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How Facebook’s latest changes impact inewsource’s content on your News Feed

How Facebook’s latest changes impact inewsource’s content on your News Feed

Earlier this month, Facebook Inc. announced its News Feed algorithm is changing to prioritize posts from friends, family and groups. The expected changes came after the social media platform was criticized for enabling foreign interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and contributing to the rise of false news stories. Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook, addressed how the ... Read More »

Most popular inewsource Data Center posts in 2017

Most popular inewsource Data Center posts in 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, we’re highlighting our top five databases of the year, as measured by pageviews. In all, these databases include more than 12.3 million data points on topics ranging from education and specialized taxes to details about fencing along the U.S.-Mexico border. Much of this was possible due to the inewsource Data Center, which launched in ... Read More »

Most popular inewsource stories of 2017 — and the impact they made

Most popular inewsource stories of 2017 — and the impact they made

There was a lot of talk this year about “fake news” and the role of the news media in keeping the public informed. At inewsource, our stories are built on a foundation of in-depth reporting, documents and data. Accountability journalism takes time, persistence, precision and patience to get it right. As 2017 draws to a close, we’re looking back at ... Read More »