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24 Mar 17 0

Patrice Schneider, Chief Strategy Officer at the Media Development Investment Fund, shares his thoughts on how philanthropy can respond to the threats civic media faces today.

17 Mar 17 0

In this week's news round-up, Karin Fleming, Communications Manager at the Future Media Lab. looks into how the EU copyright reform could threaten Europe's press, the era of digital exceptionalism and how to get a balanced media diet.

16 Mar 17 0

MEP Ramon Tremosa i Balcells shares details about his trip to Silicon Valley with his team, which took place from 6-10 March 2017.

10 Mar 17 0

Gal Shyli, Wibbitz, provides some tips on how to make sure publishers aren't promoting fake news stories when creating video content.

03 Mar 17 0

In this edition of the Future Media Lab. News Round-up Caterina Sosso looks into the future of funding journalism, keeping comments civil and brand identity in the digital age.

02 Mar 17 0

Sarah Hughes, Content Marketing Manager at Wibbitz, introduces the Wibbitz Publisher Report: Winning Strategies for Digital Video.

17 Feb 17 0

In this edition of the Future Media Lab. News Round-up Caterina Sosso looks into crowdsourcing content, collaborating to build trust and bringing EU copyright law into the digital age.

16 Feb 17 0

On 8 February, the Future Media Lab. hosted Future Media Lounge session in the European Parliament. This session focused on press publishers' rights in the digital age, particularly in light of the revision of the EU copyright legislation.

03 Feb 17 0

In this edition of the Future Media Lab. News Round-up Caterina Sosso looks into the disappointing return on investment publishers get from third-party distribution platforms, how Google is tightening their ad policies to combat misleading/fake sites and the rise of socially-distributed video.

20 Jan 17 0

In this edition of the Future Media Lab. News Round-up Caterina Sosso looks into how fake news is being tackled through better reporting, Facebook's journalism project, and the return of ePrivacy discussions in the EU.

06 Jan 17 0

In this edition of the Future Media Lab. News Round-up Karin Fleming looks at the future of Europe's copyright reform, the invincibility of U.S. tech giants and the fights they're up against in Europe, and how faking news is getting easier with advanced AI technology.

23 Dec 16 0

In this edition of the Future Media Lab. News Round-up Karin Fleming looks at who's predicting what for the new year, privacy in the digital age, and the changing roles in the European Commission.

09 Dec 16 0

In this week's news round-up, Karin looks into how social media sites and search camouflage fake news to look like the real thing, asks whether tech giants have democratic obligations to share data, and what start-ups who work in newsrooms are saying.

25 Nov 16 0

“The UK has just legalised the most extreme surveillance in the history of western democracy, it goes further than many autocracies.” This Tweet by Edward Snowden is a reaction to the recent Investigatory Powers Act, which passed last Thursday with minimal media attention and very little resistance from the parliament.