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CNN says the ‘future of media’ is all male, and the internet responds

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The Hollywood Reporter is out with a new issue feting CNN. And a CNN producer declared it the “future of media.” 

What’s wrong with this picture? Yet again, it is 100 percent male and mostly white. 

The future of media looks like this

Proud to be part of this team@CaseyNeistat @Bourdain @jaketapper @wkamaubell and @CNN chief Zucker pic.twitter.com/B7enhLXqYd

— Josiah Daniel Ryan (@JosiahRyan) March 1, 2017

We’ve been through this approximately 1 million times before. So the internet was ready: 

The Future of Media pic.twitter.com/tLDoAhkYWC

— Danielle Henderson (@knottyyarn) March 1, 2017

The future of media looks like thispic.twitter.com/o4FPOGuNUD

— Emma Loop (@LoopEmma) March 1, 2017 Read more…

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Baby pics > news hits: Facebook loves ‘friends and family,’ cools on media

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Another day, another chapter in Facebook’s love/hate relationship with the media. 

Facebook announced on Wednesday that it has once again changed the secret recipe that decides what to show its users in their Newsfeeds. What might mean a few more baby pictures for the average users could mean a serious decline in audience for media companies that rely on the social network for distribution.

This isn’t the first time that Facebook has tweaked its algorithm (nor will it be the last), but it seems poised to be the biggest change since July 2015 when Facebook became the top Internet traffic referrer — a title it could conceivably give up if the change is as dramatic as some seem to fear. Read more…

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