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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 »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. 20% of daily U.S. papers are expected to use pay walls by year’s end (Poynter) 2. New bit.ly platform attracts negative reviews (AllTwitter) 3. Netflix agrees to delete data on former movie customers (PaidContent) 4. Major Silicon Valley talent flocks [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Will readers keep reading The Times-Picayune after it kills its print version? (Poynter) 2. Big networks sue over feature that lets you skip TV ads (Hollywood Reporter) 3. Google removes 250,000 search links every week over copyright concerns (GigaOm) 4. [...] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

Reading a print magazine doesn’t have to be a lonely experience anymore. Magpile, a new social site for magazine lovers, offers enthusiastic readers a place to share their favorite magazines and discuss them online. Founder and print magazine fan Dan Rowden, a web developer, noticed that although a number of websites let readers rate and [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Want to buy Facebook shares now? You may be too late (Reuters) 2. 15 key stats on Facebook’s analytics (Experian) 3. Pinterest snags big-time investor in Japan (AllThingsD) 4. Pinterest tries email to keep users engaged (PaidContent) 5. Turner Broadcasting [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Following resume snafu, Yahoo CEO to step down (AllThingsD) 2. Google’s head of news compares newspapers to Yahoo (GigaOm) 3. A collection of how-to links for Pinterest users  (The Buttry Diary) 4. How Facebook can keep growing: Be the best [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. How much is past hacking costing News Corp now? (PaidContent) 2. Facebook launches app store (VentureBeat) 3. The best time to post links on certain social networks (Poynter) 4. The many ways journalists can use Pinterest (Buttry Diary) 5. Will [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Welcome to the 47th episode of the Mediatwits podcast, this time with Mark Glaser and the Rafat Ali as co-hosts. On this show, Rafat had the honor (and early-morning wakeup call) to interview news icon Dan Rather at 7 a.m. while Rather was traveling by train to Washington, D.C. Rather has a new memoir out, [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Ruling expected for U.S. soldier accused of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks (CBS News) 2. Study: Newspaper web traffic increased 4.4% in the first quarter (Romenesko) 3. Silicon Valley’s biggest tech firms on re-inventing journalism (PaidContent) 4. The first mobile [...] more »