Lily Leung

Lily writes about residential real estate at the U-T San Diego (formerly known as The San Diego Union-Tribune.) She previously covered local government at The Arizona Republic, where her hallmark was watchdog reporting. Her work has been published in The Miami Herald, Naples (Fla.) Daily News and businessjournalism.org. She really digs social-media tools like Storify, open government and San Diego craft beer. Her latest obsession is vinyl-hunting.

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Apple likely to unveil ‘iPad mini’ at Oct. 23 event (AllThingsD) 2. Digital ad report finds big growth in mobile (NYT) 3. Guardian CEO outlines digital future of news and media industry (Guardian) 4. Unlike predecessor, New York Times public editor [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Worldwide, there are no set rules for e-book pricing (PaidContent) 2. Why the Canadian e-book market lags behind the U.S.‘s (Digital Book World) 3. Mashable releases e-book on tech and 2012 race (Politico) 4. Name-your-price digital book promo launches (Boing [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Mayer to unveil new company goals for Yahoo! (AllThingsD) 2. The profile of a typical Twitter user (GigaOm) 3. How data visualizations can have agendas (CJR) 4. Do you suffer from information over-consumption? (AppNewser) 5. Tips for journalists on how to [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Facebook stock falls back below $20 (Mashable) 2. George Zimmerman’s defense team seeks to subpoena Trayvon Martin’s tweets (AllTwitter) 3. When many papers are thinking web first, Orange County Register invests in print (Nieman Lab) 4. Quartz editor ‘confident in the [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. One year in, ABC/Yahoo news partnership holds largest Web audience (Poynter) 2. Why we shouldn’t be hating on ‘web first’ journalism (Online Journalism Blog) 3. Top tips for social media newsgathering (Liz Heron) 4. “No one is more addicted to social [...] more »

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The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Education chief: “Over the next few years, textbooks should be obsolete.” (AP) 2. Is Big Brother invading the classroom? (Salon) 3. Op-ed: It’s time to hit the ‘off’ button in the digital classroom (Toronto Star) 4. Do students behave better in a digital [...] more »

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The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. CNN launches its own feature film banner, CNN Films (TVNewser) 2. The newest factchecker: Reddit (The Atlantic) 3. British Prime Minister David Cameron sends his first tweet (AllTwitter) 4. BuzzFeed relies on sponsored content shared by social media users (WSJ) 5. [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. When news breaks, 83% of Americans seek out a second source for more info (Poynter) 2. Barnes & Noble, Microsoft complete deal to create Nook Media (Publishers Weekly) 3. Tumblr has an official analytics tool (Social Times) 4. Knight awards $3 [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. The winner of last night’s presidential debate? Twitter. (The Atlantic Wire) 2. Mark Zuckerberg discusses Facebook’s ‘next billion’ (Bloomberg/Businessweek) 3. Internet use disorder coined by American Psychiatric Association (MediaJobsDaily) 4. What BuzzFeed’s evolution says about the future of longform journalism (Poynter) [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Penguin works with digital distributor 3M to make e-books available to some libraries again (PaidContent) 2. Librarians express frustration over e-book library lending (Annoyed Librarian) 3. Free e-books available on Banned Book Week (Time) 4. E-books get a makeover (Sydney [...] more »