James Ball surveys the landscape almost three years after "fake news" became the word of the year.
Which are the causes, drivers, and scope of the problem of disinformation? What role does targeted advertising play in the spread of disinformation online? What role does legislation, policy, or other initiatives have in thwarting its spread?
Journalists need to know how advertising technology works
The Society for Civil Rights has submitted a Brief as a "friend of the court" on the ban of left-wing portal linksunten.indymedia. The ban is crucial for media freedom in Germany
danah boyd, founder of Data & Society, gave the opening speech at ONA2018, the annual conference of the Online News Association.
According to an article published on “Digital Journalism”, people that use search engines for online news use more diverse and more balanced sources.
This open access book analyzes the current media environment and how it can contribute to the transformation of democracy into a post-factual democracy
This research paper, published on the Security Dialogue journal, identifies and discusses the practice of "neutrollization", a trolling practice aimed at neutralising civil society attempts to cast the Kremlin regime as a societal security threat
How populist messages by media actors, political actors, and readers are distributed via online news articles, and reader comments during election campaigns in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, and France
This short video presents the main findings of the Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2018 which reveals new insights about digital news consumption based on a YouGov survey of over 74,000 online news consumers in 37 countries, including many European countries