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Facebook and Twitter are opening up a bit to academic researchers, so platforms “can make better decisions”

Facebook announced April 9 that it plans to give a limited group of soon-to-be determined academics some access to Facebook data as needed, with a research emphasis on how Facebook influences elections in different countries around the world.

Local TV news gets a $2.6 million boost from the Knight Foundation

The Knight Foundation announced that it is boosting local TV news with $2.6 million across five organizations that will help students of color gain experience in local TV markets, bring together broadcast journalists focused on digital innovation

Good Journalism Won't Be Enough

[Commentary]  It is time to discard the perception of “good journalism” as being enough.