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Lucinda Southern / Digiday:
Dutch publisher De Correspondent says its 2017 revenue was $4.5M and 94% of it came directly from readers via membership fees, donations, and book sales   —  There are benefits of getting revenue directly from audiences.  But as Dutch subscription publisher De Correspondent is finding, that revenue comes with disclosure obligations.
Sep 30, 2018, 6:20 AM - In context

Alexander Fanta / European Journalism Observatory:
Study: Google's Digital News Initiative has given €115M to European journalism projects over the past three years with the majority going to legacy institutions   —  Facebook, Twitter, Amazon and Google - many tech companies are involved in journalism.  A major force, however, is Google's News Initiative.
Sep 27, 2018, 2:50 PM - In context

Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed News:
Safari's Siri Suggested Websites feature promotes conspiracy sites, Holocaust deniers, and other misinformation; Apple says it removes them when notified   —  Apple's Safari, one of the internet's most popular web browsers, has been surfacing debunked conspiracies, shock videos …
Sep 26, 2018, 8:15 AM - In context

Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Amazon, which uses Wikipedia as a source for answers on Alexa, donates $1M to the Wikimedia Endowment   —  Back in March, we asked the question “Are corporations that use Wikipedia giving back?”  The answer was kind of, sort of, with one key exception, noting, “Apple, Facebook …
Sep 25, 2018, 3:35 PM - In context

Nellie Bowles / New York Times:
Julia Angwin and Jeff Larson are starting The Markup, a news site to cover big tech using data science, with a $20M gift from Craig Newmark and other funding   —  The Markup, dedicated to investigating technology and its effect on society, will be led by two former ProPublica journalists.
Sep 23, 2018, 8:15 PM - In context

Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Reddit says EU's copyright law is “a significant blow to the open Internet”; Wikimedia says it's disappointed by “the missed opportunity to modernize copyright”   —  Google declined to directly criticize the directive  —  Today, the European Partliament voted in favor …
Sep 12, 2018, 5:25 PM - In context

Sam Schechner / Wall Street Journal:
Before EU's top court, the EU's executive arm joined Google in opposing expanding “right to be forgotten” beyond EU; a non-binding court opinion expected Dec 11   —  European Commission argued that a global application would stretch privacy laws beyond their intended scope
Sep 11, 2018, 8:50 PM - In context

Cory Doctorow / Boing Boing:
European creators should oppose EU proposals to force online providers to create copyright filters and limit users' ability to post links without a license   —  The European Copyright Directive vote is in three days and it will be a doozy: what was once a largely uncontroversial grab-bag …
Sep 11, 2018, 5:15 PM - In context

Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Wikimedia urges European Parliament to weigh effects of its copyright vote next week, which could set a copyright on “snippets” and shift liability to platforms   —  The Wikimedia Foundation has sounded a stark warning against a copyright reform proposal in Europe that's due …
Sep 4, 2018, 5:10 PM - In context

Issie Lapowsky / Wired:
NewsGuard, which rates the trustworthiness of news sites, releases Chrome and Edge plug-ins to show detailed ratings, partners with libraries to educate readers   —  SAY YOU'RE SCROLLING through Facebook, see an article that seems a little hinky, and flag it.
Aug 25, 2018, 6:40 PM - In context




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