Brand safety is a two-way street

Brand safety is a two-way street Advertisers’ concerns about endorsing objectionable content have forced Google to introduce solutions that protect customers’ brand safety. However, these updates do not favor creators, and Google certainly does not seem to realize that YouTubers have …

The Drum

YouTube vows to take on fake news through the power of workshops

YouTube, the video streaming site best known for its near-endless library of cat videos, memes and music videos dredged up from the annals of time, has decided it has to take the issue of tackling fake news into its own hands. With millions of viewers

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YouTube offers ‘fake news’ workshops to teenagers

YouTube will launch a series of workshops to help young content creators “tackle internet safety and issues around fake news”, the BBC reports. See related. Facebook trials ‘fake news’ warnings · Best TV streaming sites 2017: Amazon Fire, Sky Go and more.

The Week UK

YouTube to offer fake news workshops to teenagers

YouTube is launching a new campaign to tackle internet safety and issues around fake news, the video streaming site has announced. The company says it will put on workshops aimed at 13 to 18-year-olds in cities across the UK. The plans, promoted as

BBC News

YouTube to school U.K. kids on how to combat fake news, echo chambers, and hate speech

Google’s latest initiative to promote the internet as a safe and positive place for everyone is Internet Citizens, a series of workshops aimed at schooling U.K. kids ages 13-18 year on how to combat issues like fake news, echo chambers, and offensive

VentureBeat

Google runs workshops to help UK teenagers tackle hate speech

Google’s office in King’s Cross, London. MPs recently accused the company of ‘profiting from hatred’. Photograph: Jeff Blackler/REX/Shutterstock. Google. Google runs workshops to help UK teenagers tackle hate speech. Launch of programme to counter …

The Guardian

Internet Citizens: Let’s make a better web

The internet is a place where anyone can have a voice, be part of a community and generate positive social change. But the internet isn’t always positive or welcoming for everyone.Nearly all of us will have come across comments or content online that …

Newsroom America

YouTube is to offer workshops to teenagers on how to tackle hate speech and fake news

The sessions will aim to educate teenagers on how to deal with online abuse and increase tolerance on the web. 0. Share this. Facebook; Twitter; Google plus; Email; Share. 0. YouTube is to offer workshops to teenagers on how to tackle hate speech and

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