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Fake sources in real estate stories

A Vancouver real estate marketing company is apologizing for having two employees pose as prospective home buyers in televised newscasts on a supposed spike in sales around the Lunar New Year. Andrea Woo of...

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Lodging, SXSW and journalism ethics

This was posted by Business Insider’s Allyson Shontell, a senior reporter, earlier on Tuesday. As Business Insider founder and editor Henry Blodget notes, the Twitter post was in jest. “Alyson was poking fun at...

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Biz media investigated in insider trading probe

Authorities have conducted a wide-ranging investigation into whether media companies facilitated insider trading on Wall Street by prematurely releasing market-moving government data, according to a Wall Street Journal article. Brody Mullins and Devlin Barrett...

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Business journalism and plagiarism

Kathy English, the ombudsman at the Toronto Star, writes about how the paper investigated allegations of plagiarism against one of its business reporters. English writes, “Reporter Madhavi Acharya-Tom Yew apologized immediately for her ‘poor...