Month: September 2022

After declaring PFI an ‘unlawful association’, Union government orders social media platforms to purge PFI-related content – The Leaflet

The notice from the Union Department of Information Technology ruling social media has undertones of censorship, in addition to provoking derision. – – – A aftermath of Union Home Office (“MHA”) notified the declaration of the Muslim political organization, the…

Social media content ‘likely’ contributed to Molly Russell’s death

Content from social media sites including Instagram and Pinterest are ‘likely’ to have contributed to the death of British teenager Molly Russell, who took her own life after viewing thousands of posts about suicide, depression and self-harm, a coroner said….

Social media content ‘likely’ contributed to Molly Russell’s death

Content from social media sites including Instagram and Pinterest are ‘likely’ to have contributed to the death of British teenager Molly Russell, who took her own life after viewing thousands of posts about suicide, depression and self-harm, a coroner said….

Stanford Study: PEN America Workshops Significantly Improved Participants’ Digital Media Literacy Skills to Combat Misinformation

Workshops created to address the threat to democracy and open discourse from deliberately spreading false information (NEW YORK) – A new study from the Stanford Social Media Lab evaluating the effectiveness of PEN America’s media literacy workshops found that the…

Stanford Study: PEN America Workshops Significantly Improved Participants’ Digital Media Literacy Skills to Combat Misinformation

Workshops created to address the threat to democracy and open discourse from deliberately spreading false information (NEW YORK) – A new study from the Stanford Social Media Lab evaluating the effectiveness of PEN America’s media literacy workshops found that the…

Ana Herruzo to speak at SMPTE Media Technology Summit

Ana Herruzo SMPTE has announced that Ana Herruzo, an architect, interactive designer, and educator working at the forefront of emerging and computational media, will deliver the keynote address at the SMPTE Media Technology Summit 2022, October 24-27, in Hollywood, CA….

Ana Herruzo to speak at SMPTE Media Technology Summit

Ana Herruzo SMPTE has announced that Ana Herruzo, an architect, interactive designer, and educator working at the forefront of emerging and computational media, will deliver the keynote address at the SMPTE Media Technology Summit 2022, October 24-27, in Hollywood, CA….

Social media platforms like TikTok are changing the way we travel

World Tourism Day Special Naveed Hussein Tue Sep 27 2022 7:19 PM Last updated on: Tue Sep 27 2022 7:41 PM TikTok is influencing the way the next generation plans their trips “> TikTok is influencing the way the next…

OSU Introduces New VR Media Education Course for Esports Certificate Program

Skye Cooley, a professor at OSU, offers students interested in esports an opportunity to get involved in virtual reality. Tuesday, September 27, 2022 Media contact: Jordan Bishop | Editor, Brand Management Department | 405-744-7193 | [email protected] Oklahoma State University’s School…

5 Revenue Generation Lessons from the Future of News Media Technology Conference | What’s New in Publishing

Over 200 media personalities descended on London to Press newspaperlast conference. The future of revenue generation was one of the main topics of discussion. We present 5 lessons on revenue generation to pass on to your teams. 🎧 Listen to…

Social networks / content manager

Are you passionate about social networks, content and partnership management? Do you want to work in a highly creative marketing agency focused on fashion, lifestyle, beauty and hospitality? Do you have experience with content creators and influencer campaigns? We’re proud…

Survey: The growing demographic divide between media platforms

Note: This article is based on the Variety Intelligence Platform special report “Demographic Divide,” available only to subscribers. The digital age, once promising for established media companies, is becoming a poisoned gift. Instead of controlling the new formats that have…

Which social media platforms are best for customer outreach?

