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Facebook launches venture aid journalism - The Mercury News;

Facebook launches venture aid journalism - The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsFacebook launches venture aid journalismThe Mercury NewsMENLO PARK — Facebook on Wednesday launched a journalism project to help those who gather news. “At Facebook, our mission is to connect the world, including connecting people with the information they want and need,” the company stated in a post ...and more »

Facebook has all but admitted it's a media company - Quartz;

Facebook has all but admitted it's a media company - Quartz

QuartzFacebook has all but admitted it's a media companyQuartz“We are a tech company, not a media company,” Mark Zuckerberg told students at a university in Rome over the summer. “We build the tools; we do not produce any content.” That Zuckerberg felt the need to clarify is telling: In August 2016, Facebook did ...and more »

Facebook Launches 'Journalism Project' to Strengthen Partnership with News Media - China Christian Daily;

Facebook Launches 'Journalism Project' to Strengthen Partnership with News Media - China Christian Daily

China Christian DailyFacebook Launches 'Journalism Project' to Strengthen Partnership with News MediaChina Christian DailyOn Wednesday, Facebook Inc. started its "Journalism Project" which the company hopes will help boost their relationship with news organizations worldwide. The announcement comes less than a week after the company announced they will be hiring former ...and more »

Facebook really, really wants to work with journalists - PCWorld;

Facebook really, really wants to work with journalists - PCWorld

PCWorldFacebook really, really wants to work with journalistsPCWorldIn recent months, a lot of ink was spilled to criticize Facebook's role in the dissemination of news, especially related to the past U.S. presidential election. On Wednesday, the company announced a new suite of initiatives aimed at improving its ...and more »

Facebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—Almost - Fast Company;

Facebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—Almost - Fast Company

Fast CompanyFacebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—AlmostFast CompanyThe social network has long resisted the "media" label. But with its new Journalism Project, it just took a big step in that direction. Facebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—Almost. [Photo: Kim Kulish/Corbis via Getty Images]. Marcus ...and more »

Facebook Is Embracing the Media More Than Ever Before - Madison.com;

Facebook Is Embracing the Media More Than Ever Before - Madison.com

Madison.comFacebook Is Embracing the Media More Than Ever BeforeMadison.comFollowing a protracted debate over whether or not Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) qualifies as a media company, with Mark Zuckerberg finally accepting that the social network is indeed a type of media company, the company is now really embracing its newfound ...and more »

Facebook Unveils 'Journalism Project' To Strengthen Media Ties And Promote News Literacy - Forbes;

Facebook Unveils 'Journalism Project' To Strengthen Media Ties And Promote News Literacy - Forbes

ForbesFacebook Unveils 'Journalism Project' To Strengthen Media Ties And Promote News LiteracyForbesFacebook is making a push to build bridges with media organizations and improve news literacy. (Getty Images). After resisting being labeled as a media company, Facebook is making a concerted push to build bridges with the news industry and promote ...and more »

Facebook's 'journalism project' seeks to strengthen online news - CNET

Facebook's 'journalism project' seeks to strengthen online newsCNETFacebook wants to play a more active role in shaping how you consume news. Photo by LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images. Facebook is taking more responsibility over its role in the media industry. The social network on Wednesday announced a new ...and more »

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Turns Towards Journalism Project - Stock Market Daily (blog)

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Turns Towards Journalism ProjectStock Market Daily (blog)Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is keen to establish strong ties with the news industry. For this purpose, the company is aligning with news organizations to create products and learning about ways to do things as a better partner from journalists. The ...and more »

Facebook's new project aims to tackle fake news, help journalists - The Daily Dot;

Facebook's new project aims to tackle fake news, help journalists - The Daily Dot

The Daily DotFacebook's new project aims to tackle fake news, help journalistsThe Daily DotFacebook has just launched its Journalism Project, which the company says is designed to further the company's commitment to “making sure that a healthy news ecosystem and journalism can thrive.” The announcement follows a year in which the world's ...and more »

Facebook Journalism Project Aims To Strengthen Crucial Bond With News Media - Hot Hardware;

