Media Bits and Bytes - September 4, 2018
By Roy Edroso
August 20, 2018
Several news organizations requested information about jurors in Paul Manafort’s fraud trial. Conservatives say this is doxxing (it’s not).
By Zeynep Tufekci
August 14, 2018
MIT Technology Review
To understand how digital technologies went from instruments for spreading democracy to weapons for attacking it, you have to look beyond the technologies themselves.
By Will Oremus
August 21, 2018
They’re capitalist. And their real biases are against labor costs and controversy.
An investigation reveals that the fake news sites that flourished in Macedonia in 2016 weren’t just the work of local teens — and that security agencies are probing possible connections to Russia.
By Alissa Wilkinson
August 31, 2018
The loss of the legendary New York publication is a tragedy for local media, alt-weeklies, and criticism.