Brands need to know who their top customers are and understand which generations gravitate towards which platforms. Social media marketing is one of the most effective ways to reach customers on the channels where they feel most comfortable. The problem…

Users no longer trust social media platforms according to new study / Digital Information World

Trust is the name of the game when it comes to social platforms, and a consumer will only enjoy good digital trust if they are confident that their social media platform of choice will protect their data and secure their…

Florida formally asks the Supreme Court to review its social media content moderation law

In May, an 11th Circuit Court of Appeals panel found Florida’s ridiculous content moderation law to be clearly unconstitutional, mostly upholding a district court ruling saying the same. As you’ll recall, Florida passed this law, primarily in response to Trump’s…

Florida formally asks the Supreme Court to review its social media content moderation law

In May, an 11th Circuit Court of Appeals panel found Florida’s ridiculous content moderation law to be clearly unconstitutional, mostly upholding a district court ruling saying the same. As you’ll recall, Florida passed this law, primarily in response to Trump’s…

How to kill a conspiracy theory? With media literacy and better critical thinking

WILKES BARRE, PA – AUGUST 02: David Reinert holds up a large ‘Q’ sign as he waits in line to see … [+] President Donald J. Trump during his rally August 2, 2018 at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza…

Florida formally asks the Supreme Court to review its social media content moderation law

from let’s go yoooooooooooooooooo department In May, an 11th Circuit Court of Appeals panel found Florida’s ridiculous content moderation law to be clearly unconstitutional, mostly upholding a district court ruling saying the same. As you’ll recall, Florida passed this law,…

Florida formally asks the Supreme Court to review its social media content moderation law

from let’s go yoooooooooooooooooo department In May, an 11th Circuit Court of Appeals panel found Florida’s ridiculous content moderation law to be clearly unconstitutional, mostly upholding a district court ruling saying the same. As you’ll recall, Florida passed this law,…

Supreme Court weighs conflicting rulings on removal of social media content

The duel of lower court rulings over how social media platforms govern content removal could prompt the Supreme Court to consider whether the First Amendment protects online platforms’ editorial choices or prevents certain points from being censored of sight. The…

Teach media literacy

A new law in Illinois allows high schools to teach media literacy to students in all subjects. In case skeptics are tempted to present this as some sort of clandestine plot to indoctrinate children, it is the exact opposite. There…

Supreme Court weighs conflicting rulings on removal of social media content

The duel of lower court rulings over how social media platforms govern content removal could prompt the Supreme Court to consider whether the First Amendment protects online platforms’ editorial choices or prevents certain points from being censored of sight. The…

Fighting misinformation in the classroom: Palmer High teacher tackles media literacy

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) — In Paul Blakesley’s social studies class, history and media literacy collide. “I don’t think it’s too early to start thinking about what I believe, what I find important, how do I get this information, who…

A complaint system for social media content will be in place by 2024

A mechanism for people to complain about content posted on social media will be put in place gradually over the next few years, starting with complaints relating to children. Tech companies would be “required” to sign online safety codes once…

A dedicated media commissioner will prioritize complaints about social media content relating to children

A dedicated media commissioner will prioritize individual complaints about child-related content online. A group of experts today gave the green light to the creation of an individual complaints body which will for the first time deal with complaints from citizens…

Global Media Content Creation Market Rising Trends

Media Content Creation Market The titled Global Market Reports provides a comparative analysis of the ‘Media Content Creation Market’ before and after the covid-19 market and also suggests strategies to overcome the impact of a pandemic by providing products responsive…

Liking and sharing opponent’s social media content in Myanmar can lead to jail time

Myanmar’s ruling junta on Tuesday warned the public against moral support for a ‘terrorist’ resistance movement, threatening prison terms of up to 10 years simply for liking or sharing its content on social media . Myanmar has been plagued by…

A complaint system for social media content will be in place by 2024

A mechanism for people to complain about content posted on social media will be put in place gradually over the next few years, starting with complaints relating to children. Tech companies would be “required” to sign online safety codes once…

A dedicated media commissioner will prioritize complaints about social media content relating to children

A dedicated media commissioner will prioritize individual complaints about child-related content online. A group of experts today gave the green light to the creation of an individual complaints body which will for the first time deal with complaints from citizens…

IAS integrates Good-Loop’s Green Media technology to offer carbon emissions measurement to digital advertisers

