KMWorld CRM Media Streaming Media Faulkner Speech Technology Unisphere/DBTA
Other ITI Websites
American Library Directory Boardwalk Empire Database Trends and Applications DestinationCRM EContentMag Faulkner Information Services Fulltext Sources Online InfoToday Europe Internet@Schools Intranets Today KMWorld Library Resource Literary Market Place OnlineVideo.net Plexus Publishing Smart Customer Service Speech Technology Streaming Media Streaming Media Europe Streaming Media Producer Unisphere Research



News & Events > NewsBreaks
 



Back Index Forward
Twitter RSS Feed
Weekly News Digest

September 25, 2018 — In addition to this week's NewsBreaks article and the monthly NewsLink Spotlight, Information Today, Inc. (ITI) offers Weekly News Digests that feature recent product news and company announcements. Watch for additional coverage to appear in the next print issue of Information Today. For other up-to-the-minute news, check out ITIís Twitter account: @ITINewsBreaks.

CLICK HERE to view more Weekly News Digest items.

SAGE Supports News Analysis Tool

SAGE is offering a $50,000 sponsorship to PublicEditor, a content analysis tool for news articles that is run by volunteers. “A nonpartisan project, the tool uses transparent, neutral criteria to pinpoint the strengths and weaknesses of news articles resulting in credibility scores for the news,” according to the press release.

It continues, “Members of the public wanting to help in the editing process receive training and then the Public Editor web interface guides them to read passages from news articles and respond to a few prompts that help them identify mistakes made by journalists and those they quote. … Identified mistakes are also labeled so that news readers understand the quality of the news through a colorful overlay of the text. Content platforms can use Public Editor’s credibility scores to promote high quality journalism while reducing the quantity of sloppy content appearing in news feeds.”

SAGE’s support will fund the creation of videos, updated websites, a social media campaign, and more.

For more information, read the press release.



Send correspondence concerning the Weekly News Digest to NewsBreaks Editor Brandi Scardilli

Related Articles

8/7/2018Data-Planet Opens Up a Universe of Statistics to SAGE
8/14/2018SAGE Knowledge Content Comes to ProQuest's OASIS Platform
8/21/2018The Front Lines of the Battle Against Fake News
8/21/2018SAGE Purchases Talis
9/18/2018SAGE Acquires Lean Library
10/30/2018Social Media Platforms Tangle With Congress and the European Union
11/13/2018Social Media Helps Reporters Cover Crimes
11/15/2018SAGE Rolls Out Gathering Space for Social Sciences Mentors and Mentees
12/6/2018SAGE Invests in Content Analysis Tool for Social Science Researchers


Comments Add A Comment

              Back to top