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Facebook algorithm changes suppressed journalism and meddled with democracy
3 months ago

Facebook algorithm changes suppressed journalism and meddled with democracy

Facebook’s News Feed algorithm determines what users see on its platform – from funny memes to comments from friends. The company regularly updates this algorithm, which can dramatically change what… Continue Reading Facebook algorithm changes suppressed journalism and meddled with democracy

Media on the move: July 24
3 months ago

Media on the move: July 24

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Here’s our regular update on the moves, hires and promotions in Canadian journalism. Want your job move featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves
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The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief
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The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief

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The Canadian Press is promoting managing editor Andrea Baillie to editor-in-chief, the first woman to oversee editorial operations at the national news wire.

The veteran wire news journalist will take the place of Stephen… Continue Reading The Canadian Press appoints veteran journalist Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief

‘Thunder Bay’ podcast to be adapted for TV
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‘Thunder Bay’ podcast to be adapted for TV

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By Adina Bresge

A true-crime podcast probing the deaths and disappearances of Indigenous youth in Thunder Bay, Ont. is set to be adapted for the small screen.

Northwood Entertainment and the producers of… Continue Reading ‘Thunder Bay’ podcast to be adapted for TV

Media on the move: June and July
3 months ago

Media on the move: June and July

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Here’s our regular update on the moves, hires and promotions in Canadian journalism. Want your job move featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves
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Rob Roberts appointed editor-in-chief of the National Post
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Rob Roberts appointed editor-in-chief of the National Post

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The National Post named Rob Roberts its new editor-in-chief on Monday.

Roberts has held various editorial positions with the Post, including copy editor when the paper first launched in 1998,… Continue Reading Rob Roberts appointed editor-in-chief of the National Post

Vice reporter Ben Makuch loses final bid to block RCMP demand for background material
3 months ago

Vice reporter Ben Makuch loses final bid to block RCMP demand for background material

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By Colin Perkel

A reporter’s last-ditch attempt at blocking an RCMP demand for his background materials in a terrorism case failed Thursday with a judge refusing to stay the production… Continue Reading Vice reporter Ben Makuch loses final bid to block RCMP demand for background material