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The Drum:
Interview with Google's Madhav Chinnappa on the goals of the Digital News Initiative, projects like WikiTribune, and natural-language reporting tool Radar   —  Under fire from several quarters for an array of accusations ranging from monopolistic practices to the dissemination (and even funding) …
Jul 17, 2017, 4:55 PMIn context
Jim Rutenberg / New York Times:
News Media Alliance, with members including NYT, WaPo, and News Corp, seeks antitrust exemption from Congress to negotiate collectively with Google and Facebook   —  Google and Facebook continue to gobble up the digital advertising market, siphoning away revenue that once paid for the quality journalism …
Jul 9, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
Krishna Bharat:
Creator of Google News describes traits of story clusters and their sharing patterns that can be used by algorithms and humans to flag them as fake   —  Fast enough to empower humans to take action  —  Last November, a friend told me about his extended family of Filipino-Americans in the Fresno area.
Apr 28, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Google allows users to report offensive autocomplete suggestions and Featured Snippets, will show more authoritative content for obscure and infrequent queries   —  Google knows it has a search quality problem.  It's been plagued since November with concerns about fake news …
Apr 25, 2017, 10:25 AMIn context
Mark Walton / Ars Technica UK:
Google announces series of YouTuber-led “Internet Citizens” workshops in the UK designed to tackle the spread of online hate speech and fake news   —  Google has announced a series of workshops designed to apparently tackle the spread of online hate speech and fake news.
Apr 25, 2017, 7:55 AMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
An in-depth look at recent challenges to Google's search reputation, from fake news sites in results, to disturbing answers from Google Home   —  The past few months have been bad for Google's search reputation.  Long considered the “gold standard” in search, Google has seen its search results questioned as never before.
Apr 5, 2017, 9:55 AMIn context
Adrianne Jeffries / The Outline:
Mar 5, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Nathan McAlone / Business Insider:
Former members of Google News team reminisce about how the service vetted sites during their tenure, rejecting or de-ranking those seen as unreliable or biased   —  For the small team maintaining one of the world's most popular news sites, the job was straightforward: weed out liars and scammers.
Feb 13, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google, Facebook to help French newsrooms combat “fake news” ahead of presidential election   —  Google and Facebook are to help a host of French news organizations combat the growing scourge of fake news ahead of the upcoming French presidential election campaign.
Feb 6, 2017, 6:45 AMIn context
New York Times:
Recent small moves by Google and Facebook, such as tweaking Trending topics, highlight how hard it is to limit misinformation online   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Google and Facebook have been taking steps to curb the number of false news articles propagated across their sites.
Jan 28, 2017, 7:55 PMIn context

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