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How Reuters is training reporters to spot 'deepfakes'

How Reuters is training reporters to spot 'deepfakes'

News publisher Reuters created its own manipulated video in order to train its journalists in how to spot fake content before it gets shared widely.Over the course of a few days, Reuters and a specialist production company created a so-called “deepfake” video of a broadcaster reading a script in a studio. Reuters then shared the video with its user-generated content team of around 12 producers asking if they noticed anything odd about it. Several people with knowledge of the manipulation spotted it had been manipulated, noticing a mismatch between audio and lip-synching, as well as...

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Lucinda Southern
June 18, 2019
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The Associated Press signs on with journalism blockchain startup Civil

The Associated Press signs on with journalism blockchain startup Civil

Civil Media Company is a startup that aims to support a network of high-quality news outlets through the sale of cryptocurrency. Now, it’s trying to apply the blockchain that underpins digital currency to protect that journalism.Today the company is announcing a two-part deal with The Associated Press. The AP will license its content to the newsrooms in the Civil network (there are 14, and they include startups like ZigZag and Block Club Chicago), as it does with other news outlets. The other part involves the AP and Civil working together on a blockchain based-technology that will let...

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Lucia Moses
August 28, 2018
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At tech publisher Digital Trends, staffers see a 'white bro culture' - Digiday

At tech publisher Digital Trends, staffers see a 'white bro culture' - Digiday

byOn Wednesday, June 10, the entire Digital Trends staff — approximately 130 people — spent three hours in a virtual town hall meeting. The company’s executive staff spent the bulk of that time fielding numerous questions and concerns from staffers, regarding the claims of a discriminatory workplace culture that past and current employees were airing on Twitter over the past two weeks.The tweet that had kicked off all of the online allegations was a of DT’s chief operating officer Chris Carlson dressed up as a Black racial stereotype during a company-wide “Gin and Juice”-themed party back...

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June 19, 2020
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MRC denies accreditation for Pinterest's video ad measurements

MRC denies accreditation for Pinterest's video ad measurements

Brands like Ocean Spray and Royal Caribbean International have video ads up on Pinterest. But as of April, metrics the platform supplies to advertisers to measure video ad impressions were denied a stamp-of-approval from the Media Rating Council, the industry body relied on for decades to audit the processes employed by media firms for advertising measurement. The MRC denied accreditation for Pinterest’s self-provided video metrics, including video ad impressions, viewable video ad impressions and related viewability metrics as well as for video clicks in mobile in-application...

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Kate Kaye
Jun 23
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BuzzFeed will finally monetarily reward its Community users

BuzzFeed will finally monetarily reward its Community users

BuzzFeed’s new Summer Writers’ Challenge could pay up to $10,000 for user-generated content that goes viral, in a bid to get its contributors to draw in readers interested in niche topics and potentially uncover new areas of coverage for BuzzFeed’s entertainment staff. Contributors to BuzzFeed Community — a hub launched in 2013 that houses user-generated content like quizzes and lists created by people that simply sign up for an account — can opt in to have their posts be a part of the eight-week Summer Writers’ Challenge running from June 15 to August 15. The best posts on Community are...

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Jun 16
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Reddit overhauls ad sales, with a new boss from Pinterest - Digiday

Reddit overhauls ad sales, with a new boss from Pinterest - Digiday

byReddit has restructured its sales team and hired a new advertising boss who previously worked at Pinterest and Google.Both moves were in process before the coronavirus crisis, said Reddit COO Jen Wong, but both are likely to help the platform to appeal to advertisers who are currently more concerned with selling products than raising awareness and have pulled back from the platform as they deal with the crisis.After previously grouping its sales team under one general umbrella group called brand partnerships, in January Reddit restructured its sales organization into three teams: brand...

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Facebook hires Spiegel exec (and sometimes critic) to strengthen relations with publishers in Europe

Facebook hires Spiegel exec (and sometimes critic) to strengthen relations with publishers in Europe

Facebook has hired one of its own harshest critics, Jesper Doub, CEO of German media giant Spiegel Online, to head up a new news media partnerships team that focuses specifically on news publishers and media owners. His job title will be director of news partnerships for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and he will recruit a team, the size of which isn’t yet known.Doub will be based in Facebook’s German headquarters in Hamburg and work alongside Patrick Walker, Facebook’s director of media partnerships for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, according to sources. Walker will now focus on...

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June 16, 2019
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