I think track records are very important. Fiorina was HP CEO for six years. She has a track record for nothing else other than running this company. Fair enough. And she ran it aground. People spend a lot of time talking about their track record. Industry analysts broadly agree that Fiorina made some big mistakes in her corporate career. Track record of leadership is vital. She's fired more than 30,000 employees while gifting herself huge bonuses. Shareholder wealth was slashed in half. Track record. This is still her mess. Ten years later, a hundred thousand jobs have been lost. I think track records are very important.
The Political TV Ad Archive collected and, using innovative open source technology, tracked airings of political ads in key markets the 2016 election cycle.
The collection also linked ads to fact-checks by national fact-checking organizations. In addition to tracking airings across key primary states, the collection includes ads that may air elsewhere or exclusively on social media.
by Katie Donnelly Over the past extremely unpredictable election year, the Internet Archive invented new methods and tools to give journalists, researchers, and the public the power to access, scrutinize, share, and thoroughly fact-check political ads, presidential debates, and TV news broadcasts. Our efforts were designed to help citizens better understand the patterns of political messages designed to persuade them […]
Guest post by Kalev Leetaru Today the Internet Archive announces a new interactive timeline visualization–the Television Explorer–that lets you trace how any keyword–think “emails”, “tax returns”, “alt-right”–has been covered on U.S. television news over the past half-decade. See the Television Explorer, a new tool for exploring TV News. Over the past year and a half, the GDELT Project and the Internet […]