Raju Narisetti, senior vice president and deputy head of strategy at News Corp, explains the reasons behind News Corp’s $25 million acquisition of Storyful in December. Many newsrooms have adopted Storyful to help them verify social media and video content. Watch the video to hear how Narisetti, who came to Poynter for the Future of News Audiences conference Jan. 26-27, sees Storyful’s verification tools fit into News Corp’s larger strategy.
'Recent weeks and months have taught us a painful lesson. There is truth and there are lies. Lies told for power and for profit.'
‘Our role in coverage of all of these issues is only going to grow potentially. It’s going to be a much bigger deal right now for us.’
'I am flabbergasted at how few people are at the White House right now, seeing him off, how nobody is interested,' the Meet the Press moderator said.