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26 Jul 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing our “In touch with innovation” series by talking to Tassia Breidenbrücker, Partner Support at Rawr in Austria. Rawr is offering unbiased and structured cross-channel opinion data about important topics to fight against filter bubbles aka echo chambers.

19 Jul 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing our “In touch with innovation” series by talking to Maren Urner and Han Langeslag, the founders of Perspective Daily in Germany. Perspective Daily is the first German online media company that brings its members solutions-oriented reporting using constructive journalism. It focuses on societal problems and possible solutions in a way that engages and empowers readers.

12 Jul 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing our “In touch with innovation” series by talking with Yuri Martens, the co-founder and managing director of Matchhamster in the Netherlands. Matchhamster helps news publishers and news agencies by delivering business intelligence that helps them to make the right decisions to improve and grow.

05 Jul 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing our “In touch with innovation” series by talking with Bernhard Scholz, the co-founder of Kontextlab in Germany. Kontextlab focuses on digital storytelling.

30 Jun 17 0

In this week's Future Media Lab. News Round-up, Karin looks into the historic antitrust fine imposed on Google by the European Commission, Facebook's censorship processes, and how to get people to pay for news.

28 Jun 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing our “In touch with innovation” series by speaking with Jaime J.Candau, the founder of isnotTV in Spain. isnotTV is a content SaaS (Software as a Service) start-up about Movies & Series that powers the entertainment section of the some of the biggest newspapers in Europe.

22 Jun 17 0

The 2017 Digital News Report from the Reuters Institute offers some glimmers of hope that the news industry in Europe is beginning to move forward with new approaches and fresh thinking, says lead author Nic Newman.

21 Jun 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing our “In touch with innovation” series on our blog with a series of Q&A’s that were conducted with media start-ups from across Europe. In this edition, we spoke with George Bara, the Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at TrustServista in Romania. TrustServista provides digital investigation tool that automatically determines the origin and trustworthiness of online news stories. TrustServista has also recently launched 1.0 version of their product.

16 Jun 17 0

In this week's edition of the Future Media Lab. news round-up, Karin Fleming explores the chaos behind the EU copyright reform, benefits of membership models, and Facebook's impact on democracy.

14 Jun 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing our “In touch with innovation” series on our blog with a series of Q&A’s that were conducted with media start-ups from across Europe. In this edition, we spoke with Steve El-Sharawy, the Head of Innovation at EzyInsights in Finland. EzyInsights is a content discovery and news tracking tool.

07 Jun 17 0

The Future Media Lab. team is continuing “In touch with innovation” series on our blog with a series of Q&A’s that were conducted with media start-ups from across Europe. In this edition, we spoke with Pavla Holcová, the founder of the Czech Center for Investigative Journalism in the Czech Republic. The center operates since 2013 and promotes cross-border investigative journalism projects, trains investigative journalists, and addresses the need of local journalism to follow new media trends and standards.

02 Jun 17 0

In this week's edition of the Future Media Lab. news round-up, Karin Fleming explores the how the hate speech is being tackled in Europe, Twitter's role in the spread of fake news, and Europe's top innovators - and who funds them.

01 Jun 17 0

ECPMF, the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom, will be hosting a conference titled “Defending the Truth in a Post-Truth Era“ on 13-14 June in Leipzig, Germany. In the run-up to this event, Jane Whyatt writes about fake news and necessity to fight against it.