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The ever-growing digital native news world now boasts about 5,000 digital news sector jobs, according to our recent calculations, 3,000 of which are at 30 big digital-only news outlets.

As journalists gather for #ONA14, here are 5 questions and answers about social media and the news.

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"When citizens are free to organize and work together across borders to make our communities healthier, our environment cleaner, and our world safer, that’s when real change comes." —President Obama at the Clinton Global Initiative

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"When citizens are free to organize and work together across borders to make our communities healthier, our environment cleaner, and our world safer, that’s when real change comes." —President Obama at the Clinton Global Initiative

Apple’s giant-size iPhone 6 Plus is prone to bending, according to angry customers who have posted pictures and videos online. One video shows a user bending the phone with his bare hands to prove the flaw wasn’t the result of extreme circumstances.

Jorge Plasencia, chairman and CEO of República, received the 2014 NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award.

Jorge Plasencia, chairman and CEO of República, received the 2014 NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award.

Photos from Finsbury’s annual party at the Core Club in New York City

The firm recently rebranded from RLM Finsbury.

Cargill’s corporate VP of corporate affairs Mike Fernandez discusses how his company gets word out about its responsible food sourcing practices.

For more on Cargill, check out this feature. Remember all our content on prweek.com is free to access this week.

(Source: nbcnightlynews)

Comedy Central ran a promo for the upcoming season premiere of “South Park,” which featured the show’s character Eric Cartman starting a company called the “Washington Redskins,” now that the trademark is no longer protected.

In the spot, a cartoon version of team owner Dan Snyder tells Cartman to stop his “offensive” and “derogatory” usage of the team name.

The ad aired only in the Washington market during the fourth quarter of the Washington-Philadelphia Eagles game on Sunday, according to SB Nation.

José Antonio Llorente, founding partner & chairman, Llorente & Cuenca, and José Manuel Velasco, president of Dircom, the Spanish association of communications directors, both gave presentations at the 8th World Public Relations Forum. PRWeek editor-in-chief Steve Barrett is attending the event in Madrid, Spain this week.

Richard Edelman, president and CEO of Edelman, has been selected as the 2014 inductee to the Arthur W. Page Society’s Hall of Fame, the Society’s highest honor.

Past Hall of Fame inductees include:
-2013: Nicholas Ashooh, APCO Worldwide
-2012: Howard Paster, WPP Group
-2011: Margery Kraus, APCO Worldwide
-2010: Beth Comstock, General Electric
-2009: Jon Iwata, IBM Corporation