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    Truth and Trust in the 21st Century: Photos, Video, Tweets and More

    by Denise Lu
    November 21, 2013
    The Truth and Trust in the 21st Century symposium in New York City. Photo courtesy of Tom Cawthon of the Poynter Institute.

    The ethics of digital media are evolving just as fast as the medium itself. The Poynter Institute and PBS MediaShift hosted “Truth and Trust in the 21st Century,” a symposium on Nov. 13, 2013, in New York discussing the issues of ethical practices in the age of new media. Here’s a recap of the issues discussed, along with photos, video and more.

    Video

    "Sorry, 'real-time news source' is an oxymoron. You can be accurate or fast, take your pick. The ethical choice is to slow down." -@andmattson

    Photos

    Tom Cawthon from Poynter shot some photos of the event, below.

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    Here are some curated tweets highlighting some of the conversation.

    Denise Lu is an editorial intern at PBS Mediashift. A journalist focusing on culture, tech and online media, she has contributed for Mashable, Pretty Much Amazing, Evolver.fm and other publications. Denise is currently a senior at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She will be joining the design team at the Washington Post in January as part of her journalism residency.

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    • Robbie Moraes

      Anything with the Huffington Post there, is already on the ground of yellow journalism tabloid culture. Mediashift is a joke.

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