May 18, 2018

New tech allows News Corp to spy on journalists

Storyful, a subsidiary of News Corp, has developed software for journalists that monitors videos and images seen by reporters using it, The Guardian has revealed. It's not the first time journalists have been spied on at work.

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

Mass surveillance is a constant concern for journalists around the world, whether it's government surveillance, hunting down confidential sources or other spying.

But what about when it's the media spying on itself?

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