Facebook's expanded local news strategy includes government alerts
The test would alert you to natural disasters, school closures and more.
Facebook program aims to boost local news subscriptions
It's coming as Facebook has been accused of undermining news.
Facebook will prioritize local stories in your News Feed
Facebook says it's part of its effort to emphasize high-quality news.
Facebook is testing a dedicated section for local news
Six cities in the US will get to try out the new ‘Today In’ section.
Google is funding AI writers for local UK news reporting
Computers will produce 30,000 articles per month for hundreds of local papers.
The Weather Channel's odd local news service is coming to iOS and Android
The Local Now app launches this June.
BBC lays out 'open' vision to combat licence fee critics
The BBC hopes its new proposals will make it an "open, more distinctive" broadcaster.
Pulse News for iOS adds local content for many cities
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