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New Media in Society, Business & Classrooms
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Exclusive: Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos

Exclusive: Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
By Joseph Menn and Dustin Volz SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some of the web’s biggest destinations for watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove extremist content from their sites, according to two people familiar with the process. The move is a major step forward for
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Runner, spectator get photos of marathon suspects

Runner, spectator get photos of marathon suspects | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it

A rare scoop. from Yahoo 'News'.  This is an interesting story about the process of collecting photos surrounding last week's Boston boming.

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A rare scoop. from Yahoo 'News'.  This is an interesting story about the process of collecting photos surrounding last week's Boston boming.

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Download past episodes or subscribe to future episodes of This Week in Tech (MP3) by TWiT TV for free.
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Solid discussion about DOJ vs Apple
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Dear News Media: Want To Remain Relevant? Try A Little Sourcing

Dear News Media: Want To Remain Relevant? Try A Little Sourcing | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
Updated: Four months ago (almost to the day), I lamented the massive missteps committed by mainstream media in the Sandy Hook shooting. Then, as now, misleading headlines are often unchanged. And anonymous sources dominate.
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I am sharing this link because it is very important to remember how crucial it is to be responsible when spreading information online.  Spreading bad information will hurt your credibility and trust in the eyes of your audience.

 

Thank you to Howard Rheingold for sharing this link on another platform.  

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