Tag: print newspapers

by Steve Outing

Stop the presses! For six days a week! Yes, I’m being serious. The recent New York Times “Innovation” report, a meant-to-be-internal strategy document proposing a (long-overdue) digital-first future for what is arguably the best newspaper and digital news operation on the planet, painted a depressing picture. Despite beefing up its digital business and creating large [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Hyper-local publishing chains have tried and failed so many times that it’s hard to keep track of them all. The biggest flame-out of late was Patch, bought out by AOL and expanded until it finally seems to have conked out. But while all these efforts have focused on digital first, maybe it’s time to consider [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How Google transfers data to NSA (WSJ) 2. For some, the reaction to PRISM is a shrug: Are we suffering from Big Brother fatigue? (GigaOm) 3. Why Pandora bought an FM radio station (The Hill) 4. Judge in Manning Wikileaks case allows crowdfunded stenographers permanent court access (Freedom of the Press Foundation) 5. New reality show airs only on Twitter, social media (WSJ) 6. Best [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. “The dirty secret about the web media business is that there’s a massive oversupply problem.” (Reuters) 2. Shrinking print opportunities send journalists into the arms of branded content (New York Observer) 3. Jihadists use social media, too (Fast Company) 4. Copy editors ‘have been sacrificed more than any other newsroom category‘ (Poynter) 5. What’s [...] more »

by Julie Keck

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education compiled by Julie Keck. 1. Public is public… except in journalism? (Huffington Post) 2. One less thing to carry: using your iPhone to record calls (Journalism.co.uk) 3. New data on what funds journalism worldwide: no Holy Grail but many ideas (Neiman Lab) 4. Guardian [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. State Department clarifies potential Amazon Kindle deal (PaidContent) 2. Media companies bid for new Web domains (Poynter) 3. You can now hear SoundCloud without leaving Twitter (GigaOm) 4. Microsoft could be buying social website Yammer (Bloomberg) 5. Upcoming documentary profiles [...] more »