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The partnership is meant to upskill millions of Southeast Asians for the new digital economy
As the need for digital media literacy is on the rise, DepEd’s suggestion to ban social media in class projects is a backslide
Facebook's We Think Digital campaign comes to the Philippines as Digital Tayo
Not all quotes on the web are correctly attributed – here's how you can tell fact from fiction
News, analysis, and investigations to understand the role of media and information technologies in democracies
(UPDATED) Facebook takes down pages linked to the disinformation network
Rappler reviews the 2018 headlines of The Daily Sentry, a website known for publishing false or misleading claims, to see how disinformation can spread through the abuse of the label 'expert'
As online disinformation becomes widespread, media groups collaborate toward fighting disinformation, improving media literacy, and protecting press freedom
Online spaces have made the locker rooms bigger – and more sinister
When disinformation is weaponized against women, misogyny rears its ugly head
Rappler is doing its job – and that’s why it has become a favorite target of the Duterte government
Here's what you should look out for when reading news on the internet
How do you know if an article or tweet sharing disaster-related information is true?
Many of the pages in these networks have shared false or misleading articles
Iloilo City has the highest number of Facebook users with 223.22%-334.83% of the population actively using the social media platform monthly, followed by Cebu City
The administration's social media blunders are worth calling out because they are symptoms of a much bigger problem that's persistent in the other aspects of Duterte's presidency
(UPDATED) As the President enters his second year, we look back at the attacks that journalists have had to endure
Journalists need to ramp up their coverage of disinformation actors, even outside of election periods. They can partner with others, including communities, in combating pollution of the information environment.
From Cambodia and Myanmar to the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia, countries are facing challenges that are a mix of the usual ones such as hostile action from governments and the use of laws and the courts to limit space for media
Facebook says data of over 1.1 million Filipinos was improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica
Hindi na bago ang jafeyk na balita. Ang bago lang ay ang platform, social media, at Internet, na tigmak ng ease-of-use. Nilulunod ng malawakang gamit ng teknolohiya ang katotohanan; nabibigyan ng slant, ng anggulo, binibihisan ng detalye.
How 'fake news' and other forms of disinformation threaten our freedoms, and how to fight back
Digital influencers as endorsers of brands are nothing new. But what happens when a politician is the product?
Lessons can be learned from the international community in order to properly address the issue of fake news in the Philippines
UP professor Clarissa David explains the spread of disinformation and misinformation on social media, its impact online and offline, and the steps we can take to address it
What can be done to stem the tide of disinformation?
Technology hits a tipping point and transforms global power structures. In 2017, social media splintered the public space essential for democracy.
The struggle against disinformation and fake news in Southeast Asia goes hand-in-hand with the fight to keep democratic spaces online open
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says teachers must be smart about their finances since they will soon teach students about financial literacy as mandated by law
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These are the types of news that PCOO Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson likes to share
'How should fake news be regulated? Are new criminal and civil laws needed to address this problem?'
From teaching housewives basic accounting the group behind livelihood program Amiga Philippines now aims to establish a social enterprise and help women do business
The government s Tech4ED project aims to improve Filipinos digital literacy and bring online learning and government services closer to the people
The News Integrity Initiative aims to advance news literacy to increase trust in journalism around the world and to better inform the public conversation
This will be the 2nd retail bond offering under the Duterte administration which raised around P100 billion from a similar offering in September 2016
Meet four Sun Life advisors who are making a difference in people’s lives through financial literacy
Quezon City Representative Bolet Banal author of the Araw ng Pagbasa bill speaks to Rappler about reading in the age of social media
Living in the moment doesn t mean going broke Here are tips for making the most of your money to make the most out of life
With an ever changing medium professionals and experts highlight the need to have media literacy classes as early as grade school
Suspicious and fake Facebook accounts share common practices, forming a nest that spreads and repeats lies and propaganda
Its algorithms decide what you see. And they don't distinguish fact from fiction.
How can OFWs better manage their finances and reach their financial goals faster? Here are some tips from a wealth expert
In the Philippines, paid trolls, fallacious reasoning, leaps in logic, poisoning the well – these are only some of the propaganda techniques that have helped shift public opinion on key issues
There are too many financial products in the market How can you make sense of all these and take control of your finances?
Need help in learning how to manage your money? This book shows readers how
Engagespark reshapes the tech behind automated calls to power campaigns that do everything from teaching financial literacy to saving women from rape
The partnership aims to produce content that will help OFWs manage their finances better