The proliferation of misinformation on social media – or even just partisan or sensationalistic treatments of politics, science and human relations – could reasonably be considered a threat to democracy itself. When you add computation propaganda to the mix, where bots are deployed to manipulate public opinion, filter-bubbles form even more readily, and you canREAD MORE
This @Poynter analysis of whether @nytimes should have run the graphic pic of #RiversideAttack is all about protecting readers. Very little on the dignity of victims. And I think media houses should have broad guidelines for editors to ensure consistency. poynter.org/ethics-t… pic.twitter.com/kItB…
It would be useful if @nytimes would publish any guidelines or written standards that their photo editors use to guide decisions on when and when not to publish graphic photos. I assume there must be a policy document to ensure consistency, no? twitter.com/nytimes/…
“The once distinct worlds of offline & online are becoming blurred. Most consumers are online even when doing an offline activity…The new term of art for it is phygital.” Like Olivia Newton-John sang in 1981, “I wanna get phygital”. Marketing words: just-food.com/analys…
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