Some basic facts
Making fundamental information more visible will help readers verify the legitimacy of news organizations, researcher Mike Caulfield said.
"When more media platforms use content from Wikipedia uncritically, that does raise the stakes."
Good morning. Here are 9 media stories.
What will you wash first?
Here's our roundup of the top digital and social media stories you should know about (and from Andrew Beaujon, 10 media stories to start your day):
Wikimedia's Sue Gardner received the Knight Foundation's first innovation award Monday night and she paid it forward with a $25,000 grant to MuckRock, an open government platform that eases requests for public records.
Compared to the crowdsourced encyclopedia, news is "notoriously unreliable," he says.
Use Google's cache or the mobile version of the site.
Company representative says the firm didn't add anything that was untrue.