The Guardian: Anger after News Corp and Google Australia set up journalism academy at university business school

The Guardian: Anger after News Corp and Google Australia set up journalism academy at university business school. “News Corp Australia has teamed up with its former foe, Google Australia, to establish the Digital News Academy to send hundreds of journalists to a university business school for training in ‘unashamedly’ commercial journalism.”

Pursuit: How to Find the Truth on Twitter

Pursuit: How to Find the Truth on Twitter. “Social media is becoming many people‚Äôs main source of information, so finding a way to assess what is genuine and what is fake is increasingly important. We have developed a framework, published in PLOS One, that assesses whether an event reported in a tweet is likely to be a witness account or not, by assessing the evidence of whether the tweeter is on-the-ground at the event.”