Tag: cable

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. TV viewership of the GOP convention down, social media engagement up (AP) 2. 2.2% of global newspaper ad revenues are from digital, study shows (Journalism.co.uk) 3. One reporter’s love-hate relationship with Twitter (GigaOm) 4. A look behind Reddit’s success (NYT) […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. A by-the-numbers take on Digg’s decline (The Atlantic) 2. Are TV and the cable bundle on the verge of death? (The Atlantic) 3. Why Groupon’s founder is working as a host at a Chicago restaurant (Businessweek) 4. “Likes” for Facebook […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Netflix meets with U.S. cable companies to discuss partnerships (Reuters) 2. How pay walls affect social media efforts at five news sites (Poynter) 3. Cosmopolitan says it has reached 100,000 paid digital subscribers (PaidContent) 4. Self to introduce social game […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

he best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Nathan Gibbs 1. Rick Santorum’s search engine problem hits the big time (paidContent) 2. Vinton G. Cerf: Internet access is not a human right (New York Times) 3. Where did nine million cable subscribers go? (AllThingsD) 4. Sweden recognizes new file-sharing religion Kopimism (BBC News) 5. Barnes & Noble eyes Nook […] more »

by Mark Glaser

David Cohn Welcome to the 29th episode of “The Mediatwits,” the weekly audio podcast from MediaShift. The co-hosts are MediaShift’s Mark Glaser and Rafat Ali. This week we get back from the Thanksgiving holiday and find some interesting mergers happening. First, there’s the crowdfunding site Spot.us being acquired by American Public Media (APM) and its […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology 1. Cable companies consider Web usage fees to compete with Netflix, Hulu (Bloomberg) 2. Phone ‘rootkit’ maker Carrier IQ may have violated wiretap law in millions of cases (Forbes) 3. SOPA will be changed to meet some objections, says movie industry supporter (Media Decoder) 4. The sketchbook of Susan […] more »