Advertisers will be able to seamlessly track the carbon emissions of their digital ad campaigns using IAS and Good-Loop data feeds NEW YORK, September 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Integral Ad Science (Nasdaq: IAS), a global leader in digital media quality,…

Liking and sharing opponent’s social media content in Myanmar can lead to jail time

Myanmar’s ruling junta on Tuesday warned the public against moral support for a ‘terrorist’ resistance movement, threatening prison terms of up to 10 years simply for liking or sharing its content on social media . Myanmar has been plagued by…

IAS integrates Good-Loop’s Green Media technology to offer carbon emissions measurement to digital advertisers

Advertisers will be able to seamlessly track the carbon emissions of their digital ad campaigns using IAS and Good-Loop data feeds NEW YORK, September 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As part of this partnership, Good-Loop’s carbon measurement solution will be integrated…

IAS integrates Good-Loop’s Green Media technology to offer carbon emissions measurement to digital advertisers

Advertisers will be able to seamlessly track the carbon emissions of their digital ad campaigns using IAS and Good-Loop data feeds NEW YORK, September 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Integral Advertising Science (Nasdaq: IAS), a global leader in digital media quality,…

Many adults did not acquire media literacy skills in high school. What schools can do now

Children and adults alike are bombarded with questionable information daily, whether it’s fake TikTok videos about the war in Ukraine, targeted ads on Facebook, or climate change misinformation on TV. The challenge for schools is to prepare students to enter…

Texas law banning moderation by social media platforms is approved by the 5th Circuit

Controversial Texas law allowing citizens to sue social media platforms for censoring political speech takes effect after federal appeals court reversed an injunction preventing the application of the law. A three-judge panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals found…

Supreme Court requests compliance report from social media platforms on child pornography

As the widespread use of social media and online networking sites to abuse children has resulted in a proliferation of photographs and web pages circulating, the Supreme Court asked all social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter, to file a…

5 ways to bundle your social media content

Learn how to “bundle” your content so you never run out of posts. by Madalyn Sklar When it comes to building your social media presence, consistency is key. You need to make sure that you show up regularly and post…

Many adults did not acquire media literacy skills in high school. What schools can do now

Children and adults alike are bombarded with questionable information daily, whether it’s fake TikTok videos about the war in Ukraine, targeted ads on Facebook, or climate change misinformation on TV. The challenge for schools is to prepare students to enter…

Advertisers must start pulling money from social media platforms to help tackle extremist content online – expert

It was formed by New Zealand and France following the Christchurch terrorist attack on March 15, 2019. “It’s a real showpiece for New Zealand,” Ardern said from New York on Wednesday. “It’s obviously been running for a number of years…

Social media platforms’ ‘flawed policies’ amplify voter fraud allegations: report

Social media companies have weak policies on misinformation and did not apply them consistently until the 2022 midterms, according to a new report released Monday. The report, from New York University’s Stern Center for Business and Human Rights, faults Meta,…

Social media platforms are at the forefront of the China-West narrative battle

US: Long tied to Beijing’s outlandish propaganda campaign and insisting on “telling China’s story well,” praise for China’s achievements on Western social media platforms now shows that the West is grappling with the world conflict. I’m not averse to playing…

Five types of powerful social media content your business should be creating this Heritage Month

Creating content for Heritage Month can seem like a simple process. However, it’s not just about developing impactful captions that incorporate local slang, using images that showcase South African cultures and using the right hashtags. It is a month that…

Data-driven research partnerships advance media literacy at the local level – URI News

KINGSTON, RI – September 16, 2022 – A new partnership between a University of Rhode Island professor and a national nonprofit organization will give schools and communities across the country access to a tool that measures how students are well…

Ronn Torossian on Adapting PR Efforts to Social Media Platforms

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, September 16, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According Ronn Torossian, the global pandemic has brought many changes around the world, as many businesses have been forced to work remotely, which has made it a bit more difficult…

Anti-vaxxers evaded social media content bans by replacing the word ‘vaccine’ with a carrot emoji, BBC investigation finds

