Gordon Borrell at the Second Street Promotions Summit in St. Louis on June 2, 2014 (photo courtesy of Borrell Associates)

In the news this week, Facebook and Google have been under fire for the spread of fake news during the presidential campaign. Both are now cracking down on ads served into fake news sites, but is it enough? And news organizations like the New York Times, Mother Jones and ProPublica are experiencing a “Trump bump” in subscriptions and donations. Twitter is finally cracking down on abuse and hate speech by removing many alt-right accounts and re-training staff to move quicker on abuse complaints. Politico’s Joe Pompeo will join us to discuss Business Insider’s expansion, and Univision’s contraction. Our Metric of the Week is push notifications, and we go one-on-one with local news expert Gordon Borrell.

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