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Social/Search: Buzzfeed builds news gathering bot

A bot that crowd-sources information and photography has been launched by digital publisher Buzzfeed. Users log onto Facebook’s Messenger app to “chat” with the artificial…

Solid result for news.com.au’s Facebook election debate

Social media sceptics probably rolled their eyes when Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull rejected a final, televised election debate in favour of appearing on Facebook,…

Global: Court orders paper to change archives

The board of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) has voiced its strong disapproval of a recent Belgian Superior Court judgement to…

News.com.au to host Facebook livestream election debate

News.com.au will utilise Facebook’s live video streaming feature to host Australia’s first online federal election leaders’ debate. The debate between Prime Minster Malcom Turnbull and…

Social/search: Facebook meets heads over bias claims

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has met with a group of high profile US conservatives, including senior Donald Trump advisor Barry Bennett and Fox News presenter…

Social/search: US has little trust in social media news

While social media giants attempt to lure news brands to their platform through a slew of new publishing products, a new study has found Americans…

Social/Search: Facebook introduces messenger bots

Artificial intelligence-powered chat bots have been introduced into Facebook’s Messenger app, giving publishers the potential to develop bots that serve personalised content direct to the…

Social/search: Storyful expands with new UK newswire

Social media newswire Storyful has expanded its global footprint with the launch of a new UK newswire channel and a London bureau. It comes after…