Tag: rss

by Julie Keck

1. ‘He said/she said’ is a failure to understand the media market (Mathew Ingram / GigaOm) 2. Sources: Xbox Live to remove Gold requirement for Netflix, Hulu (Sam Machkovech / Ars Technica) 3. YouTube shuts down public RSS feeds of user subscriptions (Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica) 4. Europe’s top court: People have right to [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. All-digital Newsweek sold to IBT Media (The Daily Beast) 2. Waiting for CBS and Time Warner Cable to make up (NYT) 3. YouTube opens up live streaming to anyone with 100 subscribers or more (The Verge) 4. The NFL gets a better grip on digital media with a new mobile app (AllThingsD) 5. After [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. The glory days of American journalism are now (Slate) 2. Time Out Chicago to nix print, go all digital (Sun Times) 3. RSS isn’t dead: the best Google Reader alternatives (The Verge) 4. Amazon launches “Send to Kindle” button (PaidContent.org) 5. DoJ investigations spark meta media coverage at Reuters and WSJ (The Observer) 6. [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Nearly one-third of U.S. adults have abandoned a news outlet due to dissatisfaction (Poynter) 2. Twitter beats the sell-side after Cyprus bailout (Business Insider) 3. RSS app Feedly gains half a million users after death of Google Reader announced (memeburn) 4. Uber, data Darwinism, and the future of work (GigaOm) 5. In Mexico, tweeting [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Reuters’ Matthew Keys indicted for allegedly conspiring with hacker group ‘Anonymous’ (Politico) 2. Did Google just kill RSS? (Reuters) 3. Aaron Swartz to receive posthumous Freedom of Information Award (Mashable) 4. Google Maps Chief steps down to join Google X (Wired) 5. Smartphones are eating the world (MIT Tech Review) Subscribe to Daily Must [...] more »

by Lawrence Lessig

The following is the opinion of Lawrence Lessig and is a post that first appeared on his personal blog shortly after news broke that Aaron Swartz — activist, writer and Reddit co-founder — had committed suicide. (Some will say this is not the time. I disagree. This is the time when every mixed emotion needs [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Journal Register Co.‘s declares second bankruptcy in 3 years (Nieman Lab) 2. Twitter announces tool that embeds timelines of tweets on web pages (The Next Web) 3. New Twitter API drops support for RSS (Mashable) 4. HootSuite acquires Seesmic (VentureBeat) 5. [...] more »

by Jen Lee Reeves

Education content on MediaShift is sponsored by Carnegie-Knight News21, an alliance of 12 journalism schools in which top students tell complex stories in inventive ways. See tips for spurring innovation and digital learning at Learn.News21.com. I recently had an opportunity that is rarely handed to a journalism school professor: The chance to be a member [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

This episode of 4MR is brought to you by GoDaddy, helping you set up your own website in a snap with domain name registration, web hosting and 24/7 support. Visit GoDaddy to learn more. Here’s the latest 4MR audio report from MediaShift. In this week’s edition, I look at the rise of Facebook as a [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

From time to time, I’ll give an overview of one broad MediaShift topic, annotated with online resources and plenty of tips. The idea is to help you understand the topic, learn the jargon, and hopefully consider trying it out — even if it’s all new to you. I’ve already covered blogging; this week I’ll look [...] more »