Storyful, analytics firm taking aim at fake news

Storyful is a social news and marketing company, purchased by News Corp in 2013 and Moat announced Tuesday the launch of a new initiative aimed at combatting the spread of fake and extremist content

The Open Brand Safety (OBS) database will track web domains and video is an electronic medium for the recording, copying, playback, broadcasting, and display of moving visual media URLs identified as purveyors of intentional misinformation with the aim of protecting brand brand or mark is a name, term, design, symbol, or other feature that distinguishes an organization or product from its rivals in the eyes of the customer content.

Video content specialist Storyful is a division of News is an adjective referring to something recently made, discovered, or created Corp.

FACEBOOK is an American for-profit corporation and an online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California ROLLS OUT FEATURES TO CURB FAKE NEWS

As part of the initiative, the journalism is the production and distribution of reports on the interaction of events, facts, ideas, and people that are the “news of the day” and that informs society to at least some degree department of the City University of New York (CUNY City University of New York (CUNY; pron.: /ˈkjuːni/) is the public university system of New York City, and the largest urban university in the United States) is establishing an internal journalism team dedicated to identifying web domains that knowingly present fiction as news. The group will work with numerous outside partners in the academic and nonprofit worlds world is the planet Earth and all life upon it, including human civilization with or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel With (novel), a novel by Donald Harrington With (album), expertise in independent fact-checking and studying extremism online.

The project will evolve to flag signals of both vice and virtue for marketers and advertisers. Tracking the proliferation of misinformation is false or incorrect information, that is spread intentionally or unintentionally (without realizing it is untrue) and extremist propaganda will may refer to: The English modal verb will; see shall and will, and will and would Will and testament, instructions for the disposition of one’s property after death Advance healthcare directive be the first of several steps toward building a broader system to help brands, agencies, and digital platforms make smart decisions about where to place their advertising.

In recent months, companies such as Verizon and AT&T have decided to pull ads, for instance, from YouTube over extremist means, literally “the quality or state of being extreme” or “advocacy of extreme measures or views” content or contents may refer to in the video platform owned by Google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products.  Alphabet Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt told the FOX Business Network’s Maria Bartiromo: “What we do is, we match ads and the content, but because we source the ads from everywhere, every once in a while somebody gets underneath the algorithm and they put in something that doesn’t match match is a tool for starting a fire.  We’ve had to tighten our policies and actually increase our manual review time and so I think we’re going to be okay.”

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In a blog post about the partnership, CUNY journalism professor Jeff Jarvis said, “I count this as a very big deal. Google and Facebook — like news media before them — contend that they are mirrors to the world. Their mirrors might well be straight and true but they must acknowledge that the world is cracked and warped to try to manipulate them.”

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