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June 27, 2017

5 fact-checking tips for editors

Facts matter in all types of writing, especially in news and informational texts. Errors of fact can damage a writer’s credibility and cause embarrassment, and […]
June 27, 2017

EU fines Google a record $2.7 billion in antitrust case over search results – Washington Post

By Michael Birnbaum, BRUSSELS — The European Union’s antitrust chief hit Google with a record $2.7 billion fine Tuesday, saying the powerful web-search leader illegally steered […]
June 27, 2017

The overwhelming overwhelm

A style blogger posted an article and video recently on “How To Avoid Information Overload: The Best Way To Process What You Learn And Conquer […]
June 27, 2017

Local Edition: Do the best ideas come from inside the newsroom?

This piece originally appeared in Local Edition, our newsletter following the digital transformation of local news. Want to be part of the conversation? You can […]
June 27, 2017

Google Fined Record $2.7 Billion in EU Antitrust Ruling – New York Times

By MARK SCOTT June 27, 2017 Google suffered a major blow on Tuesday after European antitrust officials fined the search giant a record $2.7 billion for unfairly […]
June 27, 2017

The White House goes dark

Good morning. The past is not prologue for the press CBS News White House correspondent Mark Knoller is famously fastidious with all presidential happenings. Ditto […]
June 27, 2017

Taking a 'warmer approach': How Die Zeit is experimenting with its re-launched Instagram channel

Although Die Zeit’s Instagram page has been running for a while, its relaunch at the end of March has seen it steadily grow by over […]
June 27, 2017

Why do local independent news sites die?

After returning to Davidson, North Carolina from a year-long trip to Asia in 2006, David Boraks decided to start blogging about his neighborhood. At the […]
June 27, 2017

Google hit with record EU fine over Shopping service

Google has been fined €2.4bn ($2.7bn; £2.1bn) by the European Commission after it ruled the company had abused its power by promoting its own shopping […]
June 27, 2017

Dog avoids vet appointment by hiding in weekly newspaper office

A dog hid in a weekly newspaper office in a bid to avoid an appointment with the vet. The dog, a Jack Russell Terrier, dashed […]
June 27, 2017

Police let children use toy guns on firing range

West Midlands Police has been criticised after it allowed seven and eight-year-old children to use replica guns at a firing range. A Year 3 class […]
June 26, 2017

Ant power

A group of students has developed a way of storing energy that could be cheaper to make, more practical and more sustainable than alternative renewable […]
June 26, 2017

Facebook to produce its own TV series

Facebook will soon begin to produce its own television shows and series, a senior executive has confirmed. The social media giant is reportedly in talks […]