How do news providers deal with user-generated content? What are current challenges, especially with regards to content ownership and copyright? Deutsche Welle’s Head of Social Media News, Kristin Zeier, tells us about current practices and respective issues.
From 12 to 14 November 2014 Wilfried Runde and Jochen Spangenberg of DW Innovation (the department dealing with REVEAL at Deutsche Welle) and Ellen Schuster of DW’s Strategic Programme Planning Department attended the NewsXchange 2014 conference in Prague, Czech Republic.
Every week, we provide links from around the web that discuss issues regarding the verification of content from Social Media. This week we are taking a look at the downing of flight MH17 on 17 July 2014 and issues regarding the dealing with user-generated content as part of the journalistic reporting process.