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Verifying the news, hosted by Twitter & ONANYC

Join us at Twitter New York for cocktails and a discussion of how reporters and editors are using social media to verify news. Industry colleagues who have sourced news, verified or debunked the reports and crowd-sourced stories — all through social media — will share their stories in a series of lightning rounds. 

Twitter’s Andrew Fitzgerald will also share the latest on Twitter’s tools for verification including TweetDeck and geolocation. More details on speakers to come, but please get in touch with Twitter's Adrienne Vogt ([masked]) if you're interested in contributing.

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  • Joel K.

    Hi all,
    Just wanted to say thanks to all the ONA organizers for putting together a very informative event.
    If anyone is interested in learning more about qbeats, and how we are changing the way content reaches consumers, please don't hesitate to drop me a note.

    1 · July 16, 2014

  • Daniel V.

    Hi all,

    Sorry to report you won't be able to buy at the door; we're at capacity and Twitter security needed the names of attendees ahead of time. Wish we could fit more!

    July 16, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Any spare tickets that I can buy? tweet at me @JoyCrane1 .
    Does anyone know if we can pay at the door?

    July 16, 2014

  • Nicola A. M.

    Not gonna make it to this tonight. Anyone w/ Paypal who wants my ticket, reply with an email addy.

    July 16, 2014

  • Miyuki I.

    I am looking for a spot! If anyone has extras, let me know. Thank you!! Email:[masked]

    July 16, 2014

  • Kim

    I'm also looking for a spot, if anyone can't attend and wouldn't mind selling me your ticket. Would be much appreciated!
    Email: [masked]

    July 16, 2014

  • Eunsoo A.

    looking for a spot here too, let me know at [masked]

    July 16, 2014

  • Kim F.

    I am looking for a spot too if anyone has extras! I can be reached at [masked]

    July 16, 2014

  • Ariel K.

    Anyone not able to attend? I can buy your ticket.

    July 16, 2014

  • Heather M.

    If anyone that RSVP'd is unable to attend, I'd love to compensate you for your ticket. Msg me @heathersaidthat. Thank you!

    July 16, 2014

  • Rob F.

    Looking forward to an interesting and productive dialogue around the intersection of social and news.

    1 · July 15, 2014

  • Atwood

    If there is any space available on the 16th, can I pay at the door?

    I will be very busy in mid July. So I can't definitely commit now to paying for and attending this event.

    I have been a business journalist for more than 25 years, and I never gone to any social media site for news. My favorite news sources are the economist, reuters, nytimes, bloomberg, and some others. So I am quite curious about this event's subject.

    July 3, 2014

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