UK-based Chinese news network CGTN faces possible ban

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ofcom Ofcom ruled that the channel aired forced confessions from a former British journalist Peter Humphrey and his wife, Yu Yingzeng, leaving court in China in 2014. They were Läs mer…

Bakery known for anti-Tory slogans appears in government ad campaign

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; There are thousands of bakeries the UK government could have chosen to star in its latest public information campaign, but the Haxby Bakehouse was probably the only one to Läs mer…

Extend US Facebook boycott to Europe, campaigners urge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Calls follow Mark Zuckerberg’s dismissal of anti-hate-speech campaign in meeting with staff A growing number of firms have halted advertising on Facebook after criticism that the platform was Läs mer…

Tom Hanks on surviving coronavirus: 'I had crippling body aches, fatigue and couldn't concentrate'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Interview Hadley Freeman Tom Hanks Interview Tom Hanks on surviving coronavirus: ’I had crippling body aches, fatigue and couldn’t concentrate’ Hadley Freeman The world’s most relatable megastar talks about Läs mer…

New Zealand's Stuff newspaper group joins Facebook boycott as 'experiment'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; New Zealand’s largest newspaper group has temporarily quit Facebook in a bold “experiment” akignment with a global boycott of the social media site, which has been condemned for failing Läs mer…

Maria Ressa and an attack on the free press in the Philippines – podcast

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; One of the most prominent journalists in the Philippines has been convicted of ‘cyberlibel’ in a court process condemned by human rights groups. Journalist Carmela Fonbuena in Manila describes Läs mer…

‘We don’t want her to be remembered as the victim’: Kim Wall’s parents on telling her story

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sweden ‘We don’t want her to be remembered as the victim’: Kim Wall’s parents on telling her story In 2017, journalist Kim Wall became the story when she was Läs mer…

Netflix stands by hit film 365 Days despite Duffy's sex trafficking criticism

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Netflix Streaming platform says it is giving viewers ‘more choice’ after British singer accuses film of glamourising rape A still from Polish film 365 Days, which is streaming on Läs mer…

Hong Kong journalists and lawyers scramble to adapt to security law

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hong Kong Protective measures taken and social media erased as both question how they can operate Hong Kong police direct pepper spray towards journalists covering a protests against the Läs mer…

Twenty Saudi officials to go on trial in absentia over Khashoggi killing

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi Fiancee of late journalist hopes Istanbul trial reveals circumstances of death and location of remains Hatice Cengiz (centre), fiancee of Khashoggi when he died, with Washington Post Läs mer…

Child-interrupted TV broadcasts 'show reality for working parents'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Work-life balance Editor and scientist say their children’s debuts on live TV were mortifying but positive Play Video 0:31 ’Mummy, what’s his name?’: BBC News interviewee interrupted by daughter Läs mer…

Third of advertisers may boycott Facebook in hate speech revolt

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook ‘Stop Hate for Profit’ campaign gathers momentum as ad boycott spreads outside US Ford and Adidas have joined Honda, Verizon, Diageo and Unilever in announcing their intention to Läs mer…

YouTube bans David Duke and other US far-right users

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Six channels with supremacist content ‘repeatedly violated’ the site’s policy on hate speech YouTube has banned some of the video site’s most notorious far-right users, including former Ku Klux Läs mer…

As a kid I loved Pro Evolution Soccer 5 – now it’s won me a new comedy audience | Bilal Zafar

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; My standup career stalled when the pandemic arrived. But I get my kicks as a football manager on Twitch – and giving each player a storyline I began 2020 Läs mer…

The fall of Quibi: how did a starry $1.75bn Netflix rival crash so fast?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Television Jeffrey Katzenberg’s short-form content platform has struggled to make an impact with bad reviews, lack of interest and legal issues swirling Meg Whitman and Jeffrey Katzenberg in January Läs mer…

Verizon pulls ads from Facebook over inaction on hate speech

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Company is the biggest yet to join growing movement to boycott the social network The pressure on Facebook to moderate hate speech has accelerated in recent weeks. Photograph: Läs mer…

Smart speakers risk creating 'big-tech monopoly' in homes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Smart speakers BBC radio boss tells MPs regulation could allow other digital assistants to compete James Purnell said regulation could allow people to choose their own ‘assistant’ regardless of Läs mer…

Snapchat firm unveils platform plan to take on Google and Apple

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Snapchat Snap says augmented reality will be foundation for next major shift in technology Snapchat is ahead of Twitter on user numbers but behind Instagram and Facebook. Photograph: Denis Läs mer…

Apple News algorithms pick more celeb stories than human editors, says study

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple The app’s robot curator chose a third of its content from just two sources: CNN and Fox News CNN was selected by Apple News’s algorithm for its trending Läs mer…

Microsoft's robot editor confuses mixed-race Little Mix singers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Microsoft Firm’s plan to replace editors with AI backfires after wrong image of musician is published Microsoft Network’s artificial intelligence illustrated a story about the Little Mix singer Jade Läs mer…

Facebook moderators join criticism of Zuckerberg over Trump stance

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Exclusive: pressure grows on website’s founder over refusal to take down president’s posts Mark Zuckerberg, above, refused to remove posts by Donald Trump that many believed broke Facebook’s Läs mer…