Anti-vaxxers use emojis to avoid detection by social media algorithms, according to a BBC investigation. A large Facebook group has used the carrot emoji to replace the word vaccine, according to the BBC. Groups sharing baseless claims that people are…

Future of Media Technology 2022: September 21 in London

Seats are still available for Press Gazette’s one-day conference on the future of media technology and then for the awards ceremony on Wednesday 21 September at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London. The £250 entry price includes lunch, networking drinks…

Data-driven research partnerships advance media literacy at the local level – URI News

KINGSTON, RI – September 16, 2022 – A new partnership between a University of Rhode Island professor and a national nonprofit organization will give schools and communities across the country access to a tool that measures how well students are…

Future of Media Technology 2022: September 21 in London

Seats are still available for Press Gazette’s one-day conference on the future of media technology and then for the awards ceremony on Wednesday 21 September at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London. The £250 entry price includes lunch, networking drinks…

Anti-vaxxers evaded social media content bans by replacing the word ‘vaccine’ with a carrot emoji, BBC investigation finds

A person administers a COVID-19 vaccine,.Markus Schreiber/AP Photo Anti-vaxxers use emojis to avoid detection by social media algorithms, according to a BBC investigation. A large Facebook group has used the carrot emoji to replace the word vaccine, according to the…

Federal officials put pressure on social media platforms |

By Jacob Sullum “Tech platforms are notoriously opaque,” the White House complained last week, saying Americans deserve to know more about how online forums decide “when and how to remove content from their Site (s”. Yet the Biden administration, which…

New study showing misinformation on TikTok highlights importance of media literacy

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) — A new study showing that misinformation spread by one of the world’s largest social media platforms is driving some local educators to push for more media literacy. According to a study by NewsGuard, one in…

Biden urges accountability of social media platforms at anti-hate summit

President Biden on Thursday called for accountability on social media platforms for their role in fueling violence as the White House hosted a summit aimed at addressing hate-based violence. Biden, in a speech to lawmakers, administration officials and activists at…

Ex-Twitter, Facebook executives urge lawmakers to rein in social media platforms

WASHINGTON — A senior executive at video app TikTok, which is owned by Chinese tech giant ByteDance, told a U.S. Senate panel he was negotiating with federal regulators over restricting access to user data to employees in China, but refused…

Biden’s sneaky censors: Behind the scenes, federal officials pressure social media platforms to remove underprivileged speech, by Daily Editorials

“Tech platforms are notoriously opaque,” the White House complained last week, saying Americans deserve to know more about how online forums decide “when and how to remove content from their Site (s”. Yet the Biden administration, which regularly pressures social…

Ex-Twitter, Facebook executives urge lawmakers to rein in social media platforms

Former Twitter Inc. and Facebook executives told a Senate panel on Wednesday that the biggest social media companies can do more to curb extremism and misinformation, but won’t do so at all. unless constrained by regulations. Brian Boland, former Facebook…

Illinois now requires media literacy instruction in its high school curriculum: NPR

NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Yonty Friesem of Columbia College Chicago about a new law in Illinois that requires high school students to take media literacy classes. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: An Illinois law went into effect with the start of…

Illinois now requires media literacy instruction in its high school curriculum: NPR

NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Yonty Friesem of Columbia College Chicago about a new law in Illinois that requires high school students to take media literacy classes. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: An Illinois law went into effect with the start of…

Ex-Twitter, Facebook executives urge lawmakers to rein in social media platforms

(Bloomberg) – A senior executive at video app TikTok Inc., which is owned by Chinese tech giant ByteDance Ltd., told a U.S. Senate panel he was negotiating with federal regulators over restricting the access to user data for employees in…

Ex-Twitter, Facebook executives urge lawmakers to rein in social media platforms

(Bloomberg) – A senior executive at video app TikTok Inc., which is owned by Chinese tech giant ByteDance Ltd., told a U.S. Senate panel he was negotiating with federal regulators over restricting the access to user data for employees in…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

