There’s Weirdly a Lot of *Game of Thrones* News Right Now
The show wrapped up five months ago, but it’s still dominating the headlines. Here’s why.
Facebook’s embrace of Breitbart doesn’t add up
Mark Zuckerberg’s explanations for including the right-wing news outlet among its list of trusted publishers risks ruining the goodwill its new news tab could have generated otherwise. Here’s why it matters.
A new Facebook News tab is starting to roll out in the United States
Facebook News is here with content from USA Today, BuzzFeed, and the Wall Street Journal. The company is paying publishers directly for their work, but will an audience show up for it?
WhatsApp Hack Targeted Officials in More Than 20 Countries
NSO Group exploits, *Counter-Strike* money laundering, and a Pentagon scam are among the week’s top security news.
Mimicking Local News, a Network of Michigan Websites Pushes Politics
Nearly 40 websites that look like local news outlets feature largely identical articles with a distinctly conservative tone.
Connect with news in multiple languages with Google News
Today, more than 60 percent of people around the world speak and consume news across two or more languages. Finding articles in these languages can be challenging, since it requires you to search for topics across various apps and websites. To help solve this…
Video news startup Brut raises $40M, officially launches in the U.S.
Digital media startup Brut is announcing that it has raised $40 million in Series B funding. The money will be used, in part, to finance its launch in the United States. CEO Guillaume Lacroix said that that he and his co-founders all come from the French TV i…
Facebook relaunches its news strategy with dedicated ‘News tab’
Facebook News will begin rolling out to a subset of people in the U.S. today. What you need to know Facebook has announced the rollout of a new News tab as part of a limited test in the U.S. The news section will appear as a home screen tab within the Faceboo…
Facebook is officially testing its news aggregation section Facebook News
This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already have access to Business Insider Intelligence through your company, click here. Last Friday, Facebook began testin…
Update Your iPhone Today to Get Rid of That Annoying Multitasking Bug
If you’ve been having trouble with apps on your iOS device closing in the background a little faster than you expect while you’re multitasking on your device, we have good news: Apple released a fix for it. Read more…