Media Law
3.2K views | +0 today
Follow
 
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
onto Media Law
Scoop.it!

The Publisher’s Anxiety at the Electronic Book : Publishing Perspectives

The Publisher’s Anxiety at the Electronic Book  : Publishing Perspectives | Media Law | Scoop.it
Despite the advances in digital books and storytelling technology, Penguin executive Jeff Gomez says that publishers have so far focused on the wrong things.
more...
No comment yet.
Media Law
You can’t make people happy by law. Terry Pratchett
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

'Fake News' Tops Annual List Of Phrases That Should Be Banned

'Fake News' Tops Annual List Of Phrases That Should Be Banned | Media Law | Scoop.it
A university in Michigan on Sunday released its annual list of words that should be banished for misuse, overuse and uselessness. The term "fake news" topped the list.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

ParlInfo - Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Television and Radio Licence Fees) Bill 2016

Search engine for Australian parliamentary documents and media.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Ten ways tech will shape your life in 2018, for better and worse

Ten ways tech will shape your life in 2018, for better and worse | Media Law | Scoop.it
​Is the outlook for technology in 2018 exciting - or slightly terrifying? Flip a coin, you'd be right either way.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Hawaiian Supreme Court Says The First Amendment Protects Filming Law Enforcement

Hawaiian Supreme Court Says The First Amendment Protects Filming Law Enforcement | Media Law | Scoop.it
There's no unified national view on First Amendment protections for filming police, but a few recent cases have established this right in some judicial circuits. Until a case makes its way to the US Supreme Court, cops who don't lik
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Germany issues form to report breaches of new anti-hate law for social media

Germany issues form to report breaches of new anti-hate law for social media | Media Law | Scoop.it
(Telecompaper) Germany's Federal Office for Justice (BfJ) has said it will release a form for consumers to report violations of the social network enforcement act, the country's anti-hate speech law, after it goes into effect on 01 January 2018. Consumers can use the form to notify the BfJ that illegal content was "neither deleted nor blocked" within a certain period after they had submitted a complaint to a social network. The reporting form will be available on the office's website from 01 January 2018.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Disney's potential 21st Century Fox merger continues troubling trend of media consolidation

Disney's potential 21st Century Fox merger continues troubling trend of media consolidation | Media Law | Scoop.it
Disney's veneer of innocence shouldn't distract people from recognizing the danger of giving one conglomerate the power to control so much information.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

Dealing with the disinformation dilemmas: a new agenda for news media

Dealing with the disinformation dilemmas: a new agenda for news media | Media Law | Scoop.it
This is the slightly revised text of an article by Professor Charlie Beckett, director of the LSE’s Truth, Trust and Technology Commission published by the Media Asia journal. It is based on …

Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

Commission to scientists: Stop ruining our copyright plans with your facts and your research!

Commission to scientists: Stop ruining our copyright plans with your facts and your research! | Media Law | Scoop.it

Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

Consequences of Politicians’ Perceptions of the News Media

(2017). Consequences of Politicians’ Perceptions of the News Media. Journalism Studies. Ahead of Print.

Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

Do social media threaten democracy?

Do social media threaten democracy? | Media Law | Scoop.it
IN 1962 a British political scientist, Bernard Crick, published “In Defence of Politics”. He argued that the art of political horse-trading, far from being shabby, lets people of different beliefs live together in a peaceful, thriving society.

Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Facebook and YouTube face tough new laws on extremist and explicit video

Facebook and YouTube face tough new laws on extremist and explicit video | Media Law | Scoop.it
In wake of objectionable videos of murders, rapes and assaults, Europe proposes new rules and fines to force social media firms to tackle online video
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Trump’s Threats Against NBC Are Totally Empty. But They’re Still Frightening.

Trump’s Threats Against NBC Are Totally Empty. But They’re Still Frightening. | Media Law | Scoop.it
Trump can't actually take NBC off the air. But he can convince his supporters its a good idea.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Fighting fake news: societies using technology to search for truth

Fighting fake news: societies using technology to search for truth | Media Law | Scoop.it
From the Czech Republic to Taiwan, public bodies are combining technology and human expertise to tackle fake news
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

These Are 50 Of The Biggest Fake News Hits On Facebook In 2017

These Are 50 Of The Biggest Fake News Hits On Facebook In 2017 | Media Law | Scoop.it
Viral fake news generated more engagement on Facebook in 2017 than last year, according to a BuzzFeed News analysis.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

ParlInfo - Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Broadcasting Reform) Bill 2017

Search engine for Australian parliamentary documents and media.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

2017 Digital Year in Review

2017 Digital Year in Review | Media Law | Scoop.it
It is time for the annual review of the past year in digital economics. As in prior years, this review will resemble an awards ceremony. And there are so many events deserving of recognition -- hackers at Equifax, Russian ads at Facebook, #metoo on Twitter, an implosion at Uber, and a bubble at Bitcoin, to…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

EU study finds even publishers oppose the ‘link tax’ – and some journalists are afraid to speak out

EU study finds even publishers oppose the ‘link tax’ – and some journalists are afraid to speak out | Media Law | Scoop.it
A new study conducted upon request of the European Parliament finds that the planned extra copyright for news sites is a terrible idea. But MEPs may not learn about it until after they have voted on the controversial proposal.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Fake News Is Not Just The Word Of The Year, But A Danger To Democracy

Fake News Is Not Just The Word Of The Year, But A Danger To Democracy | Media Law | Scoop.it
Alternative forms of political online communication must be actively fostered
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

Freedom on the Net 2017: Manipulating Social Media to Undermine Democracy

Freedom on the Net 2017: Manipulating Social Media to Undermine Democracy | Media Law | Scoop.it
Governments around the world are dramatically increasing their efforts to manipulate information on social media, threatening the notion of the internet as a liberating technology, according to Freedom on the Net 2017, the latest edition of the annual country-by-country assessment of online freedom.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

Transitioning video and TV to the Internet: Policy and regulation must be updated

Transitioning video and TV to the Internet: Policy and regulation must be updated | Media Law | Scoop.it
Digitally driven disruption is taking place at a rapid rate and within an unexpectedly wide range of industry verticals, including media and transportation markets. A clear example of this trend is…

Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

What to expect from fact-checking in 2018


Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

5 things we learned about Facebook and fake news this year - Digiday

5 things we learned about Facebook and fake news this year - Digiday | Media Law | Scoop.it

Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Nelly.Ognyanova from media freedom and pluralism
Scoop.it!

Do social media threaten democracy?

Do social media threaten democracy? | Media Law | Scoop.it
IN 1962 a British political scientist, Bernard Crick, published “In Defence of Politics”. He argued that the art of political horse-trading, far from being shabby, lets people of different beliefs live together in a peaceful, thriving society.

Via Suzanne Vanderzande
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nelly.Ognyanova
Scoop.it!

We're Asking the Copyright Office to Protect Your Right To Remix, Study, and Tinker With Digital Devices and Media

We're Asking the Copyright Office to Protect Your Right To Remix, Study, and Tinker With Digital Devices and Media | Media Law | Scoop.it
Who controls your digital devices and media? If it's not you, why not? EFF has filed new petitions with the Copyright Office to give those in the United States protection against legal threats when you take control of your devices and media. We’re also seeking broader, better protectio
more...
No comment yet.