Category Archives: Broadcast news

Spotting Fake Video

Spotting fake video: Reuters created a fake video to train journalists to detect manipulation, writes Lucinda Southern.

Clues include a mismatch between audio and lip-synching and visual inconsistencies, she writes. Humans verify all Reuters video content.

 

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Public Thinks Local News Thrives

Public thinks local news thrives: Few pay for it, it’s free and TV is top source, writes Laura Hazard Owen, city Pew research.

Seventy-one percent of those surveyed believe their local news outlets are doing very or somewhat well financially, in part because TV is doing better than hard-hit newspapers.