Facebook and the Future

Facebook has championed conversation and community. But Facebook advertising tools to flood Americans with misinformation and hate…

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Is Facebook a threat for publishers and readers?

Social media platforms are shadowing journalism, creating imminent threats for publishers and readers. This takeover has mainly gone unnoticed and unchecked in the public sphere. The news ecosystem has changed more dramatically in the past five years than perhaps at any time in the past 500. Chat apps, news bots, virtual reality, video streaming and messaging have changed the way people receive and interact with the news.