Photography

Photography News of the Week: Announcements from Capture One, ProGrade, and ONA

Afraid of missing out on the latest photo industry news while you’re out, well, actually taking pictures? Photography News of the Week is all the news you might have missed this week, published on the weekends. Alongside the biggest stories of the week, like the Zeiss ZX1 full-frame compact camera, Fujifilm’s 100-megapixel mirrorless medium-format concept, […]

Emerging Tech

Could Snap save the internet from fake news? Here’s the company’s secret weapon

Vagelis Papalexakis UC Riverside When Snapchat was first pitched as part of a Stanford mechanical engineering class, the course’s horrified teaching assistant openly wondered if the app’s creators had built a sexting app. Less than a decade later, Snapchat could help solve one of the biggest problems currently facing tech: stopping the spread of “fake […]

Emerging Tech

Social (Net)Work: Fake news spreads faster than truth, but bots aren’t to blame

[embedded content] Criticism for hate speech, extremism, fake news and other content that violates community standards has the largest social media networks strengthening policies, adding staff, and re-working algorithms. In the Social (Net)Work Series, we explore what social platforms are doing, what works, what doesn’t, and possibilities for improvement.  Sequestered in the dormitory as the […]

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Facebook doubled its European lobbying spend to $3 billion to handle crises like fake news and terrorism

Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesMark Zuckerberg. Filings show Facebook shelled out a record amount on its European lobbying operations in 2017, doubling spend to $ 3 billion. The company faced multiple crises last year, including the spread of fake news, terrorist content, and election interference. European officials have called on Mark Zuckerberg and other senior […]

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CNN International – Breaking News, US News, World News and Video

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