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How Partisan Media Coverage Changes an Entire Story

Media bias is nothing new – the term “liberal media” is thrown around regularly by conservatives, and Fox News has been crowned the face of conservative outlets. We’ve seen obvious bias in our two-party political system, and the most recent headlines have largely focused on

#MFDebates: The 10 Best Media Tweets

Twitter newsfeeds were moving at lightning speed during Monday night’s record-breaking debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. But, amongst all the noise, what were some of the best 140-characters-or-less moments of the night? Between a heavy scouting of “Media Twitter” and our hashtag #MFDebates, we’ve compiled our

The BizBeat – September 29, 2016

Each Thursday, MediaFile’s Business section publishes The BizBeat, an overview of the past week’s news in media organizations and industry. Have a tip, see something we missed, or want to put something on our radar? E-mail Shiplett@Mediafiledc.com. Making Headlines Monday night’s Trump-Clinton debate broke the

#MFDebates: The First Debate Roundup

Last night’s debate was one for the books. Boasting an average of 84 million viewers across the 13 television channels that were broadcasting it, the Trump-Clinton debate has become the most-watched debate in American history, according to Nielsen. It is estimated that “many millions” also

Facebook Deceives Advertisers with Inflated Video Metrics

Facebook came under fire last week after their vice president of business and marketing partnerships, David Fischer, wrote a post apologizing for the company’s use of a miscalculated metric that incorrectly measured the time viewers on the platform spent watching videos. “The metric should have reflected

The Week in Multimedia – September 26, 2016

The Washington Post, The New York Times, and National Geographic round out our top picks for this week. The Washington Post – A celebration of the natural hairstyles of black kids This photography based piece incorporates bold colors and unique angles to tell a story about