Tag: huffpo

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Amazon and Viacom nearing web-video deal (Reuters) 2. Sky News clamps down on Twitter use (Guardian) 3. Le Huffington Post Qu├ębec launches (FishbowlNY) 4. Facebook partners with Bango, looks to mobile payments (The Next Web) 5. LinkedIn is acquiring Rapportive, […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Netflix and WaPo bought a combined $8M in Facebook ads last year, IPO says (All Facebook) 2. Analysis: A sobering look at Facebook (Reuters) 3. How the Huffington Post became a new-media behemoth (GigaOM) 4. News Corp. names Bloomberg exec […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Nathan Gibbs 1. Speaker of the House controls C-SPAN cameras (The Raw Story) 2. Gizmodo lists all the companies supporting #SOPA and ways to contact them 3. Facebook promises privacy changes after audit by Data Protection Commissioner of Ireland (The Irish Times) 4. Trevor Buterworth: Too […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology 1. Half of all countries with freedom of information laws don’t follow them (Associated Press) 2. The road ahead for the Huffington Post: ‘capital-J Journalism’ is still a work in progress (Capital New York) 3. Highlights from the Social TV Summit (Lost Remote) 4. RoboKopter drone captures aerial views of Warsaw protest (New […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology 1. Inside Groupon: “The world’s most controversial company” (Business Insider) 2. Study: HuffingtonPost’s brand is more valuable than AOL’s (Forbes) 3. NBC to invests millions in news at its local TV stations (The Hollywood Reporter) 4. Gamestop to sell branded Android tablets (paidContent) 5. Next up to sue BitTorrent […] more »

by Dorian Benkoil

There’s been a lot of hand wringing about pay walls in digital media lately, but not a lot of discussion on how they’re working or how to improve them. The pay wall that’s gotten the most press, of course, is that of the New York Times — instituted on March 28. The Times asks people […] more »