Tag: president obama

by Julie Keck

Daily Must Reads The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Julie Keck. 1. Social media covers President Obama’s second inauguration (Mashable) 2. “Books used to die by being ignored, but now they can be killed” (NYT) 3. What are your friends and family reading? Keep up with BookScout (Media Decoder) [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Journalists forced to go camera-free while covering healthcare law talks (TVNewser) 2. The president joins Pinterest (SocialTimes) 3. Fox planning a national sports network to rival ESPN (The Wrap Media) 4. News orgs mine social media for data, but the [...] more »

by Clothilde Le Coz

In China, Google is forced to censor its search engine, Facebook and Twitter are blocked, U.S. news agencies are barred from selling their services freely, and foreign investment in the media industry is closely watched. Yet when President Obama visits the country in a few days, it’s unknown if he will publicly pressure the Chinese [...] more »