Tag: newsstand

by Julie Keck

1. Dan Fletcher has built a home for journalism outside of Facebook — where it belongs (Hamish McKenzie / PandoDaily) 2. NYT is creating a new data-driven journalism venture (Henry Farrell / Washington Post) 3. Facebook drives massive new surge of traffic to publishers (Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed) 4. Opinion: Politico’s Mike Allen, native advertising […] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

For magazine lovers, traveling used to mean loading up on print editions to read on the road, and then packing up exotic publications as souvenirs to bring home. Your location really mattered for magazine selections when print was the only way to get publications from specific places. Today your location still matters — except when […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Bay Citizen and CIR officially merge (JimRomenesko.com) 2. Amazon’s Kindle store hits a wall during Harry Potter e-book sale (PaidContent) 3. iPad Newsstand moves $70,000 in sales every day (MinOnline) 4. Journalists: Ban on devices in U.S. Supreme Courtroom is […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology 1. Apple’s Newsstand gives publishers a push (Editor & Publisher) 2. Richard Stallman: “Facebook does massive surveillance” (RT) 3. Jakob Nielsen: “Kindle Fire offers a disappointingly poor user experience” 4. U. of Alaska slows Internet to curb illegal downloading (Wired Campus) 5. Khan Academy blends its YouTube approach with […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing 1. Comparison chart of e-readers and tablets (paidContent) 2. Kindle Fire to include “Newsstand” with 400 magazines and newspapers (MinOnline) 3. Survey: iPad trumps Kindle, Nook tablets (MediaPost) 4. How independent bookstores sell e-books (paidContent) 5. LA Times publishes first e-book: ‘A Nightmare Made Real’ (Los […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology 1. John Paton prepares his newspapers for a world without print (New York Times) 2. The Romenesko Saga: Some questions for Poynter about recent changes to its fabled site (Columbia Journalism Review) 3. The future of online advertising: “an ad unit that smart readers actually want to click […] more »