The Fox Effect: How Roger Ailes Turned a Network into a by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt, MediaMatters.org

By David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt, MediaMatters.org

In line with the meticulous learn of the inside track watchdog association Media concerns for the USA, David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt convey how Fox information, below its president Roger Ailes, replaced from a right-leaning information community right into a partisan suggest for the Republican get together.

The Fox Effect follows the occupation of Ailes from his early paintings as a tv manufacturer and media advisor for Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, and George H. W. Bush. accordingly, whilst he was once employed in 1996 because the president of Rupert Murdoch’s flagship conservative cable information community, Ailes had little journalism adventure, yet delivered to the task the approach of a political operative. As Brock and Rabin-Havt display via various examples, Ailes used his impressive strength and impression to unfold a partisan political time table that's at odds with fashioned, greatly held criteria of equity and objectivity in information reporting.

Featuring transcripts of leaked audio and memos from Fox information journalists and managers, The Fox impact is a damning indictment of the way the network’s information insurance and commentators have biased reporting, drummed up marginal tales, or even consciously manipulated proven proof of their efforts to assault the Obama management.

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Novel 3D Media Technologies by Ahmet Kondoz, Tasos Dagiuklas

By Ahmet Kondoz, Tasos Dagiuklas

This publication describes contemporary options in 3D media and applied sciences, with insurance of 3D media taking pictures, processing, encoding, and variation, networking features for 3D Media, and caliber of consumer adventure (QoE). The contributions are according to the result of the FP7 eu venture ROMEO, which makes a speciality of new equipment for the compression and supply of 3D multi-view video and spatial audio, in addition to the optimization of networking and compression together around the destiny net. The supply of 3D media to person clients is still a hugely not easy challenge a result of great amount of knowledge concerned, diversified community features and person terminal specifications, in addition to the user’s context reminiscent of their personal tastes and placement. because the variety of visible perspectives raises, present structures will fight to fulfill the challenging necessities when it comes to supply of constant video caliber to mounted and cellular clients. ROMEO will current hybrid networking strategies that mix the DVB-T2 and DVB-NGH broadcast entry community applied sciences including a QoE acutely aware Peer-to-Peer (P2P) distribution method that operates over stressed out and instant hyperlinks. stay streaming 3D media has to be got via taking part clients whilst or with imperceptible hold up to permit them to monitor jointly whereas replacing reviews as though they have been all within the related location.

This publication is the second one of a chain of 3 annual volumes dedicated to the newest result of the FP7 ecu venture ROMEO. the current quantity presents state of the art details on immersive media, 3D multi-view video, spatial audio, cloud-based media, networking protocols for 3D media, P2P 3D media streaming, and 3D Media supply throughout heterogeneous instant networks between different themes. Graduate scholars and execs in electric engineering and machine technology with an curiosity in 3D destiny net Media will locate this quantity to be crucial reading.

  • Describes the newest techniques in 3D applied sciences and destiny net Media
  • Focuses on learn to facilitate program situations equivalent to social television and top of the range, real-time collaboration
  • Discusses QoE for 3D
  • Represents the final of a chain of 3 volumes dedicated to contributions from FP7 initiatives within the region of 3D and networked media

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Homogenization and Porous Media by Ulrich Hornung (auth.), Ulrich Hornung (eds.)

By Ulrich Hornung (auth.), Ulrich Hornung (eds.)

This ebook discusses equipment and effects from the speculation of homogenization and their functions to move and delivery in porous media. It deals a scientific and rigorous remedy of upscaling methods regarding actual modeling for porous media on micro-, meso- and macro-scales. The chapters are dedicated to percolation, Newtonian, non-Newtonian phenomena, part circulation, miscible displacement, thermal and elastic results. distinct reviews of micro-structure platforms and computational effects for dual-porosity versions are awarded. This publication should be of curiosity to readers who are looking to study the most underlying rules and ideas of contemporary mathematical idea, together with the main lately got effects and purposes. Mathematicians, soil physicists, geo-hydrologists, chemical engineers, researchers operating in an oil reservoir simulation and the environmental sciences, will locate this booklet of specific curiosity.

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Animation Background Layout: From Student to Professional by Mike S. Fowler

By Mike S. Fowler

Animation heritage format: From scholar to expert , has a simple to stick with structure with a lot info that folks of any animation ability point can examine whatever new. This ebook solutions either, "How is structure made?" but additionally, "Why?". every one bankruptcy steadily elaborates on format options and themes to aid the construction of your talents. Illustrated and defined during this publication are: standpoint, viewpoint Grids, Composition, Staging, Fielding of Characters, digicam strikes, Thumbnail Sketches, Tonal Drawings, Storyboard, Model/Pose/Prop Sheets, position Designs, box publications, point Sketches, labeling, Compilation of a structure Folder, advice and methods, and masses extra.

