Bbc News

BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs. The department is the world's largest broadcast news organisation and generates about 120 hours of radio and television output each day, as well as online news coverage. The service maintains 50 foreign news bureaux with more than 250 correspondents around the world. James Harding has been Director of News and Current Affairs since April 2013. The department's annual budget is £350 million; it has 3,500 staff, 2,000 of whom are journalists.
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  • Facebook to Open Instant Articles to All Publishers April 12

    … introduced Instant Articles last May with nine launch partners: The Atlantic, BBC News, Bild, BuzzFeed, The Guardian, National Geographic, NBC, The New York Times and Spiegel. More than 20 partners were added last September, and Instant Articles was rolled out to all iPhone users the following month. Facebook announced in November that it was testing…

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  • NewsWhip Reveals Winners of 2015 Whippies

    …: Bernie Sanders Ben Carson Hillary Clinton Best sport teams on social media: Manchester United New England Patriots Montreal Canadiens Honorable mention: Golden State Warriors Best distributed channel: NowThis AJ+ Reportedly Best newcomers: LittleThings The Dodo Mic Readers: Did any of your favorite sites “take home” Whippies? …

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  • Is It Time To Get Amped Up About AMP?

    … About a month ago, Google announced Accelerated Mobile Pages, also known as AMP. It’s an initiative to speed up the mobile web by cutting the cruft from bloated webpages. To find out if it worked, we tested standard mobile and AMP HTML pages from BBC News, The Guardian and BuzzFeed. Loading each on a simulated 3G connection yielded a surprising…

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  • Here Come Facebook’s Instant Articles

    … content into the feed and will closely monitor the effect. We are ready to change how much we make available. He added that AMC science-fiction series Humans is lined up as an advertiser for The Atlantic’s Instant Articles. NBC News: The broadcast network’s news arm plans to post 30 to 40 Instant Articles per day. BuzzFeed: CEO Jonah Peretti told…

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  • Internet.org App Launches in Ghana

    … By Justin Lafferty on Jan. 22, 2015 - 5:30 PM Ghana is now the fifth country to receive access to the Internet.org app, Facebook announced Thursday. Airtel customers in Ghana will have access to the full host of Internet.org services, similar to those in Colombia, Tanzania, Zambia and Kenya: Facebook commented on the announcement in a blog…

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  • Internet.org App Launches in Tanzania

    … can be accessed via smartphones and feature phones by downloading the Internet.org app via Google Play, visiting the Internet.org site via mobile browsers, via the Tigo portal or via a bookmark on Opera Mini. Internet.org product manager Andrew Bocking said in a release announcing the launch: Today we are expanding our program with Tigo…

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