Tag: iphone

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. How Election Day will break Twitter (BuzzFeed) 2. Obama campaign pulls out all the stops with smart social campaigns (VentureBeat) 3. As Instagram debuts web profiles, it’s beginning to look a lot like Facebook (AllThingsD) 4. Tumblr grows to 20 billion monthly pageviews, […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Booksellers trade group and Barnes & Noble want to be heard in DOJ e-books suit (GalleyCat) 2. The ongoing discussion of digital books and libraries (Scientific American) 3. 4 self-published writers are on the New York Times e-book bestseller list […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Remembering writer and humorist Nora Ephron (New York Times) 2. CNN’s ratings hit 21-year low during the second quarter (Hollywood Reporter) 3. Apple creates stand-alone app for podcasts (VentureBeat) 4. Advertisers mixed about the effectiveness of Facebook ads (AllThingsD) 5. […] more »

by Mark Glaser

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Mark Glaser 1. Likely next-generation iPhone with 3.9-inch display (9to5Mac) 2. Arrington: Google could have had Twitter for $5 billion (Business Insider) 3. Bright House, Cablevision, Comcast, Cox, TWC team on ‘Cable WiFi’ (Multichannel News) 4. Time Warner Cable head sides with TV networks over ad-erasing technology  (NYT / Media Decoder) […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. NBCUniversal taps Google, comScore to measure viewership for 2012 Olympics (PaidContent) 2. Many iPhone apps are taking data from your address book (VentureBeat) 3. Did the AP just declare war on news aggregators? (GigaOm) 4. Social games giant Zynga posts […] more »

by Mark Glaser

The numbers are staggering. Apple Inc. is now the most valuable company in the U.S. The company made more than $13 billion in profit last quarter, more than Google made in revenues. According to TUAW, the iPhone by itself, in three months, brought in more revenue than McDonald’s made in all of 2010. So how […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

he best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Nathan Gibbs 1. Myspace plans new Web TV service (AllThingsD) 2. How France’s Free will reinvent mobile (GigaOM) 3. NBC to deliver 2012 Olympics in 3D with Panasonic (Multichannel News) 4. Ladies’ Home Journal crowdsources articles from its readers (Advertising Age) 5. Google fuses Google+ into search (TechCrunch) 6. Some Ford vehicles will give […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self publishing 1. E-books as a digital news business strategy (Nieman Reports) 2. China e-reader sales down thanks to lack of content (paidContent) 3. Kindle app update brings some Kindle Fire features to iPads (CNET) 4. Tim Carmody: Next year, Kindles, iPhones, and tablets will truly grow up (Nieman […] more »

by Mark Glaser

The Mediatwits podcast is sponsored by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, which offers an intensive, cutting edge, three semester Master of Arts in Journalism; a unique one semester Advanced Certificate in Entrepreneurial Journalism; and the CUNY J-Camp series of Continuing Professional Development workshops focused on emerging trends and skill sets in the industry. Welcome […] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

Photographers who might have aspired to see their work published on the glossy pages of a magazine can now opt for the glossy screen of an iPad. Once Magazine, a “visual storytelling” app for the iPad, is a new showcase for photographers’ work and related multimedia. The app provides three cohesive photo essays, each with […] more »