Factiva

Wall Street Journal offers free access to Stanford affiliates

A new partnership between Stanford Libraries and The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) closed on April 17 provides complimentary WSJ memberships to all …

Student Journalism

Dow Jones Media Group Partners With Brave Software To Offer Premium Content To Users and Test Blockchain-Based Payment Technology

SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Privacy web browser Brave Software and Dow Jones Media Group have announced a partnership …

Digital Advertising

Crisis or self-correction: Rethinking how the media cover science

Jamieson considers three structures in science narratives - the quest discovery, the counterfeit discovery, and the systemic problem. The quest, a …

Journalism

Major US newspapers ignored the role of fake news in Italy's high-stakes general election

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters<br>A far-right party and an anti-establishment party that controls a fake news network won in major upsets in Italy’s general …

Journalism

NY Times Opinion: Where are the liberals on Venezuela?

Bret Stephens has an opinion piece at the NY Times today asking why the American left seems to have so little interest in a human rights cause …

Venezuela

On Venezuela, Where Are Liberals?

Students at the University of Michigan have staged a rare protest against the brutal dictatorship of Venezuela’s Nicolás Maduro. According to The Michigan Daily, more than 100 people joined a rally less than 24 hours after two students created an “SOS Venezuela” Facebook event.<p>“I think the event …

Opinion

Media ignore Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore’s other extremist belief: climate change denial

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters<br>Roy Moore, Republican Senate candidate in Alabama, has drawn media attention for his extreme and dangerous views on …

Liberal View

Trump's Tough Talk at the United Nations

Trump’s threat to “totally destroy North Korea” at the United Nations this week generated concern in many corners but a round of applause from many …

Conservative View

Dow Jones Factiva

White paper<p>The True ROI of<br>Digital Content<p>Mary Ellen Bates<p>Download white paper<p>When evaluating digital content providers, two criteria dominate the …

Dow Jones

How Dow Jones is helping companies mine cloud data for business transformation

Dow Jones' DNA platform allows third parties to integrate its news and data into their own products. Here's how the company made the move toward …

Big Data

Did You Hear the One About the VIX?

Even before Wednesday, volatility was already on everbody's mind<p>Finally there’s some real fear in the fear gauge. When market’s were going nowhere, there was a growing obsession with the low level of the Volatility Index, or VIX. Either markets would tank because they always do when the VIX was so …

Stock Markets

Data Mining Tools and Techniques for Harvesting Data from the Internet

<b>“Maybe we can use data from the Internet?”</b><p>Have you ever said that sentence? In my recent experience, this sentence is coming up more and more. After …

Stack Overflow

Through Time And Tide: A Survey of Singapore’s Reefs

The reefs that fringed Singapore’s coastline and islands have served for centuries as maritime markers, fishing grounds and even homes for island …

Asia

Five decades of reporting terrorism: Has there been too little or too much coverage?

Media coverage of terror attacks is under-representing of actions, Trump argues.<p>On Feb. 6, 2017, US president Donald Trump stated that media coverage of terrorist attacks under-represented the extent of terrorist actions. To support this assertion, White House staff released a list of 78 attacks …

South-east Asia

Reports Of Medical Breakthroughs Often Don't Prove Out

When you pick up a newspaper and read a story about the latest results on breast cancer, autism, depression or other ailments, what are the odds that finding will stand the test of time?<p>The answer, according to a study in the journal <i>PLOS One</i> is: flip a coin.<p>Only about half of the medical findings …

News (U.S.)

12 Breakout Apps You May be Missing from your Salesforce Org

I’ll admit that I try to stay on top of the latest technology trends, am always looking for the newest gadgets, and always keep my iPhone apps up to …

Customer Experience

Is fintech a disruptor or enabler for Canada’s big banks?

<i>Michael R. King is co-director, Scotiabank Digital Banking Lab at Ivey Business School, Western University</i><p>According to the search tool Factiva, the term "fintech" appeared close to 90,000 times in the global print media this year versus fewer than 300 in 2007, with many more references on social …

Customer Service

Signal Media raises £5.8M to help companies monitor and sift through the news

There are a plethora of companies in the “media monitoring” space, such as Cision, Factiva and Meltwater, but London-based Signal Media reckons that it can give them all a run for their money. <br>By employing AI, the company claims to be able to offer more certainty that a news source can be trusted …

Factiva

Buzz Correlates To Cash For Kim Kardashian West And Other Reality Stars

America’s top-earning reality stars know a thing or two about making headlines. And as Kim Kardashian West shows, it seems those with lots of headlines tend to make more money.<p>Top-ranked Kim Kardashian earned $51 million–and far and away the most press mentions in that time frame. She was talked …

Kendall Jenner

Obama Admin Approved Over 1,500 Offshore Fracking Permits in Gulf of Mexico and Mainstream Media Has Ignored It

On June 24, the independent news website TruthOut broke a doozy of a story: the Obama Administration has secretly approved over 1,500 instances of …

Barack Obama

Why the digital drug model may be floundering

2016-06-06T12:06:50.000Z<p>By: Izabella Kaminska<p>In an audio interview last week with technologist Tim Ferris, Silicon Valley’s most ardent defender and …

Santa Cruz

Is there gender bias in hedge funds?

Running a successful hedge fund is a challenge for anyone. But it’s especially hard for women, a recent study says.<p>Hedge funds run by women are …

Finance

On the hypothetical eventuality of no more free internet

2016-02-10T08:30:31.000Z<p>By: Izabella Kaminska<p>This is the first in an occasional series lamenting the hypothetical eventuality of a world without a …

Intellectual Property

When the Media Covers Gender Inequality, the C-Suite Listens

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Women still have a long way to go when it comes to joining the ranks of senior management. A recent study by my company, Weber Shandwick, shows that the proportion of women in top management teams in Global Fortune 100 companies is only 12.5%. Nearly three out of 10 companies in our Index …

C-suite Leadership

As "sharing economy" fades, these 2 phrases are likely to replace it

Not everyone is a fan of the “sharing economy” – the expression that is. While many in the tech industry and the media still use it to refer to …

Sharing Economy

'Wall Street Journal' Preps Mobile-Only Digest

<i>The Wall Street Journal</i>is preparing to unveil a new mobile-only news app offering a condensed version of the newspaper’s reporting across a range of …

Advertising Industry

Featured Database: Factiva

February 18th, 2015<p>Factiva is a powerful database from Dow Jones that provides full-text access to more than 8,000 news and business publications, …

Boston University

We need to talk about talking about immigration

Did politicians and the media really not "talk about immigration"?<p>More than 40 per cent of respondents in a <b>Sky News poll a year ago felt debate</b> about <b>immigration</b> was being "unfairly shut down by accusations of racism," but how true is this?<p>It's an often-repeated phrase that we don't talk about …

Immigration

What Evernote and Uber deals mean for the future of media

<i>Thanks to digital, news publishers thought they could build a direct relationship with their customers. Recent deals signal the opposite.</i><p><b>Two recent deals between media and technology companies struck me as a new trend in the distribution of news.</b> One involves the personal note management service …

Dow Jones

'WSJ' Comes To Flipboard

<i>The Wall Street Journal</i> is coming to Flipboard. An official version will offer limited free access to some content for non-subscribing Flipboard …

Flipboard