Category Archives: Broadcast news

Seeking The Under 35 Reader

Seeking the under 35 reader: A Reuters Institute report finds young people prefer social media and news aggregators over traditional broadcast or print media.

They use news to fulfill social and personal needs. They don’t seek news; it comes to them.

 

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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.

 

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.