Tag: foursquare

by Julie Keck

1. Survey: Book buyers leaving Amazon because of Hachette dispute (Jeremy Greenfield / Forbes) 2. Twitter’s new user pitch means a new advertising pitch, too (Peter Kafka / Re/code) 3. Reddit Live lets anyone create their own breaking news live blog (Nick Summers / The Next Web) 4. American users spend an average of 40 […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. NSA paying U.S. companies for access to communications networks (Washington Post) 2. A guide to Syria’s best citizen journalism (The New Republic) 3.  Why Foursquare’s new feature makes a Google takeover offer even more likely (GigaOm) 4. If you use WordPress, you can have tweetable sentences like in the New York Times SNL story […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Twitter’s music service: Everything we know so far (The Verge) 2. Two charts that tell you everything you need to know about the future of newspapers (PaidContent.org) 3. The co-founder of Foursquare on the cycle of second guessing (GigaOm) 4. Flipboard adds 3 million users since launch of personalized magazines (TechCrunch) 5. If Netflix […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. University of Phoenix, purveyor of online as well as brick and mortar classes, faces probation from accreditor (The Chronicle of Higher Education) 2. Using Google Hangouts for teacher development (Edutopia) 3. Drones go to journalism school (Fast Company) 4. Opportunity Gap App uses Foursquare to share school data (EdSurge) 5. Saving money in schools […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. In real-time journalism, declaring what you won’t report can be just as important as what you will (Poynter) 2. Instagram says it now has the right to sell your photos (CNET) 3. Towards fewer apps: How Google Maps threatens Yelp, Waze, and Foursquare (PandoDaily) 4. […] more »

by Mark Drapeau

Click to read our whole series TAMPA, Fla. — For those who haven’t experienced it, a national political convention in America is something like a post-apocalyptic police state crossed with the Super Bowl and an Academy Awards red carpet. Here at the site of this year’s Republican National Convention, bomb-sniffing dogs, Secret Service agents, and […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Cable news networks were a major destination for updates on Aurora shootings (TVNewser) 2. Twitter is working on a way for you to export all your tweets (NYT) 3. Foursquare starts a pilot program to test paid ads (NYT) 4. […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Twitter says it expects to generate at least $1 billion in sales in 2014 (Bloomberg) 2. A redesigned FourSquare is on its way (TechCrunch) 3. Can publishers wean loyal paper readers off their daily habit? (NYT) 4. 11 tips for […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Global revenue from mobile ads and content expected to hit $67 billion (PaidContent) 2. The case for tweeting ‘Who is Dick Clark?’ (Atlantic) 3. FourSquare aims to launch a paid-media platform in the summer (Advertising Age) 4. Most web-only news […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Online media among 2012 Pulitzer winners (Nieman Lab) 2. “The Huffington Post won a Pulitzer Prize Monday. The world didn’t end.” (PaidContent) 3. The term “Tumblr” expected to eclipse “blog” by year’s end in Google searches (TPM) 4. Foursquare has […] more »