Aine Kerr

    • Facebook Takes Fake News Fight to Germany

      Facebook is extending its efforts to combat fake news to Germany. The social network announced in December that it was turning to third-party fact-checking organizations to help combat fake news and hoaxes, as well as making it easier for users to report fake news and flag questionable posts. Speculation that fake news on Facebook affected the recent U.S.

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  • Journalism 101, Facebook-Style

    … practices and guidelines from Facebook are meshed with case studies from journalists. Kerr said courses available at launch include “How Journalists Can Best Utilize Facebook and Instagram,” as well as installments on Facebook Live, 360 videos and photos and Instant Articles, adding: In addition to the Discover, Create and Engage modules, we have…

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  • Facebook Live Column Added to Signal

    … on the social network and the ability to save content discovered via Signal to content-management systems or to embed it in websites and broadcasts. Manager of journalism partnerships Áine Kerr introduced the Facebook Live column in a Facebook Media blog post, noting that it would replace the FBNewswire/Politicswire column that had been populated…

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