Tag: internet media

by Amy Hong

After the death of Hugo Chavez was announced this week, individuals across the globe — from everyday Venezuelans to Barack Obama to Billy Bragg — took to the Twitterverse to comment on the late Latin American leader’s passing. Some mourned his death, while others expressed vehement support or outright rejection of his political ideologies. This […] more »

by Tristan Stewart-Robertson

“People will not assume that what they read on the Internet is trustworthy or that it carries any particular assurance or accuracy; it need be no more than one person’s view.” After that quote from The Leveson Inquiry report, released Nov. 29, was read to John Perry Barlow, co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, on […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Fact-checking will play key role in tonight’s debate (Poynter) 2. Pearson to sell the Financial Times (Guardian) 3. “When it comes to jobs, internet-media businesses are the new mainstream media.” (Ad Age) 4. News editors tapped for NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com (TVNewser) 5. Talking […] more »