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Where do social media users get their news?

The Reuters Digital News Report, which studied people age 18 and up, found that while Twitter currently is a top source for news and...

More companies pull advertising dollars from Facebook

More than 500 companies have kicked off an unprecedented advertising boycott intended to pressure Facebook into taking a stronger stand against hate speech. Global companies such...

Google will pay publishers to license content

Alphabet Inc.’s Google will begin paying select media outlets featured in a yet-to-be released news service later this year, a major business shift for...

Federal government will introduce legislation to ensure tech giants compensate news...

Legislation modernizing Canada’s Broadcasting Act is “pretty much ready” and will be tabled in Parliament in the fall, when the Liberal government also intends...

Research: Traditional media more trusted than social media

Now in its fifth year, Proof’s CanTrust Index is a leading source of research and understanding of trust in Canada. Trust is critical, now more than...

This Week’s Featured Course on Newspaper Training: How to Use Social...

For newspapers, social media has proven both a blessing and curse. And it is too early to decide which ultimately will be the more...

This Week’s Featured Course on Newspaper Training: How to Optimize Your...

If you imagine your community as akin to the wheel of a bicycle, you want its newspaper to function as the all-important hub with...

Research: Social media leading source of distrust

Fake news is a key driver for Canadians losing trust in media and Facebook is considered the worst offender of fake news distribution by...
Canadian Journalism Foundation

Canadians like, but don’t trust, social media for news, according to...

A new poll commissioned by The Canadian Journalism Foundation and conducted by Maru/Matchbox shows that while social media is a top news source for both Canadians and Americans,...

A Minute on the Internet in 2019

A lot can happen in a minute. Sixty seconds can pass in the blink of an eye for someone mindlessly scrolling through Facebook or...