Coronavirus and the media: Everything news industry needs to know

Coronavirus and the news industry: Everything you need to know

The coronavirus pandemic presents the greatest threat to the global news industry since the 2008 economic crash.

At the same time, our industry has never been more vital. With fake news proliferating on social media, access to quality news and information can be a matter of life and death.

Read all our coverage on coronavirus and the news industry:

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Author: Dominic Ponsford

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4 thoughts on “Coronavirus and the news industry: Everything you need to know”

  1. Social media has taken the responsibility of spreading fake news. People are heading towards to participate in unnecessary discussions these days. No one is interested to know what is happening exactly. It’s clearly shows the politics and failure of media responsibility.

  2. Social media site has actually taken the responsibility of spreading phony information. People are heading in the direction of to take part in unneeded conversations nowadays. Nobody is interested to understand what is taking place exactly. It’s plainly reveals the national politics and also failure of media responsibility.

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