Tag: mobile news

by Reuben Stern

Reporting by Reuben Stern, Olga Kyle, Laura Davison, and Teddy Nykiel. This week the RJI Futures Lab brings you three examples of how news is being re-engineered for people on the go. PART 1: Circa The mobile app Circa has received a lot of attention for its effort to redefine the experience of keeping up […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. NBC News buys live-video streaming site to incorporate citizen journalism, boost news coverage (The Next Web) 2. Study: Mobile news ‘snacking’ is up sharply, but tablets are the killer news devices (Pando Daily) 3. Technology industry extends a hand to struggling print media (NYT) 4. New milestones for freelance journalism platform (Journalism.co.uk) 5. Journalism […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Digital Public Library of America delays debut in wake of marathon bombing (The Chronicle of Higher Education) 2. Twitter, discovery, and the problem of simplicity (AllThingsD) 3. Study shows newspaper readers are engaged, but local papers need to do more on mobile (PaidContent.org) 4. The tiny news startup that crashed the Pulitzer Prizes (Forbes) […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How mobile has changed daily news consumption and why you need to understand it (The Media Briefing) 2. Wikileaks releases 1.7 million U.S. diplomatic records in the “Kissinger Cables” (Mashable) 3. Roger Ebert’s legacy as a relentless pioneer (NYT) 4. Flipboard is a giant iceberg lurking in the path of media (PaidContent.org) 5. Students […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Nearly one-third of U.S. adults have abandoned a news outlet due to dissatisfaction (Poynter) 2. Twitter beats the sell-side after Cyprus bailout (Business Insider) 3. RSS app Feedly gains half a million users after death of Google Reader announced (memeburn) 4. Uber, data Darwinism, and the future of work (GigaOm) 5. In Mexico, tweeting […] more »

by Mark Glaser

According to research from Pew, 23% of Americans get their news on at least two digital devices. In the past, most people got their news from TV, radio or newspapers, but that has now shifted to people getting news on tablets, smartphones and desktop computers, as well as the legacy media. So how do you […] more »

by Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism

Editor’s note: This week, the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism released its annual State of the News Media report. The following is an infographic the organization put together to spell out some of the report’s biggest findings and it is used here as a guest post. Click on the image below for […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Growth of satellite TV subscriptions slowed last year (PaidContent) 2. Tap into the new Pew study for ideas to build mobile news audience (Knight Digital Media Center) 3. Publishers say mobile publishing is a high priority (Online Media Daily) 4. Live […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Pew study: Most Americans get news on a digital device (Poynter) 2. “What ‘This America Life’ did wasn’t fact checking” (Poynter) 3. New Nielsen ratings will measure TV and online ads together (NYT) 4. The age of mobile news is […] more »