Tag: ipad mini

by Gabriel Kahn

Not long ago, I heard Hearst Corp. Magazine Chief Executive David Carey relay a remarkable development: Since the debut of the iPad Mini, paid electronic subscriptions for Hearst magazines had skyrocketed. When he said this in February, at the Dive Into Media conference, the iPad Mini wasn’t even three months old. Though the Mini is […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Jim Roberts took a buyout from NYT last week, will now head Digital at Reuters (Nieman) 2. Magazines still have a life on 7-inch screens (AllThingsD) 3. Common sense is the key to effective online communication (memeburn) 4. Tempted to quit Facebook? 5 1/2 reasons to stay (PandoDaily) 5. HBO adds Airplay to make […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Just how good is a smartphone for doing reporting in the field? With the help of apps, accessories and some know-how, any reporter can learn how to do it — and leave behind the aches and pains of lugging around big pro equipment. We convened a great group for a live Twitter chat at #iphonereporting, […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Welcome to the 61st episode of the Mediatwits podcast, with Mark Glaser and Rafat Ali as co-hosts. This week is a very special edition of the podcast, with an in-depth interview with “famous minor TV personality” John Hodgman, a regular correspondent on “The Daily Show” and the “PC” in the Mac vs. PC ads from […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. The newsonomics of The New York Times’ expanding global strategy (Nieman Lab) 2. The internet split: high audience low yield, low audience higher yield (Monday Note) 3. Yahoo dilemma: focus on media or go social (TNW) 4. What to expect […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Apple likely to unveil ‘iPad mini’ at Oct. 23 event (AllThingsD) 2. Digital ad report finds big growth in mobile (NYT) 3. Guardian CEO outlines digital future of news and media industry (Guardian) 4. Unlike predecessor, New York Times public editor […] more »