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Media Relations for Nonprofits: 115 Winning Ideas to Improve by Scott C. Stevenson

By Scott C. Stevenson

Originally released via Stevenson, Inc., this sensible source is helping nonprofit leaders and professions notice new how you can forge profitable relationships with media execs, study what different nonprofits are doing to extend information assurance and construct know-how and examine new strategies and tactics to enhance media relations.

Important subject matters lined include:

  •  The nationwide news
  • Interviews
  • Free publicity
  • Writing information releases
  • Avoiding universal media mistakes
  • Handling damaging publicity
  • Responding to reporters
  • Employee engagement
  • Media coverage
  • Online pressrooms
  • Radio and television exposure
  • Strategic partnerships
  • Hotsheets
  • Media databases
  • Special events
  • Media buyers
  • Media archives
    Please be aware that a few content material featured within the unique model of this identify has been got rid of during this released model as a result of permissions issues.

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Political Communication in Britain: The Leader's Debates, by Dominic Wring, Roger Mortimore, Simon Atkinson

By Dominic Wring, Roger Mortimore, Simon Atkinson

The 2010 normal Election represented a pathbreaking contest in Political communique. the television debates replaced eternally the texture of the crusade. This e-book brings jointly key commentators, analysts and polling specialists to provide readers with a different and worthwhile perception into the improvement of political verbal exchange in British Politics.

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Media Discourse and the Yugoslav Conflicts by Pål Kolstø

By Pål Kolstø

Inspite of the turning out to be literature on discourse research, a few of which makes a speciality of representations of self and different, the research of the connection of discourse to violent/non-violent results of conflicts is an lower than researched quarter. This publication combines theories on ethnic clash, theories on identification building and discourse research with a accomplished and inclusive survey of the nations of the previous Yugoslavia, embracing movie, radio, tv and newspapers. As such, it offers an knowing of the interrelationship among 'words' and 'deeds', grounded in shut interpreting and large research of particular media texts of the interval, an figuring out which allows extensive comparisons with different comparable conflicts. Combining ground-breaking purposes of idea with certain empirical case stories, ""Media Discourse and the Yugoslav Conflicts"" might be of curiosity not just to these involved in ethnopolitical clash, yet to students throughout a number of social sciences together with sociology, discourse research and media, clash and peace reports.

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Intelligent Media Technology for Communicative Intelligence: by Włodzimierz Dąbrowski, Tomasz Czwarno (auth.), Leonard Bolc,

By Włodzimierz Dąbrowski, Tomasz Czwarno (auth.), Leonard Bolc, Zbigniew Michalewicz, Toyoaki Nishida (eds.)

The second Workshop on clever Media expertise for Communicative Intelligence commemorating the tenth anniversary of the Polish-Japanese Institute of knowledge expertise in Warsaw aimed to discover the present study issues within the ?eld of int- ligent media applied sciences for communicative intelligence. Communicative intelligence represents a brand new problem in the direction of construction a sup- intelligence at the ubiquitous international community via amassing a tremendous quantity of - guy andknowledgeresources.The time period "communicativeintelligence"re?ects the view that verbal exchange is on the very center of intelligence and its production. communique allows novel rules to emerge from intimate interactions by means of a number of brokers, starting from collaboration to pageant. the hot enhance of data and commu- cation applied sciences has verified a data infrastructure that enables people and artifacts to speak with one another past area and time. It permits us to enhance a step extra to gain a communicative intelligence with many fruitful functions. Intelligentmediatechnologiesattempttocaptureandaugmentpeople’scommuni- tive actions through embedding pcs into the surroundings to reinforce interactions in an unobtrusive demeanour. The advent of embodied conversational brokers that would mediate conversations between humans in a social context is your next step within the p- cess. The scope of clever media applied sciences contains layout and improvement of clever helps for content material construction, distribution, and usage, considering wealthy c- tent is essential for communique in lots of functions. The promising purposes of intelligence media applied sciences comprise e-learning, wisdom administration structures, e-democracy, and different communication-intensivesubject domains.

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Search Engine Society (DMS - Digital Media and Society) by Alexander Halavais

By Alexander Halavais

Search engines became a key a part of our daily lives. but whereas a lot has been written approximately find out how to use se's and the way they are often more desirable, there was relatively little exploration of what the social and cultural results will be. like every applied sciences, se's exist inside of a bigger political, cultural, and financial surroundings. This quantity goals to redress this stability and to deal with the most important questions such as:

* How have se's replaced the way in which we manage our strategies concerning the international, and the way we work?
* What are the ‘search engine wars', what do they portend for the way forward for seek, and who wins or loses?
* To what quantity does political regulate of se's, or the political impression of se's, impact how they're used, misused, and regulated?
* Does the quest engine support form our identities and interactions with others, and what implications does this have for privacy?

expert participants of the knowledge society needs to comprehend the social contexts within which se's were constructed, what that improvement says approximately us as a society, and the position of the quest engine within the international info surroundings. This e-book presents the proper place to begin.

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