Tag: daily beast

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. Washington Post plans a pay wall (WSJ) 2. Google’s lost social network: Google Reader (BuzzFeed) 3. As of February, you’ll have two fewer characters to tweet with when you share a link on Twitter (TNW) 4. Daily Beast considers charging for website (Bloomberg) 5. […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Welcome to the 60th episode of the Mediatwits podcast, with Mark Glaser and Rafat Ali as co-hosts. We were recording the podcast when the big news came down that Newsweek had decided to end its print edition. Can a digital-only Newsweek survive with all the cut-throat competition online? This week also saw the launch of […] more »

by Devin Harner

The following is a commentary by PBS MediaShift contributor Devin Harner. Newsweek’s cover story last week declared that “Heaven Is Real,” at least according to a previously skeptical neurosurgeon who recovered from a near death experience, and lived to write about it. After the announcement on Thursday that it’s killing its print edition at the […] more »