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Groupe Média TFO creates blockchain prototype to track copyrights on creative work

“The consumption of cultural products is increasingly achieved through IP systems,” said Glen O’Farrell, president and CEO at Groupe Média TFO. “We wish to participate in creating next generation tools to credit and reward the rightholders in a way …

Source : Groupe Média TFO creates blockchain prototype to track copyrights on creative work

The Atlantic, Business Insider, Quartz, and Mashable are among early partners for Facebook’s Watch video platform

Facebook’s ongoing ambitions to push into video have been belied by a single uncomfortable truth: most people don’t go to Facebook expressly to watch video. Instead, for most Facebook users, video is just one content form appearing in the News Feed, without them explicitly seeking it out.

Source : The Atlantic, Business Insider, Quartz, and Mashable are among early partners for Facebook’s Watch video platform

Remember that Norwegian site that made readers take a quiz before commenting? Here’s an update on it

When my former colleague Joseph Lichterman wrote about a Norwegian news organization that makes readers pass a quiz on the article before they can comment on it (one of the most-trafficked stories in Nieman Lab history, btw) the site — NRKbeta , the tech vertical of Norway’s public broadcaster — was lauded for its creativity.

Source : Remember that Norwegian site that made readers take a quiz before commenting? Here’s an update on it

Mozilla amplifie ses efforts contre les fausses nouvelles

L’organisation Mozilla, à l’origine du navigateur Firefox, a annoncé mercredi une amplification de ses efforts pour endiguer les fausses nouvelles, voyant dans ce phénomène un problème fondamental pour l’avenir d’Internet.

Source : Mozilla amplifie ses efforts contre les fausses nouvelles