Facebook Journalism Project Aims To Strengthen Crucial Bond With News Media - Hot Hardware

Hot HardwareFacebook Journalism Project Aims To Strengthen Crucial Bond With News MediaHot HardwareThis past November, Mark Zuckerberg stated that Facebook would be working with journalists in order to improve its news content. The social media site has finally revealed exactly how it plans to work with journalists. Facebook has introduced the ...and more »

Facebook announces new journalism project to help media 'thrive' - The Hill;

Facebook announces new journalism project to help media 'thrive' - The Hill

The HillFacebook announces new journalism project to help media 'thrive'The HillFacebook announced the rollout of its new “Journalism Project” on Wednesday in an attempt to “establish stronger ties between Facebook and the news industry.” The project will focus on several core areas: developing new products, offering new training ...and more »

Google, Facebook control 99% of ad growth; how does this affect journalism? - The Sociable;

Google, Facebook control 99% of ad growth; how does this affect journalism? - The Sociable

The SociableGoogle, Facebook control 99% of ad growth; how does this affect journalism?The SociableGoogle and Facebook dominate digital ad growth, accounting for 99% of all revenue in 2016. How does this affect the integrity of journalism in the digital age? In 2016 Google and Facebook “accounted for about 99% of the $2.9 billion in advertising ...and more »

What We Know About 'The Facebook Journalism Project' - Benzinga;

What We Know About 'The Facebook Journalism Project' - Benzinga

BenzingaWhat We Know About 'The Facebook Journalism Project'BenzingaThe social media giant Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) sees itself playing a big role in journalism. Facebook announced Wednesday the creation of "The Facebook Journalism Project," a new program that will create stronger links between the social media ...and more »

Facebook announces Journalism Project, looks to strengthen links with media - Fox News;

Facebook announces Journalism Project, looks to strengthen links with media - Fox News

Fox NewsFacebook announces Journalism Project, looks to strengthen links with mediaFox NewsFacebook unveiled its Journalism Project Wednesday in an attempt to forge closer links with the news industry. The move comes less than a month after Facebook announced its strategy to tackle fake news on the social network. “We will be collaborating ...and more »

Facebook Unveils their “Journalism Project” - Android Headlines;

Facebook Unveils their “Journalism Project” - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesFacebook Unveils their “Journalism Project”Android HeadlinesFacebook has been a big part of the whole “fake news” phenomena that has been taking center stage since the US Presidential Election ended in November, and the company has been working on ways to filter out the so-called “fake news”, and only ...and more »

Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide - SocialTimes;

Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide - SocialTimes

SocialTimesFacebook Journalism Project: A Complete GuideSocialTimesDirector of product Fidji Simo introduced Facebook Journalism Project in a Newsroom post, saying that the initiative has three objectives: collaborative development of news products for the social network, training and tools for journalists and ...and more »

New Facebook project aims to strengthen ties with media - USA TODAY;

New Facebook project aims to strengthen ties with media - USA TODAY

USA TODAYNew Facebook project aims to strengthen ties with mediaUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Facebook has a message for the media: Let's be friends. A new Facebook journalism project aims to strengthen the giant social network's ties with the media by collaborating more closely on publishing tools and news products, helping ...and more »

Facebook is starting its own journalism project - Standard-Examiner;

Facebook is starting its own journalism project - Standard-Examiner

Standard-ExaminerFacebook is starting its own journalism projectStandard-ExaminerFacebook announced Wednesday that it's launching its own journalism project, continuing its efforts to change the way media organizations work with the social network. The move could be seen as an extension of its vow earlier this year to crack down on ...and more »

Facebook Starting Journalism Project to Improve Relationship With Media - Washington Free Beacon;

Facebook Starting Journalism Project to Improve Relationship With Media - Washington Free Beacon

Washington Free BeaconFacebook Starting Journalism Project to Improve Relationship With MediaWashington Free BeaconFacebook is launching a journalism project aimed at forging closer relationships with news organizations in a step toward becoming more involved in content management for the site. The social media platform announced the proposal Wednesday that ...and more »