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. Fact-checking will play key role in tonight’s debate (Poynter) 2. Pearson to sell the Financial Times (Guardian) 3. “When it comes to jobs, internet-media businesses are the new mainstream media.” (Ad Age) 4. News editors tapped for NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com (TVNewser) 5. Talking […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. More schools relax their policies on cellphones, iPads (Columbus Dispatch) 2. California experiments with free, open-source textbooks (The Atlantic) 3. Schools adopting ‘Bring your own device’ policies (Press-Enterprise) 4. Why distance learning and digital education are the latest fashion in education (Huffington Post) […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. The Guardian and Tumblr will ‘live-GIF’ first presidential debate (Poynter) 2. The New York Times debuts an HTML5 web app for iPad users (Nieman Lab) 3. Tips on finding gigs as a freelance journalist in the digital age (Poynter) 4. […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Pew study: Getting news is the second most popular activity on mobile devices (Poynter) 2. Why the updated Google Trends tool will benefit journalists (10,000 Words) 3. Four key trends changing digital journalism and society (O’Reilly Radar) 4. Why journalists […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. One-third of adults under 30 get news on social networks now (Poynter) 2. ‘Innocence of Muslims’ filmmaker arrested (Poynter) 3. In changing news landscape, TV is increasingly vulnerable (Pew Research Center) 4. Microsoft to integrate Klout scores on Bing (ZDNet) 5. […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. American Library Association challenges ‘discriminatory’ e-book library policies of major publishers (GalleyCat) 2. Parents are buying e-books for their children in growing numbers, study shows (Business Insider) 3. UK government looks at ways to put e-books in libraries (BBC) 4. […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Instagram beats Twitter in daily mobile users for the first time, data show (AllThingsD) 2. France quells concerns over Facebook timeline scare (GigaOm) 3. TV sets are now the most popular way to watch streaming video (AllThingsD) 4. Comcast, NBCUniversal get […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. New site from Twitter co-founders will open to public in 2013 (AllThingsD) 2. Financial Times calls social media its fastest-growing source of referral traffic (Social Times) 3. Twitter founder says influence is in retweets. Here’s a good example (CNET) 4. Barnes […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Schools, families struggle with technology costs (AP) 2. Top apps to turn smartphones, tablets into school tools (Detroit Free Press) 3. Tablets in the classroom: When will we get it right? (ZDNet) 4. Using technology to collaborate with schools in other countries (Guardian) […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Can Justin Timberlake bring MySpace back? (AllFacebook) 2. Quartz, the new business news site from Atlantic Media, has launched (Nieman Lab) 3. The Economist says it’s the first magazine to set a digital rate base (Adweek) 4. Twitter co-founder suggests a […] more »