Tag: ipads

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Students with computer science degrees are in high demand this year (Bloomberg) 2. Libraries in this county are buying, not leasing, e-books (Boing Boing) 3. Tax increase could bring iPads to classrooms in S.C. (Island Packet) 4. Teacher behind Calif. school’s iPad program […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Twitter CEO is confident the company will grow (Wired) 2. 22 percent of Millenials read a paper at least every other day (Poynter) 3. Christian Science Monitor sees revenue jump after 3 years of Web-first model (Poynter) 4. When Twitter […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Why you should pursue data journalism (GigaOm) 2. Ownership of falling-bear photo taken by a student is settled (Poynter) 3. A discussion on whether students should learn how to code (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) 4. Access to iMessage on iPads may distract students in […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. School districts in Chicago turn to iPads to trim textbook costs (Chicago Tribune) 2. Georgia Tech leaders mull textbook rentals and e-books over buying hard copies (Florida Times-Union) 3. Pulitzer-winning photojournalist to students: Instagram is a game changer (UC Berkeley News Center) 4. […] more »

by Jenny Shank

More Americans are reading e-books than ever, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. The most impressive stat from the study is that 21 percent of adults had read an e-book in the past year, but adults are still more likely to read a printed book. Seventy-two […] more »

by Mark Glaser

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Judge dismisses unpaid-blogger lawsuit against AOL (Bloomberg) 2. AOL gives its best longform and enterprise writing a second life in weekly iPad magazines (Poynter) 3. E-books settlement talks with Apple and others is expected within the next few weeks (Reuters) 4. Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters are among […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Facebook will bring Timeline to brand pages (ReadWriteWeb) 2. Chinese retailers told to take iPads off shelves in response to trademark spat (PaidContent) 3. How social media helped ‘Downton Abbey’ take off (Lost Remote) 4. Six lessons from Social Media […] more »