful of tech companies control billions of minds every day | Tristan Harris

YouTube

How I Got Fired From a D.C. Think Tank for Fighting Against the Power of Google

In 2010, while I was pushing to break up big banks because they had become too powerful, I started to realize that the problem in America wasn’t just …

Eric Schmidt

Want readers to start trusting you again? Stop stalking them across the internet

Last year, Steven Englehardt and Arvind Narayanan at Princeton University looked at the top 1 million sites on the internet and found that news …

News Industry

"La revolución del aprendizaje profundo en la inteligencia artificial ha sucedido demasiado rápido"

Andrew Ng, uno de los expertos en inteligencia artificial más reconocidos del mundo, <b>lanza una iniciativa en línea para formar millones de expertos en</b> …

Eliminating the Human - MIT Technology Review

I have a theory that much recent tech development and innovation over the last decade or so has an unspoken overarching agenda. It has been about …

Intelligence

First Evidence That Social Bots Play a Major Role in Spreading Fake News - MIT Technology Review

Fake news and the way it spreads on social media is emerging as one of the great threats to modern society. In recent times, fake news has been used …

Fake News

"No es el robot físico el que va a quitar el trabajo"

Nada más bajarse del tren en Madrid (España), el director del Instituto de Investigación en Inteligencia Artificial del CSIC, Ramón López de …