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Best Practices for Editors-in-Chief to Avoid NSA's Spying

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Last week, the M100 Sansouci Colloquium gathered international specialists on the subject 'Media Freedom in the age of Big Data'. With the recent revelations about mass surveillance organised by intelligence agencies, questions are raised about how journalists can protect their data and more importantly, their sources. At the Colloquium, we met with Matthias Spielkamp, founding editor of iRights.info, and we asked him about journalism and communication security.

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The Ebola Outbreak seen from Nigeria

Over 2,000: the number of deaths caused by the recent Ebola outbreak. The virus had spread across Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, before a few cases were reported in Nigeria. We asked Azubuike Ishiekwene, Managing Editor of Leadership Newspaper (Nigeria) to tell us more about the coverage.

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Will the Printed Newspaper Be Extinct by 2040?

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We have already heard endless doom and gloom about the state of the news industry, hundreds of newspapers closing and readership disappearing along with jobs. The documentary, ‘The Press: Towards a Paperless World?’ (original title: ‘Presse: vers un monde sans papier ?’) responds to these worries. The film premiered last week on Franco-German channel Arte. Its overall message is one of (albeit cautious) optimism and hope for the news industry.

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