Spending Too Much, Blame Social Media

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Spending Too Much, Blame Social Media

Bling 2Social media gets a bad rap in a number of areas. Now there is a new one. As reported a few months back in The Washington Post, a group of American and Canadian economists are expressing concern about social …

A World Without Newspapers

NewspaperAdvertising revenue is the lifeblood of newspapers. From 2000 to 2016 U.S. newspaper advertising income has declined from $65 billion to less than $19 billion. The falloff isn’t stopping. A number of newspapers no longer exist and most are dying, …

From Junk Faxes to Internet Literacy

A class action, consumer-protection settlement is funding classes in New Jersey and New York that teach elementary school children about Internet literacy. The children’s classes were developed by Seton Hall University law professors. Legal fellows teach the children about limiting …

AI Journalism at The Washington Post

A Wired story explains how Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being used at The Washington Post to write mundane, data heavy stories. At this point, journalist at the newspaper see it as helpful, allowing them to address the more mundane aspect …