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Journalism vs Algorithm: Is the New Facebook Revelation a Controversy?

This past week Facebook was exposed in a report by former workers that they routinely suppressed negative news that related to Facebook and items related to a politically conservative agenda.

On one hand, if this is true (and Facebook currently denies the accusations), this would go against what we all believed was Facebook's pristine computer algorithm technology that automated

Paid vs. Organic Search - FTC steps in

The Federal Trade Commission has recently issued updated guidance to 24 web-search companies instructing them to more clearly distinguish ad-driven results from natural ones, using visual cues like color-shading that displays consistently on multiple devices (including mobile devices), as well as borders and labels.

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