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by Devin Harner

Editor’s Note: This story includes updates at the bottom, and a correction. Note to young, and professional, journalists alike. Don’t get “Sam Baciled” (pronounced, appropriately, like bamboozled) — particularly not when you’re reporting on acts of terrorism in the Middle East, during an election year, on the anniversary of September 11. In the aftermath of […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Why Marissa Mayer was chosen as Yahoo’s CEO (AllThingsD) 2. “What the press has missed so far is that this is a paradigm shift for Yahoo.” (Uncrunched) 3. Facebook’s use of facial recognition technology under scrutiny (Adweek) 4. Charlie Sheen’s […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. AP no longer listed as a ‘collaborator’ in latest Wikileak doc dump  (Atlantic Wire) 2. Twitter expected to share big search news today (Mashable) 3. Crowdsourced translations take Twitter to 30 languages (The Next Web) 4. The rise of ‘hacker […] more »

by Katie Zhu

I’m honored to be selected as one of the inaugural AP-Google Journalism and Technology Scholarship fellows for the 2012-13 academic school year, and am excited to begin work on my project, LedeHub. I believe in journalism’s ability to better the world around us. To fully realize the potential of journalism in the digital age, we […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. U.S. newspaper staffing falls to lowest point in 34 years (Newsosaur) 2. What James Murdoch’s departure from BSkyB could mean for Rupert Murdoch (Reuters) 3. AP turns to citizen reporters for live video news (GigaOm) 4. Did the LA Times […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. NBCUniversal taps Google, comScore to measure viewership for 2012 Olympics (PaidContent) 2. Many iPhone apps are taking data from your address book (VentureBeat) 3. Did the AP just declare war on news aggregators? (GigaOm) 4. Social games giant Zynga posts […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Verizon, AT&T plan to sell 4G iPad (Wall Street Journal) 2. Hearst to make e-editions available on Amazon (Adweek) 3. AP sues Meltwater News over copyright infringement  (AP) 4. The differences between U.S. and U.K. Pinterest users (Mashable) 5. New tool […] more »

by Lily Leung

he best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Twitter to block tweets on case-by-case basis (CNET) 2. Twitter faces censorship backlash  (paidContent) 3. Google spent almost $2 billion on acquisitions in 2011 (TechCrunch) 4. Facebook hires Bloomberg journalist to be managing editor (BusinessInsider) 5. Lee Enterprises leader named […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. AP CEO Tom Curley, who led company into digital space, to retire (Poynter) 2. Twitter reacts to death of Joe Paterno (Mashable) 3. White House joins Google+ (Los Angeles Times) 4. Apple enters the $8 billion industry of K-12 textbooks […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Google joins anti-SOPA campaign (AdAge) 2. Inside Jerry Yang’s departure from Yahoo (All Things D) 3. AP tweaks social media rules on incorrect tweets (Poynter) 4. Social media ROI metrics remain ‘chaotic’ (Online Media Daily) 5. New York Post launches […] more »