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Cristina Tardáguila / Poynter:
Facebook is expanding its third-party fact checking program to Instagram, starting with US, and will downplay posts deemed fake on its Explore and Hashtag pages   —  Starting today, Instagram users can report false content and expect certified fact-checkers to analyze its veracity.
Aug 15, 2019, 3:15 PM - In context

Tom Jones / Poynter:
Layoffs hit GateHouse newsrooms: five at the Oklahoman, two at the Palm Beach Post, two at the Cape Cod Times; many non-newsroom staff have also been laid off   —  Last week, GateHouse and Gannett announced their intent to merge and form the largest newspaper chain in the country, a consolidation designed to save money.
Aug 13, 2019, 5:10 PM - In context

Cristina Tardáguila / Poynter:
WhatsApp-advised startup Meedan unveils a tool that auto-responds to fact-check queries from chat apps like Messenger and WeChat if a fact-checked answer exists   —  The love/hate relationship between fact-checkers and reader-submitted tips from private messaging may soon be a thing of the past.
Aug 9, 2019, 10:10 AM - In context

Daniela Flamini / Poynter:
Internet shutdowns, which are on the rise by governments who say they're necessary to curb misinformation, can bar the dissemination of accurate information   —  In July of 2016, the young militant commander Burhan Wani was shot dead by government forces in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Aug 3, 2019, 2:45 PM - In context

Tom Jones / Poynter:
Internal memo says LA Times is nowhere close to meeting its goal of doubling digital subs from 150K in 2018 to 300K in 2019, having only netted 13K this year   —  Troubling news at one of the nation's top newspapers.  —  Digital subscriptions at the Los Angeles Times are way below expectations …
Jul 31, 2019, 9:50 AM - In context

Kelly McBride / Poynter:
Editor of independent news organization The Christian Chronicle calls out Fox News reporter for aggregating his scoop with scant credit   —  Bobby Ross Jr. is a veteran religion reporter and a man of faith.  He edits The Christian Chronicle, an independent news organization serving the Church of Christ community.
Jul 29, 2019, 2:10 PM - In context

Tom Jones / Poynter:
Chuck Todd's tweet about the “optics” of Mueller's hearing not only reflects the goal of the hearing but recognizes the importance of political spectacle today   —  Your Friday news roundup … Good Friday morning, and thank you for reading the morning newsletter.
Jul 26, 2019, 2:40 PM - In context

Kansas City TV station criticized for editing the audio a woman secretly recorded of her conversation with an NFL player accused of child abuse   —  A clash of journalism values was on display last week when a Kansas City news director went on the air to defend his station.  —  The background
Jul 16, 2019, 5:20 PM - In context

Kristen Hare / Poynter:
Local newsrooms covering the Delaware River watershed and the Ohio watershed are teaming up with the National Geographic Society to cover the environment   —  This is the latest of many climate change coverage collaborations  —  Journalists in local newsrooms are teaming up to cover climate change.
Jul 10, 2019, 12:50 PM - In context

Daniela Flamini / Poynter:
Profile of Congo Check, a 16 member fact-checking project in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where internet access is often limited to Facebook and WhatsApp   —  In March of this year, a rumor began to spread in Bukavu, a city in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo …
Jul 10, 2019, 7:35 AM - In context

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