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Gaza, Syria, Ukraine: How to Debunk Fake Images?

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Whether it is an image from Gaza or the video of James Foley's execution, how can you, as a journalist, make sure that it is a fake or not? If you need some extra skills, the Verification Handbook is here to help you (free and available here): it is a MUST READ for any journo. We had a chat with Craig Silverman, one of the authors of the Handbook. He was one of the moderators at the GEN Summit 2014 on the very interesting session 'From Fact-Checking to News Verification: Humans vs. Robots, Who Will Win?'

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We are launching a French MOOC on Datajournalism

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We just launched registrations for our MOOC in French "How to Become a Good Datajournalist", written by Nicolas Kayser-Bril, one of the first French datajournalist. It will start on October 6th.

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From Prototype to Publication

In March 2013, GEN organised Editors Lab Hackdays in Voralberg, Austria. The competition was hosted by Russmedia Digital, with the support of Google and the Knight Foundation and in partnership with the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC). The theme was ‘Covering International Migrations’.

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