Facebook is investing $ 300 million to journalism

Facebook инвестирует 300 миллионов долларов в журналистику

Social network Facebook plans to invest $ 300 million in the local journalism program, namely in local news projects, partnerships and content.

About it reports “Correspondent”.

It is noted that Facebook will Finance organization of journalists, the Pulitzer center and Report for America and local news outlets.

“We don’t want publishers depended on us, we want to support them,” said Vice-President of Facebook for information partnership Campbell brown.

According to her, the media industry is experiencing a new stage of development, and “none of us knows what the future holds for journalism, but Facebook wants their investments to join the search for solutions.”

We will remind, earlier it was reported, Facebook has created a feature to upload bulk photos in 3D, users will now be able to see the display from many angles, not just one as in conventional photography.