Tag: super bowl

by Julie Keck

1. Upworthy combats clickbait critics with attention data (Brian Morrissey / Digiday) 2. Verizon denies using net neutrality victory to sabotage Netflix, Amazon (Brian Fung / Washington Post) 3. Marc Andreessen: The ‘problem with local news is most people don’t care’ (Andrew Beaujon / Poynter) 4. How Portlandia grew their Twitter following by 25% during [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Makers of Paper app ask Facebook to change its new app name (Nick Bilton / New York Times) 2. How the Washington Post tried a Super Bowl experiment on Snapchat (Cory Haik / Nieman Lab) 3. Apple quietly builds new networks (Drew FitzGerald & Daisuke Wakabayashi / Wall Street Journal) 4. In Des Moines, [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How Digital First Media hopes to transform culture of ‘newspaper factories’ (Sam Kirkland / Poynter) 2. The secret to having a successful paywall around your news is simple: community (Mathew Ingram / GigaOm) 3. Net neutrality petition gets a million signatures (Adrianne Jeffries / The Verge) 4. Facebook uses data to charm advertisers (Reed [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

We are back with the Mediatwits podcast, revamped in a roundtable format with “regulars” and occasional special guests. Plus, we are now video and audio, and you can watch the podcast live as a Google Hangout on Air — both right here on this post on MediaShift, on our YouTube channel or on our Google+ [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Twitter: In last 3 minutes of Super Bowl, there were 10,000 tweets per second (TechCrunch) 2. First streaming of Super Bowl a success, but left a lot to be desired (TechCrunch) 3. Rupert Murdoch tweets up storm on Euro crisis, [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Former Cosmo editor gives $30M to start media innovation center at Stanford, Columbia (Poynter) 2. Three founders leave Demand Media, operator of eHow (paidContent) 3. NBC to stream Super Bowl on web (All Things D) 4. Obama shines in Google [...] more »