© Provided by LA Times Assemblyman Jesse Gabriel (D-Woodland Hills) describes the measure he proposes to require social media companies to make public their policies for removing problematic content and detailing how and when they remove it. (Don Thompson/Associated Press)…

Senator Daines urges Big Tech executives on how social media platforms plan to tackle fentanyl and illicit drug sales

FIRST ON FOX – Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., sent a letter to the CEOs of Snapchat, YouTube, Instagram and TikTok on Tuesday, asking them what they are doing to combat the sales of fentanyl and other illicit drugs on their…

Biden’s Sneaky Censors: Behind the Scenes, Federal Officials Pressure Social Media Platforms to Remove Disadvantaged Speech, by Jacob Sullum

“Tech platforms are notoriously opaque,” the White House complained last week, saying Americans deserve to know more about how online forums decide “when and how to remove content from their Site (s”. Yet the Biden administration, which regularly pressures social…

O’Melveny Adds Hughes Hubbard Chair of Media Technology Amid Media-Tech ‘Gold Rush’

O’Melveny & Myers on Tuesday announced the hiring of partner Matthew Syrkin to the firm’s New York office, appointing Syrkin co-chairman of the firm’s MediaTech group alongside Century City partner Hale Boggs. Syrkin arrives after a 15-year career at Hughes…

What to know about the convergence of social media platforms

Last week, Twitter finally announced a “share” button for its android application. The feature is already standard in iOS, making Twitter way, way behind in its own game. It’s just the latest example of a social media platform chasing revenue…

Ai-Media Partners with Leading Media Technology Provider Grass Valley

Ai-Media is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Grass Valley, provider of AMPP, the world’s first agile production and distribution platform. As a platform for virtual media production tools, Grass Valley’s AMPP enables media producers to create live content…

Ai-Media Partners with Leading Media Technology Provider Grass Valley

Ai-Media is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Grass Valley, provider of AMPP, the world’s first agile production and distribution platform. As a platform for virtual media production tools, Grass Valley’s AMPP enables media producers to create live content…

How to Incorporate More Context into Your Social Media Content

Social networks are now part of our daily lives. The many platforms have revolutionized the way we communicate. They provide quick access to information and entertainment at the touch of a button. And now social media provides us with an…

Instagram is testing a new feature that mimics other social media platforms / Digital Information World

A new report from Tech Crunch highlights Instagram’s new test. But it’s quite unique, to say the least. The social media app is experimenting with a new feature designed to mimic other social media platforms. It’s called “Reposts” and it’s…

Top 10 Most Popular Social Media Platforms in USA

The most popular social media platforms in the world are not necessarily the most popular in the United States or other countries. Indeed, there are country-specific social media apps. Douyin for example, is a Chinese application, the national version of…

Social Media Platforms to Testify at US Senate Homeland Security Hearing

The US Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on Wednesday with parent platforms Facebook, Alphabet’s YouTube, Twitter and the short-form video app TikTok on the impact of social media on homeland security. The panel led…

Ronn Torossian on creating long-form social media content

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, Sept. 8, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Ronn Torossian, founder of 5WPR, says most businesses and marketers don’t seem to agree these days on what constitutes long content, but in general, long content is anything over 1000…

EFF at the Ninth Circuit: moderating social media content is not ‘state action’

Former EFF intern Shashank Sirivolu contributed to this blog post. Social media users who have sued companies for deleting, demonetizing and otherwise moderating their content have tried several arguments that it violates their constitutional rights. Courts have always ruled against…

Will introduce a framework to regulate social media platforms: Center to Delhi HC

“Social media platforms must be held accountable for subjugating and overriding fundamental rights” “Social media platforms must be held accountable for subjugating and overriding fundamental rights” The Center informed the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that it would “at some…

Top 10 most popular social media platforms in the world

Social media is used for almost everything today. From messaging to tracking your favorites to advertising, we can say that social media is a world apart. According to the Digital 2022 April Global Statshot Report, there are 4.65 billion social…

69% of B2Bs share their experience on social media platforms when they have a bad customer service experience: GoodFirms B2B survey

“Overly demanding customers, increased operating costs and price pressure are the top three challenges facing B2B sellers.” /EIN News/ — Washington, Sept. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GoodFirms, a world-renowned research, rating and assessment platform, recently released its new research…

Will introduce framework to regulate social media platforms: center tells Delhi HC

The Center told the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that it would “at some point” introduce a framework to regulate social media platforms, including the de-platforming of users by them. The Center said the proposed framework would be forward-looking and…

Is the built-in multimedia technology a good NFT stock to own?

