Tag: millennials

by Julie Keck

1. Guardian partners with more local news outlets to tell under-reported stories (Lene Sillesen / Columbia Journalism Review) 2. The Times of India to journalists: Giving up personal tweets is “in YOUR interest” (Sruthijith KK / Quartz) 3. Getty: Giving away photos to make a profit (James Estrin / New York Times) 4. Hollywood’s big-money [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Times issues editors’ note in response to plagiarism charge involving Wikipedia (Ravi Somaiya / The New York Times) 2. News Corp considers app-based news service to attract ‘millennials’ (Roy Greenslade / The Guardian) 3. Sources say Vocativ software for generating news stories from the web doesn’t deliver (Johana Bhuiyan / Capital New York) 4. [...] more »

by Reuben Stern

This week we venture to New York to peek inside two organizations that are gaining traction with serious news tailored specifically for younger audiences. PART 1: NowThis News NowThis News targets young news consumers by delivering highly visual coverage via a continually expanding list of social platforms that includes Instagram, Vine and now Snapchat. We hear [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Why journalists can still trust anonymous search tool Tor (Lauren Kirchner / Columbia Journalism Review) 2. Paid apps aren’t dead – but they’re on life support (Christina Warren / Mashable) 3. Charting diversity among tech directors (Nitasha Tiku / Gawker) 4. BuzzFeed president: “We feel strongly that traditional media has given up on young [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. When millennials expect a constant stream of social media bits, what does that mean for journalism? (Columbia Journalism Review) 2. Reuters, untied to print metaphor, builds a river of news (Nieman) 3. I’m Still Here: Back online after a year without the Internet (The Verge) 4. Former Phoenix staffers launch new alt-weekly website (Boston [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Users can’t opt out of Google’s new privacy changes (Washington Post) 2. Facebook plays instant feedback of State Of The Union  (All Facebook) 3. Can Yahoo’s new CEO end the media vs. tech debate? (GigaOm) 4. Former L.A. Times editor [...] more »