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by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. In a digital age, weighing a financial paper’s worth (NYT) 2. Instagram turns evil, and it’s all our fault (RW) 3. 5 ways journalists are using Pinterest (Poynter) 4. Yahoo teams up with NBC Sports to share online and broadcast sports news and [...] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. Why Social-Media Shaming Is OK (BuzzFeed) 2. How Facebook’s new sound notifications could boost engagement (ReadWrite) 3. LazyTruth tackles false claims in email chain letters (NiemanLab) 4. Incubator Science cracks the Pinterest code with new analytics tool (VentureBeat) 5. Kickstarter-backed journalism startup Matter publishes [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Click to read our whole series Welcome to the 54th episode of the Mediatwits podcast, with Mark Glaser and Rafat Ali as co-hosts. The big news is that Apple won a $1 billion patent judgment against Samsung and is trying to block the sale of many Samsung smartphones. What does this mean for other competitors, [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Huffington Post launches social streaming video network (PaidContent) 2. Huffington Post Live is cable “but with Webbier sensibilities and production values” (AllThingsD) 3. BBC Sport attracted a record number of web browsers a day with Olympic coverage  (BBC) 4. How [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Who are the highest-paid TV anchors in America? (Daily Beast) 2. Google test includes Gmail users’ emails in search results (LA Times) 3. Oregonian may no longer publish every day of the week (Williamette Week) 4. How the media can [...] more »

by Terri Thornton

Click to read our whole series It’s an Olympic achievement. Not just the London Games, but the social media infrastructure behind them. People definitely engaged online during the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver. But new apps, better mobile devices, and an Olympic policy encouraging athletes to use social media mean that fans will have more [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. What Yahoo is and isn’t  (New York Times) 2. Would Twitter and other apps be better if you paid for them? (GigaOm) 3. Video stats at The New York Times and Wall Street Journal (Digiday) 4. The dos and donts [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Pinterest plans to launch three massive products this summer (Business Insider) 2. Yammer agrees to sell to Microsoft for $1.2 billion (WSJ) 3. YouTube contemplates selling subscriptions for certain content (Reuters) 4. Microsoft to enter the tablet market. Does it [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. U.S. State Department could enter into e-reader contract with Amazon (AppNewser) 2. Times-Picayune, Alabama papers go through mass layoffs (Poynter) 3. Amazon, Google among bidders of new Web names like .news and .lol (PaidContent) 4. Is the DOJ looking out [...] more »

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Courtney Cowgill 1. On the eve of Apple’s developer conference, talk of an Apple TV comeback (Wired) 2. A case for letting a daughter craft her own digital identity (GigaOm) 3. New app records details of your dreams (Mashable) 4. Dudepins give men [...] more »