Tag: google play

by Julie Keck

1. ASA bans Outbrain’s native ad ‘recommended’ links on publisher websites (Angela Haggerty / The Drum) 2. Twitter ad partnership research says Twitter ads are great (and boost sales) (Kara Swisher / Re/code) 3. The challenge of competing with every other piece of content on the Web (Ben Smith / Nieman Reports) 4. World Cup [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Amazon-owned Audible lowers royalty rates on self-published audiobooks (Laura Hazard Owen / GigaOm) 2. New Mills & Boon website offers community connecting fans with authors (Sarah Shaffi / The Bookseller) 3. Google Play Books increases EPUB and PDF file upload limits (Mike Kozlowski / Good e-Reader) 4. QED seal keeps a check on e-book [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Dan Fletcher has built a home for journalism outside of Facebook — where it belongs (Hamish McKenzie / PandoDaily) 2. NYT is creating a new data-driven journalism venture (Henry Farrell / Washington Post) 3. Facebook drives massive new surge of traffic to publishers (Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed) 4. Opinion: Politico’s Mike Allen, native advertising [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How J-schools are helping students develop entrepreneurial journalism skills (Poynter) 2. What to know about Google Play for education (Edudemic)   3. Using gamification to boost student engagement (Edutopia)  4. What professors can learn from ‘hard-core’ MOOC students (The Chronicle of Higher Education) 5. MOOC skeptic proposes an anti-MOOC MOOC (Inside Higher Education)   Sign up to get our weekly Journalism & Digital Education Roundup delivered [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How Slate doubled Facebook referrals in less than a year (Poynter) 2. ‘National Geographic’ named Best Tablet Magazine of 2013 (Mashable) 3. Laid-off Storyboard editor Jessica Bennett talks the pros and cons of trying to do real journalism at a non-media company (Columbia Journalism Review) 4. Why data-driven documentation is the future of online [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. After months of fighting, Twitter hands over Occupy protester’s tweets (Reuters) 2. Study: Social media matters, especially for small sites (Poynter) 3. DreamWorks and Google Play debut “Lincoln” trailer online, followed by a Hangout (WSJ) 4. Netflix Unfazed By Growing Competition [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. The nation’s most influential media outlets based on Bitly data (Forbes) 2. CNN lays off workers in its documentary units (TVNewser) 3. Bloomberg TV lays off staff as the company adds digital-video jobs (TVNewser) 4. Google Play may offer Android [...] more »