Month: May 2021

Judge Vikramjit Sen as head of the Digital Media Content Regulatory Council

The Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) on Monday announced the appointment of former Supreme Court Justice Justice Vikramjit Sen as chair of its new self-regulatory body Digital Media Content Regulatory Council (DMCRC). In addition, six other prominent members of the industry…

IBF Announces Vikramjit Sen as Chairman of the Digital Media Content Regulatory Board, Marketing & Advertising News, AND BrandEquity

The Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF), soon to be renamed the Indian Broadcasting & Digital Foundation (IBDF), the supreme body of broadcasters and OTT operators, has announced the appointment of (retired) judge Vikramjit Sen as chairman , as well as six…

Markey-Matsui Bill Would Force Transparency Of Social Media Content Algorithm

Rep. Doris Matsui, D-Calif., Left, and Senator Ed Markey, D-Mass. Bill Clark | Call CQ | Getty Images; Countess Jemal | Getty Images A new federal bill seeks to demystify the way social media platforms determine which posts users see,…

CiTi Digital Media Technology Student Collaborates With Oswego Health Foundation – Oswego County Today

Emily Hamacher, digital media student at CiTI in Central Square, works on the “Wellbeing at Work” logo for the Oswego Health Foundation. MEXICO, NY – A student in the digital media technology class at the Center for Instruction, Technology &…

More connected? Additional devices do not diminish ‘troubling’ media literacy skills

What is media literacy for students? Media literacy is the ability to understand the validity and intent of a medium. The term can be applied to any form of media with which students interact. This includes images in lessons and…

Florida sued to ban social media content blocking | New policies

By BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Two groups representing online companies sued Florida on Thursday over a new law that seeks to punish large social media companies like Facebook and Twitter if they remove content or ban…

Florida sued to ban social media content blocking

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Two groups representing online companies sued Florida on Thursday over new law which seeks to punish large social media companies like Facebook and Twitter if they remove content or ban politicians. Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis on…

Center social media platforms on digital rules

Facebook and Google said they would ensure compliance (representational) New Delhi: On Wednesday, the government wrote to major social media platforms asking whether they had complied with the new digital rules taking effect that day and asked for their response…

Social media platforms can no longer receive special content rights

Yesterday, rules to limit the nature of content that social media platforms such as Facebook can allow came into effect. These rules, the rules on information technology (guidelines for intermediaries and code of ethics for the media), were notified by…

Assistant professor’s two NSF grants aim to better sort social media content and identify online trolls

Social media discussions, both healthy and unhealthy, fuel much of the public discourse and media coverage in our 21st century world. Some people use platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Reddit to make positive connections, but others prefer to spread misinformation…

Lionsgate, Giant Pictures and More Join Whip Media’s New Content Rights Marketplace (Exclusive) TheWrap

Buying and selling rights to streaming content just got a whole lot smarter and easier. A new platform called Whip Media Exchange has been released in a beta that allows buyers and sellers to make better, data-driven decisions about licensing…

Bills to decriminalize HIV transmission, requiring media literacy, pass Senate Capitolnewsillinois.com

State Senator Robert Peters, D-Chicago, is pictured in a file photo during a virtual committee hearing earlier this year. He is the Senate sponsor of a bill decriminalizing HIV transmission, which passed in the Senate on Tuesday. (Credit: Blueroomstream.com) Tuesday…

Social media platforms complicit in censoring Palestinian voices

While the Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire agreement holds, social media platforms, including Facebook and Instagram (which is owned by Facebook), continue to be criticized for censoring pro-Palestinian content. In times of conflict, any kind of censorship by major platforms can erase evidence…

Would you tip social media content? Why people are willing to reward creators with more than likes

The Internet has given us an endless supply of things to read, listen to and watch. For many years, the game was about consuming and accumulating as much material as possible without having to pay for it. We couldn’t believe…

Government calls on social media platforms to remove content mentioning ‘Indian variant’ of coronavirus: The Tribune India

New Delhi, May 22 The government has asked social media companies to immediately remove any content from their platforms that mentions or refers to the term ‘Indian variant’ of the coronavirus, in a bid to curb the spread of disinformation…

McDonald’s increases spending with media, content and production partners owned by various owners

CHICAGO, May 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – McDonald’s United States today announced bold new investments to better reflect its diverse customers, crew and communities in its marketing. Over the next four years, the company and owners / operators will…

A case for critical media literacy

MAY 19 IS Malcolm X’s birthday, and we were prompted by the likely misattribution of a viral quote to Malcolm X to think about memorizing the story. The quote runs (with occasional variations): “When ‘I’ is replaced by ‘we’ disease…

