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Bloomberg expande serviços em consultoria na busca de um novo modelo de mídia

O anúncio surge quando o braço da mídia da empresa procura diversificar suas receitas diante do crescente desafio do duopólio publicitário digital do …

Do Facebook and Google have control of their algorithms anymore? A sobering assessment and a warning

If you searched Google immediately after the recent mass shooting in Texas for information on the gunman, you would have seen what Justin Hendrix, …

Journalism

Hey, Mark Zuckerberg: My Democracy Isn’t Your Laboratory

BELGRADE, Serbia — My country, Serbia, has become an unwilling laboratory for Facebook’s experiments on user behavior — and the independent, nonprofit investigative journalism organization where I am the editor in chief is one of the unfortunate lab rats.<p>Last month, I noticed that our stories had …

Mark Zuckerberg

Não devemos entregar nosso futuro às empresas de tecnologia

Oito das empresas mais valiosas do planeta operam no setor de tecnologia. A capitalização de mercado combinada dessas companhias é de US$ 4,7 …

Taming the masters of the tech universe

Eight of the world’s most highly valued companies are technology businesses. The combined market capitalisation of these companies is $4.7tn. That is …

Economics

“News you don’t believe”: Audience perspectives on fake news

In this RISJ Factsheet by Rasmus Kleis Nielsen and Lucas Graves, we analyse data from 8 focus groups and a survey of online news users to understand …

UK Universities

What does Mark Zuckerberg really think of the value of news? Not all that much.

As I was listening to mixed but mostly negative news last week about newspaper company financial results, Facebook was reporting another 49 percent …

Facebook

How Jeff Bezos built a tech business within the Washington Post

Where other publishers have been introducing disinvestment strategies for their print operations, the Washington Post has hired “hundreds” of …

Jeff Bezos

Snap's shares tumble as user growth falls short of expectations

(Reuters) - Snapchat-owner Snap Inc (SNAP.N) on Tuesday reported slower user growth than Wall Street expected and said it was redesigning the app, sending shares down about 20 percent on concerns it was being beaten by established rivals such as Facebook Inc's (FB.O) Instagram.<p>Snap's user growth in …

Markets

‘Fake news’ – o tamanho da encrenca - Opinião - Estadão

<i>“O facto de dizer a verdade de facto</i> <i>compreende muito mais que a informação quotidiana fornecida pelos jornalistas, ainda que sem eles nunca nos</i> …

O papel da mídia na formação da sociedade

New York Times' Good Quarter Shows Its Separation From Newspaper Pack

Roll those digital presses. With its third straight better-than-the-economy-growth-rate quarter, New York Times Co. (NYT) can almost mark 2017 as its …

Journalism

Facebook, Under Fire in Russia Inquiry, Posts 79% Rise in Profit

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers sent Facebook a harsh message this week over how Russian agents used the social network to spread division in the 2016 election. On Wednesday, Facebook’s top executives — including its chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, and chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg — spread a …

Facebook

Congress grills Facebook, Twitter, Google over Russian influence

Things get heated as tech executives face the second day of congressional hearings to answer questions about fake news and Russia's misinformation campaign.<p>Facebook, Google and Twitter came to Capitol Hill to argue they're ready to fight back against the scourge of fake news and the Russian …

Senate Intelligence Committee

First Draft report offers 35 recommendations to counter misinformation

A new report provides a comprehensive analysis of how online misinformation has become widespread — and what technology companies, media organizati

Donald Trump

Journalism Beyond Facts, Part 1

<b>This piece is the first of a two-part series.</b>Journalism is in a panic over facts. Fake facts. Alternate facts. Ideological facts.Suddenly, after …

Journalism

How Facebook, Google and Twitter 'embeds' helped Trump in 2016

A study reveals employees the companies placed in the Trump campaign played a surprisingly active role in shaping its message and targeting voters.<p>Facebook, Twitter and Google played a far deeper role in Donald Trump's presidential campaign than has previously been disclosed, with company employees …

Elections

“Fake news is news that you don’t believe is real.” Check out our new factsheet on how people see fake news http://bit.ly/2gCZ9rj …

The World's Most Powerful Publishers Refuse to Admit What They Really Are

Facebook and Google's push to personalize the news is the latest seismic shift in tech giants’ influence on the information landscape.<p>It took a terrorist attack for Google to enter the news business.<p>On September 11, 2001, after hijackers crashed two commercial jets into the World Trade Center as …

Journalism

At New York event, Facebook stays tight-lipped on fake news

NEW YORK — At a City University of New York event to discuss Facebook's efforts to fight misinformation, the company followed a familiar playbook o

Facebook

News Media Alliance Calls on Google, Facebook to Take Responsibility for Political Advertising

<b>Media Contact:</b><p>Lindsey Loving<br>Manager, Communications <br>lindsey@newsmediaalliance.org <br>571.366.1009<p>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<p>CEO Says Profits Drive …

Journalism

Publishers might have to start paying Facebook if they want anyone to see their stories

Facebook’s latest test should terrify publishers.<p>Facebook may make it harder for people to see publishers’ stories, unless those publishers pay to promote them.<p>As part of a new test in six countries, Facebook is taking content from publishers and businesses out of its main feed. Instead, those …

Facebook

Facebook moving non-promoted posts out of news feed in trial

New system could destroy smaller publishers if implemented, after journalists report drop in organic reach – but users will still see their friends’ posts<p>Facebook is testing a major change that would shift non-promoted posts out of its news feed, a move that could be catastrophic for publishers …

Facebook

“Exceedingly generous”: Google will split revenue with publishers who use its new subscription tools

Google, an advertising giant, has been making nice with news publishers by developing a series of tools they can use to more precisely attract and target paid subscribers. (It also ended the first-click-free policy this month, allowing subscription-based publishers to choose how many articles to …

Digital Media

Who are the Adams family, and why are they buying newspapers by the dozen?

As family owners of newspapers are deciding in waves to exit the difficult industry, many of them are finding a new and eager suitor — the secretiv

Warren Buffett

As mudanças extraordinárias do jornalismo!

<b>O início da revolução</b><i>por Dirceu Pio</i>Há pouco mais de 20 anos, saímos do tempo diferido e entramos de cabeça no tempo real; agora, somos forçados a …

“Amazon e Apple entrarão no mercado de notícias”

Os grandes investidores de tecnologia do Vale do Silício eventualmente começarão a investir em jornalismo. É o que defende Steve Coll, Reitor da …

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