Tag: flipboard

by Mark Glaser

This week’s Mediatwits podcast includes a Yahoo, a shocking book, an academic appointment and a D.I.Y. magazine kit. Our roundtable includes Mark Glaser hosting, along with Seattle Times’ Monica Guzman, Guardian’s Ana Marie Cox, Reuters’ Felix Salmon and USC’s Andrew Lih. Our special guest is author and digital thinking Douglas Rushkoff, whose latest book, “Present […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Hashtags considered #harmful (Nieman) 2. New Flipboard: News and posts handpicked and shared (AllThingsD) 3. Facebook’s Zuckerberg starting a political group (WSJ) 4. Why Marissa Mayer is about to spend about $200 million on a YouTube wannabe (Business Insider) 5. Instagram and the new era of paparazzi (NYT) Subscribe to Daily Must Reads newsletter more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. DNC out to a stronger start than the RNC on social media (Lost Remote) 2, Knight Foundation funds 20 projects for community reporting, data and collaboration (Poynter) 3. The Atlantic’s digital properties post ‘record-setting’ August (FishbowlDC) 4. Flipboard CEO expresses concern […] more »

by Dorian Benkoil

In digital media, it turns out, editors — actual human beings — might actually be necessary. At least that seems to be the trend as developer-laden ventures like Tumblr, Flipboard and even an ad network bring in journalists to help identify and stoke conversations across the digisphere. “Many companies, particularly in tech, are looking for […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Sheryl Sandberg becomes the first and only woman to join Facebook’s board (Huffington Post) 2. Microsoft now must figure out how to monetize newly bought Yammer (TechCrunch) 3. Wired and The New Yorker pull back on Flipboard (Advertising Age) 4. […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. All New York Times premium content will be available on Flipboard (AllThingsD) 2. Boston.com to launch streaming radio station (Boston Globe) 3. E-book price fixing trial has been set for June 2013 (PaidContent) 4. Report: Federal funds vital for public […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Twitter dismisses claim that hackers caused its outage (Guardian) 2. Flipboard launches on Android phones around the world (GigaOm) 3. Dow Jones shuts down print edition of SmartMoney, plans to hire for the web (Advertising Age) 4. Wired is reviewing […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. E-book pricing lawsuit moves ahead (NYT) 2. General Motors plans to pull the plug on its Facebook ads (WSJ) 3. Despite its huge population, Google+ is a ‘virtual tumbleweed town’ (Businessweek) 4. Bitly may be launching a real-time viral search […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Microsoft and Barnes & Noble team up in e-book venture for Windows (PaidContent) 2. Local TV stations must post data about political advertising online, FCC says (The Wrap TV) 3. Pass the popcorn: Spending on home entertainment on the rise […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Facebook launches timeline feature for brands (Online Media Daily) 2. How newsrooms can best use Facebook’s timeline (Lost Remote) 3. Almost half of U.S. adults own smartphones, Pew says (Pew Research Center) 4. Study: Tablet ads are more inviting than […] more »