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Surreptitious cryptocurrency miners hide on Politifact and hundreds of other sites

Politifact is the latest and perhaps most high-profile website to host code that secretly hijacks visitors' CPUs to mine cryptocurrency. Driven by a boom in cryptocoin value and a lack of protections

Full Fact aims to end fake news with automated fact checking tools

After they failed to stop the spread of “fake news” around the U.S. election, Facebook, Twitter, Reddit and Google are facing heightened public scrutiny. Fake news is a threat to democracy, the

Calling All Coders: Journalism Schools Want You To Save The News Industry

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/05/hackers-on-flickr-photo-sharing-1-132x200.jpg" width="132" height="200" /> As newspapers struggle for viability, and media managers attempt t