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Paul Farhi / Washington Post:
Journalists covering the Olympics plan to use burner phones and laptops as they assume total surveillance by the government intent on controlling China's image
Jennifer Hassan / Washington Post:
A West Virginia TV reporter was hit by a car during a live broadcast, highlighting what some say are high risks for multimedia journalists working alone
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Netflix reports Q4 revenue of $7.71B, up 16% YoY, net income of $607M, 222M paid subscribers, and $30B in 2021 revenue, up 19%; stock down 15%+ on weak guidance
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