Facebook, Snapchat Deals Produce Meager Results for News Outlets

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Newspapers and other media outlets are struggling to make money from their partnerships with tech giants like Facebook and Snapchat, raising concerns over their business models in a news landscape increasingly dominated by social media platforms. Some publishers are scaling back on Facebook Inc.’s Instant Articles program, in which they host stories directly on the […]

Facebook woos journalists with Signal, a dashboard to gather news across Facebook and Instagram

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Signal helps journalists find, source, and embed content from Facebook and Instagram. Facebook isn’t finished with its attempts to move journalists away from their reliance on Twitter. On Thursday, the company launched Signal, a free discovery and curation platform that helps journalists see what’s trending in photos, videos, and (public) posts across Facebook and Instagram. […]