Senate Panel Approves ‘Media Education’ Mandate in Schools Capitolnewsillinois.com

Sen. Karina Villa, D-West Chicago, introduces a bill requiring schools to teach media literacy during a virtual committee hearing on Tuesday. (Credit: Blueroomstream.com) Tuesday, May 18, 2021 Work continues on bill limiting the use of solitary…

Researchers say social media platforms’ freedom to moderate content has significant tradeoffs

Leading academics on the intersection of social media platforms and democracy claim that while moderation of content by social media platforms can be beneficial, it has its drawbacks due to the potential of platforms to remove valuable content. and the…

How Social Media Platforms Lead to Selling Everyday Items

YouTube is perhaps the best positioned platform, given that it is owned by Google, whose search advertising is still considered one of the best ways to reach a consumer while they are actively searching for products. . Over the past…

Researchers say social media platforms’ freedom to moderate content has significant tradeoffs

Leading academics on the intersection of social media platforms and democracy claim that while moderation of content by social media platforms can be beneficial, it has its drawbacks due to the potential of platforms to remove valuable content. and the…

Illinois Senate Committee Approves School “Media Literacy” Mandate | Education

SPRINGFIELD – All Illinois high schools would be required to offer instruction on how to understand and assess news and social media as part of their introductory computer courses under a bill introduced Tuesday by a Senate committee. Senator Karina…

Bring media education to the masses and to the State House

As partisanship continues to create a deep ideological chasm in the United States, an informed population may be the only way to bridge the divides. According to the politically neutral nonprofit Media Literacy Now (MLN), the idea of ​​media literacy…

Biden continues our lesson in media literacy

Don Kahle | Register-Guardian Four months after the start of this new administration, I am very impressed with what Joe Biden has not done as president. Namely, he didn’t bite the hook – over and over again. Donald Trump gave…

Bringing Media Literacy to the Masses and the Statehouse

As partisanship continues to create a deep ideological chasm in the United States, an informed population may be the only way to bridge the divisions. According to Media Literacy Now (MLN), a politically neutral non-profit organization, the idea of ​​media…

CitrusAd Launches Retail Media Technology on Petco.com

Petco and CitrusAd Partner to Connect Pet Parents and Brands for Animal Health and Welfare Citr e-commerce, desktop and mobile platforms. The offering provides Petco’s suppliers with targeted digital advertising opportunities and helps pet parents find relevant products to meet…

CitrusAd Launches Retail Media Technology on Petco.com

NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – CitrusAd, the world’s fastest growing retail media platform, has partnered with Petco Health and Wellness Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: WOOF), a full partner in the field of Pet Health and Welfare, to launch CitrusAd’s retail media technology…

Bill C-10 changes to regulate social media content do not violate Charter rights: Minister of Justice

Breadcrumb Links New Canadian Politics Canada Critics of Bill C-10 disagreed with David Lametti’s updated charter review and predicted the issue would eventually play out in the courts Author of the article: Anja Karadeglija Release date : May 13, 2021…

Researchers develop artificial intelligence capable of detecting sarcasm in social media, Technology News

Understanding and responding to customer feedback on social media platforms is crucial for brands, and it just might have just gotten a little easier thanks to new research from computer scientists at the University of Central Florida. who have developed…

Top Social Media Platforms ‘Dangerous’ For LGBTQ Users, Report Says

Five of the world’s leading social media platforms are “indeed dangerous for LGBTQ users,” according to a new report from GLAAD, an LGBTQ media advocacy group. In its first Social Media Safety Rating, released on Monday, GLAAD rated the “LGBTQ…

People are more drawn to social media content featuring fatty foods

Life outside our living rooms has been scarce since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, so it’s no surprise that people are increasingly turning to the production and consumption of social media posts focused on the food. With limited access…

Achieve balanced content on social networks – RISMedia

Employ a focused and productive strategy across 4 main content categories Whatever social media platforms you engage in … and hopefully there are several … you are probably faced with the same dilemma as most other teams: what should you…

Q&A: Speaker discusses LAUSD’s new media literacy requirement

In March, the Los Angeles Unified School District School Board unanimously passed a resolution calling for critical media literacy learning from elementary to high school. The decision, led by LAUSD Board member Jackie Goldberg and supported by UCLA Teacher Education…

Media Literacy Bill Approaches Governor’s Office | Western Colorado

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Oxford researchers conclude social media and tech use unrelated to mental health crisis

If you watch too much TV or gamble on your phone for too long, your brain will boil. Or at least that’s what we’ve been told over the years. While these claims may be far-fetched, there have been legitimate concerns…