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Disinformation study group finds news rating agency useless

A new study Friday revealed that even New York University researchers found no benefit in NewsGuard, a popular pro-censorship browser extension, offering consumers the ability to identify misinformation while successfully directing readers to other sites deemed credible by the agency’s censors. A team of scholars from the Center for Social Media and Politics at New […]

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US News NJ High School Rankings: How Manchester fared

MANCHESTER, NJ – US News & World Report has released its new ranking of nearly 24,000 high schools across the country. Manchester Township ranked 339th in New Jersey out of 406 public high schools. According to US News and World Report. To develop the ranking, US News partnered with RTI International, a North Carolina-based nonprofit […]

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NJ High School US News Rating: How Point Pleasant Boro fared

POINT PLEASANT, NJ – US News & World Report has released its new ranking of nearly 24,000 high schools across the country. Point Pleasant Borough High School ranked 133rd in New Jersey out of 406 public high schools. According to US News and World Report. To develop the ranking, US News partnered with RTI International, […]

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Best Payday Loans Online What You Don’t Know About

Payday loans are one of the types of short-term loan where lenders will provide high-interest credit dependent on your earnings. There’s no precise definition of payday loans or payday lenders however, it is typically a loan with a high cost due on the next payday. Payday loans are also referred to as: Cash advances and loans […]

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NDTV pulls out of BARC ahead of news ratings resumption

News broadcaster NDTV, which owns and operates NDTV 24×7 and NDTV India, has withdrawn from the Broadcasters Audience Research Council (BARC) India rating system. While confirming the development of exchange4media, NDTV Group President Suparna Singh said: “NDTV has repeatedly stressed that a much larger sample size (of counters) is needed if BARC is serious about […]

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MIB fully briefed on news rating rollout plan: BARC CEO Nakul Chopra

India’s Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) CEO, Nakul Chopra, said the audience measurement body is in regular contact with the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) over the rollout of the classification of information. He also said the MIB is fully aligned with the hearing body’s plans. “We are in regular contact with the MIB. […]

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Teachers’ union partners with ratings service NewsGuard

The American Federation of Teachers wants its educators to play a bigger role in sorting fact from fiction in the news students see online. The union said on Tuesday it was teaming up with NewsGuard, a digital tool that ranks news sources, to make its ratings widely available to AFT’s 1.7 million members and tens […]

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NBF wants rankings released immediately, NBDA says not until BARC makes system foolproof

The two news industry bodies – News Broadcasters and Digital Association (NBDA) headed by Rajat Sharma and News Broadcasters Federation (NBF) headed by Arnab Goswami – elicited polarized reactions opposing the order of the ministry of information. ‘Information and Broadcasting resume information rankings. genre. Since the news genre’s ratings were kept on hold, due to […]

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Will rollout of news rankings data be delayed despite MIB green light?

Even as the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has asked Broadcasters Audience Research Council (BARC) India to release news rankings with immediate effect, there is debate in the industry about the start actual data deployment. Although BARC India is tight-lipped on the overall development, some industry players believe it will be at least a […]