Facebook is looking for a few good humans for its news department

Good news for job-hunting reporters: Facebook is looking for a few “seasoned journalists”—real human journalists—to curate stories for its News Tab, a new service that will aggregate news from reliable publishers, the New York Times reports.While the News Tab will fill its thirst for content mostly via an algorithm, a team of human editors will…

Facebook is looking for a few good humans for its news department

Good news for job-hunting reporters: Facebook is looking for a few “seasoned journalists”—real human journalists—to curate stories for its News Tab, a new service that will aggregate news from reliable publishers, the New York Times reports.While the News Tab will fill its thirst for content mostly via an algorithm, a team of human editors will curate the top stories and breaking news items of the day. The human editors will only select stories and link back to the original sources, so they will not need to use the headline-writing skills honed over years of working in, you know, an actual newsroom. That J-school degree will al
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