► AVAILABLE NOW: Digital News Report 2018
7 out of 10 spaniards who access the news online are concerned about what is truth and what is fake online
The fifth edition of its Digital News Report.es have found that 7 out of 10 spaniards who access the news online are concerned about what is truth and what is fake online. They find many instances of journalism malpractice inaccuracies and they also find stories which are manipulated, where the facts are skewed to feed a political or an economic agenda. This is the result of our ongoing commitment in providing an accurate and impartial briefing of the state of the News Media and their audiences in Spain. Our findings of the Digital News Report.es, here have to do with devices, mobiles is on the rise and we are using more and more the interactive features of the smart TV to access News online. Mobile notifications are also on the rise and in terms of social networking sites, Facebook and Whatsapp are the most widespread sources, but we also see a rise of Youtube, Twitter and Instagram.
A network in which @digitalunav takes part has won a €3.9 million Horizon 2020 grant to coordinate ‘JOLT: Harnessing Digital and Data Technologies for Journalism’. JOLT is a European Training Network funded by the European Commission’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions to provide structured training and excellent supervision to a cluster of PhDs.
JOLT will hire 15 PhD researchers to develop new theoretical insights, technical advancements, and best-practice guidelines for digital and data journalism.
Meet our visiting researchers in the forthcoming academic year, as well as those of the past year:
Amy Jo Coffey, University of Florida (USA)
Zafer Kiyan, Ankara University (Ankara, Turkey)
, Södertörn University (Huddinge, Sweden)
, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (Florianópolis, Brazil)
, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (Santiago, Chile)
, Universidade de São Paulo (São Paulo, Brazil)
, “Juan de la Cierva” Research Grant Program at Open University of Catalonia (Barcelona, Spain)
Maria João Lopes Antunes, Universidade de Aveiro (Aveiro, Portugal)
Patrícia Dias Soares, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Lisbon, Portugal)
Edson Capoano, Mackenzie University and ESPM-SP (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
Carmen Beatriz Fernández, DataStrategia Consultores (Caracas, Venezuela)
Teresa Nozal Cantarero, Universidade da Coruña (A Coruña, Spain)
Free download of our last reports and books:
|Digital News Report 2018 (Spain),
coordinated by Digital unav-Center for Internet
Studies and Digital Life – University of
Ciberperiodismo en Iberoamérica,