Former Trump aide Hope Hicks joins Fox as head of PR

New York (CNN)Hope Hicks, previously one of President Trump’s closest aides, is becoming a key executive at Fox News Channel’s parent company. She will not officially start work until early 2019 — because FOX is in the midst of a…

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Netflix content chief says Obama projects won’t necessarily be political

(CNN)Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos didn’t have a lot of details to offer on the projects being prepped by Barack and Michelle Obama for his streaming service but indicated that the content won’t necessarily be “political.” At the time…

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Facebook Portal smart screen to launch amid concerns over privacy

Company reveals detailed information on voice-controlled machine, which was retarded after data breach Facebook wants to be invited into your living room. The companionship has disclosed detailed information on its Amazon Echo competitor, a voice-controlled, webcam-equipped smart screen reputation Portal….

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Marc and Lynne Benioff will buy Times magazine from Meredith for $190M

Another tech billionaire will scoop up a major news outlet. Meredith Corporation, which acquired Time Inc. in January, announced today that it has agreed to sell its eponymous periodical to Salesforce.com co-founder Marc Benioff and his wife Lynne Benioff for…

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‘They just wanted to silence her’: the dark side of gay stan culture

For gay followers, stanning being a super devotee of female dad adepts can be a helpful part of your name. But too often this fandom lapses into misogyny and form shaming Ahead of Britney Spears’ 4, 000 revellers were left…

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What Happens When Facebook Mistakenly Blocks Local News Stories

In July, Danielle Bostick met a nationwide action against sexual violence on academy campuses when she made a Facebook page for her daughter. “Justice for Francesca” is meant to raise awareness about the 15 -year-old, who was sexually assaulted last-place…

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Fake news: an exhibition on the importance of accurate journalism

While a record of hoaxes, lapse and are located within journalism is on display, so is an ode to a free press that is under greatest threat than ever before In 1914, Missouri journalist Walter Williams wrote The History of…

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Donald Trump Talks About a War on the Press. Andrew Cuomo Is Waging One.

On July 19, Zack Fink, the Albany reporter for New York City’s regional cable word direct, NY1, questioned Gov. Andrew Cuomo about an email transmitted Friday morning , several hours after this article affixed, that ” Zack Fink has treated…

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New Poll: 43% of Republicans Want to Give Trump the Power to Shut Down Media

Freedom of the press may be guaranteed in the Constitution. But a preponderance of Republican want to give President Trump the authority to close down sure-fire news outlets, according to a The New York Times , nearly a one-quarter of…

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Online Hate Is Rampant. Here’s How to Keep It From Spreading

Back in the last presidential expedition season, reporters on the tech and politics pulsates inaugurated observing a rise in far-right memes that supported Trump. Memes being memes, these seemed first like mysteriou, off-color laughters. They pondered: What the hell is…

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