How the Media Influenced the Election (The New York Times)

Social media256The New York Times explores the media’s effect on the presidential election, particularly the growing importance of social networks as modern “mass media.”

Though companies such as Facebook and Twitter have denied or failed to recognize their newfound media-like roles, social media has placed individuals at the center of specific media universes, customizing media experience and amplifying biases or viewpoints. More in The New York Times.

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