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Shaping data protection for the future now!

Shaping data protection for the future now! | Media Law | Scoop.it
At the closure of the 84th Conference of the Data Protection Commissioners of the Federation and the Federal Länder, the Brandenburg Commissioner for Data Protection and the Right of Access to the Files, Dagmar Hartge, the Commissioner for Data...
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Facebook and Google urged to set up independent regulator to avoid internet laws

Facebook and Google urged to set up independent regulator to avoid internet laws | Media Law | Scoop.it

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Facebook's Latest Fix for Fake News: Ask Users What They Trust

Facebook's Latest Fix for Fake News: Ask Users What They Trust | Media Law | Scoop.it
Facebook said it will prioritize news sources by surveying users about their trust in media brands.
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How to tame the tech titans

How to tame the tech titans | Media Law | Scoop.it
NOT long ago, being the boss of a big Western tech firm was a dream job. As the billions rolled in, so did the plaudits: Google, Facebook, Amazon and others were making the world a better place. Today these companies are accused of being BAADD—big, anti-competitive, addictive and destructive to democracy.
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Google processes about 90% of the worlds internet searches, this is a prime example of a market dominated and how much other firms rely on it.  

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Facebook Will Combat Fake News By Asking Users What Sources They Trust

Facebook Will Combat Fake News By Asking Users What Sources They Trust | Media Law | Scoop.it
Facebook wants its users to tell them which news sources they trust in an effort to clean up its news feed feature.
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Italians asked to report fake news to police in run-up to election

Italians asked to report fake news to police in run-up to election | Media Law | Scoop.it
Online service launched for flagging up instances as concern grows about rise of phenomenon
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Facebook is no longer ‘social’ anything – it’s an AI-platform that needs to be regulated (updated) – Futurist Gerd Leonhard

Facebook is no longer ‘social’ anything – it’s an AI-platform that needs to be regulated (updated) – Futurist Gerd Leonhard | Media Law | Scoop.it
Why Facebook is an AI that needs to be regulated by Futurist Gerd Leonhard
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Americans say social media is destroying the news — but nobody knows what to do about it

Americans say social media is destroying the news — but nobody knows what to do about it | Media Law | Scoop.it
A study from Gallup and the Knight Foundation show that Americans think the news media is crucial for democracy, but not doing a good enough job.
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Facebook to expand inquiry into Russian influence of Brexit

Facebook to expand inquiry into Russian influence of Brexit | Media Law | Scoop.it
Tech giant looks into spreading of disinformation after MPs criticised scope of first investigation
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The Week in Fact-Checking: EU wrestles with fake news

The Week in Fact-Checking: EU wrestles with fake news | Media Law | Scoop.it
The Week in Fact-Checking is a newsletter about fact-checking and accountability journalism, from Poynter's 
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Quiz: who should have won Trump's most dishonest and corrupt media awards?

Quiz: who should have won Trump's most dishonest and corrupt media awards? | Media Law | Scoop.it
‘#FakeNews CNN’, the ‘Failing @NYTimes’ – or the US president, who has often been economical with the truth?
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'Fake News' Is Not an Excuse to Regulate the Internet

'Fake News' Is Not an Excuse to Regulate the Internet | Media Law | Scoop.it
Both Democrats and Republicans are missing the mark when they call for the government to control the flow of information on the internet.
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France vs. fake news offers test case for democratic dilemma

France vs. fake news offers test case for democratic dilemma | Media Law | Scoop.it
PARIS (AP) - Can a democratic country outlaw fake news?France is about to find out, after President Emmanuel Macron ordered a law to quash fals
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BBC to help students identify ‘fake news’ | BBC News

BBC to help students identify ‘fake news’ | BBC News | Media Law | Scoop.it
The BBC is launching a new scheme to help young people identify real news and filter out fake or false information. The project is targeted at secondary schools and sixth forms across the UK. From March, up to 1,000 schools will be offered mentoring in class and online to help them spot so-called fake news.…
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Steven Spielberg: ‘The urgency to make The Post was because of Trump's administration’

Steven Spielberg: ‘The urgency to make The Post was because of Trump's administration’ | Media Law | Scoop.it
The director dropped everything – including new blockbuster Ready Player One – to tell the story of the Washington Post’s decision to publish the Pentagon Papers. He talks about parallels between Nixon and Trump and why Oprah Winfrey would be a ‘brilliant’ president
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Amazon’s ad business is growing faster than Google’s and Facebook’s, although the duopoly still dominates

Amazon’s ad business is growing faster than Google’s and Facebook’s, although the duopoly still dominates | Media Law | Scoop.it
Amazon is growing its advertising business faster than Google and Facebook and will continue to focus on programmatic, search and data products.
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Spreading Fake News Instead of Stopping It: EFJ Slams Macron’s Proposed Media Bill

Spreading Fake News Instead of Stopping It: EFJ Slams Macron’s Proposed Media Bill | Media Law | Scoop.it
Spreading Fake News Instead of Stopping: EFJ Slams Macron’s Proposed Media Bill SPUTNIK NEWS The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) is opposing a bill on preventing the online spread of…
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Facebook to Let Users Rank Credibility of News

Facebook to Let Users Rank Credibility of News | Media Law | Scoop.it
Facebook said it planned to prioritize high-quality news on its site by allowing its users to rank news sources that they see as the most credible and trustworthy.
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What (if anything) do Facebook’s News Feed changes mean for fake news?

What (if anything) do Facebook’s News Feed changes mean for fake news? | Media Law | Scoop.it
Plus: Lessons from Bolivia and Slovakia, and what's the reach of fake news in the EU?
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Analysis | Facebook invites you to live in a bubble where you are always right

Analysis | Facebook invites you to live in a bubble where you are always right | Media Law | Scoop.it
Changes to the News Feed give top billing to posts shared by the people in users' social networks.
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What Facebook's News Feed change means for users and businesses

What Facebook's News Feed change means for users and businesses | Media Law | Scoop.it
You'll see fewer posts from publishers and other businesses (including celebs) and more from people you know -- will it work?
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It's the (Democracy-Poisoning) Golden Age of Free Speech

It's the (Democracy-Poisoning) Golden Age of Free Speech | Media Law | Scoop.it
At a time when anyone can broadcast live or post their thoughts to a social network, we should be living in a utopia of public discourse. We're not.
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Analysis | Facebook’s changing its news feed. How will it affect what you see?

Analysis | Facebook’s changing its news feed. How will it affect what you see? | Media Law | Scoop.it
The revamp could significantly impact the ecosystem of companies that have come to rely on the social network.
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Spielberg's 'The Post': How 1970s politics resonate with today's era of 'fake news' | Film | DW | 11.01.2018

Spielberg's 'The Post': How 1970s politics resonate with today's era of 'fake news' | Film | DW | 11.01.2018 | Media Law | Scoop.it
Even though its narrative deals with the Pentagon Papers, which revealed secret details of US actions during the Vietnam War, the 1970s scandal serves as an allegory of the current political climate.
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Brazil Joins France in Dangerous Pursuit to Snuff Out Fake News

Brazil Joins France in Dangerous Pursuit to Snuff Out Fake News | Media Law | Scoop.it
Brazil has joined France in a state-supported pursuit of online censorship, citing that an onslaught of fake news is disrupting its impending elections.
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Scottish expert warns Macron's fake news ban is unlikely to beat legal hurdles

Scottish expert warns Macron's fake news ban is unlikely to beat legal hurdles | Media Law | Scoop.it

A LEADING Scottish academic has warned French President Emmanuel Macron that his attempt to impose legislation banning fake news is likely to…
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