Media Insider: YouTube Sets New Policies to Curb Extremist Content, Trust in Social Media Falls, Niche Reporting Highlights Untold Stories

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. DIGITAL TRENDS | TREVOR MOGG YouTube Steps Up Efforts To Tackle Extremist Content On Its Site YouTube is introducing four new measures to tackle extremist content on its site. According to Digital Trends, the company will make more use of technology aimed at…

Media Insider: Comey Testimony Takes Over Live TV, Google Launches News Literacy Program, Gianforte Donates $50K to Press Group in ‘Body-Slamming’ Settlement

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. THE WASHINGTON POST | CALLUM BORCHERS It’s a Big Deal That Broadcast Networks Will Air the Comey Hearing Live Former FBI director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee will air on live television — adding it to the shortlist of congressional…