Integrated Media Technology (IMTE) is known for its glassless 3D display technology. While the company’s entry into the NFT space has caught the eye of investors, the stock price is currently down more than 60%. So, let’s assess whether it’s…

Chinese social media platforms add hidden digital watermarks to track screenshot sharing Global Voices

Image created from a screenshot of Douban.com At least two Chinese social media platforms have added a script to their sites and apps to generate a hidden digital watermark (盲水印) to track the original user who shared a screenshot. A…

Social media platforms act on misinformation midstream

Social media has played a huge role in recent political history, from Donald Trump’s tweets of rage to the haphazard factual freedom of Facebook accounts of a stolen election in 2020. Particularly though, Google – that it’s not no exaggeration…

Modern technology is essential to enrich social media platforms | Digital

The rapid emergence of metaverse encourages many to venture into new virtual frontiers. In response to the growing formation of diverse virtual universes, social media platforms must prepare for this future by implementing unique strategies that not only optimize but…

Social Media Platforms That Could Help You Earn Money

Image source: FREEPIK Social media and content creation The internet has brought many opportunities for creative people to become famous and earn money online. In this era, writers, musicians, filmmakers, and other content creators can share their creative visions with…

MediaKind’s Enhanced MK Engage Solution Maximizes the Power of Live Media Content

Cloud-based media and monetization platform empowers content owners, broadcasters and TV operators to deliver big events at scale New enhancements to MK Engage include synchronized video playback and flexible content monetization, allowing customers to deliver different levels of value to…

MediaKind’s Enhanced MK Engage Solution Maximizes the Power of Live Media Content

FRISCO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MediaKind today announced new enhancements to MK Engage, its comprehensive streaming technology service for video production, streaming, and audience engagement. Built on a modular framework, MK Engage spans the entire streaming pipeline from ingestion to delivery, enabling sports…

Poll: Which media platforms are most popular among age groups?

Note: This article is based on the Variety Intelligence Platform special report “Demographic Divide,” available only to subscribers. Entertainment is an ever-changing industry. From silent black and white images in cinemas to 4K video that can be streamed to any…

MediaKind’s Enhanced MK Engage Solution Maximizes the Power of Live Media Content

FRISCO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MediaKind today announced new enhancements to MK Engage, its comprehensive streaming technology service for video production, streaming, and audience engagement. Built on a modular framework, MK Engage spans the entire streaming pipeline from ingestion to delivery, enabling sports…

Media literacy leads us down the path of partisanship • Troy Media

Reading time: 3 minutes The expression that beauty, or art, is in the eye of the beholder means that it is the beholder who decides. The same goes for the viewer of the news. Put simply, new research shows us,…

How to Incorporate More Context into Your Social Media Content

Social networks are now part of our daily lives. The many platforms have revolutionized the way we communicate. They provide quick access to information and entertainment at the touch of a button. And now social media provides us with an…

Joy Media Content Broker (part-time)

ROLE OVERVIEW Based in Melbourne, JOY has traditionally produced content locally by our wonderful volunteers and small paid content creation team. Leveraging digital streaming and podcasting channels, JOY has grown into a global media organization. As part of this, we…

Voxfeed “Lite” makes it easy to get social media content from happy customers

VoxFeed “Lite” – Customer Generated Content Improving and simplifying the connection between brands and customers is the goal of VoxFeed Lite, the new feature of VoxFeed which will go live in September 2022. Authentic customer-generated content drives results. It’s not…