TECHNOLOGY

As technology continues to evolve, the Alliance works to protect member business interests and the use of appropriate and ethical new technologies in journalism.

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Copyright Office to Modernize Newspaper Archives
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Copyright Office to Modernize Newspaper Archives

We are very pleased that the Copyright Office has published its proposed rules for the transition from microfilm to PDF format for newspaper copyright registrations. These rules will also guide mandatory deposits for preservation with the Library of Congress ... Read More
FAA Releases Final Rules for Drones, Newsgathering
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FAA Releases Final Rules for Drones, Newsgathering

Last week, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) finalized its rules on the commercial use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) weighing up to 55 pounds. When the rules go into effect – August 2016 – journalists will have clear and streamlined guidance in using UAS (or "drones") for newsgathering purposes across the ... Read More
NAA Endorses NTIA “Best Practices” on UAS Privacy
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NAA Endorses NTIA “Best Practices” on UAS Privacy

Over the past year, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has held a series of meetings to discuss best practices for privacy, accountability and transparency in the use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) by commercial and private users. During the process, a coalition of news media organizations, including NAA, ... Read More
U.S. Tax Code Doesn’t Keep Up with Advancements in Newsgathering
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U.S. Tax Code Doesn’t Keep Up with Advancements in Newsgathering

It is universally acknowledged that newspaper investments in journalism translate to readers' awareness of the world around them, including politics, the economy, entertainment and countless other aspects of our dynamic society. Investments in journalism do not vary depending on the medium – digital or print – in which the reader ... Read More