Tag: tumblr

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. Could Sandy be Instagram’s big citizen journalism moment? (PandoDaily) 2. Huffington Post, Gawker websites go down as newsrooms lose servers, power (Poynter) 3. Fake Hurricane Sandy photos blow through Tumblr, Instagram, Twitter (SocialTimes) 4. Apple fires mobile software and retail chiefs (Bits Blog) 5. [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Apple likely to unveil ‘iPad mini’ at Oct. 23 event (AllThingsD) 2. Digital ad report finds big growth in mobile (NYT) 3. Guardian CEO outlines digital future of news and media industry (Guardian) 4. Unlike predecessor, New York Times public editor [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. When news breaks, 83% of Americans seek out a second source for more info (Poynter) 2. Barnes & Noble, Microsoft complete deal to create Nook Media (Publishers Weekly) 3. Tumblr has an official analytics tool (Social Times) 4. Knight awards $3 [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Welcome to the 58th episode of the Mediatwits podcast, with Mark Glaser and Rafat Ali as co-hosts. This week, we take a look at the changes in coverage of the presidential debate, with live-streaming online, instant fact-checks and added context, and even “live-GIF’ing.” Tumblr’s Christoper Price and the Sunlight Foundation’s Bill Allison talk about the [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. The Guardian and Tumblr will ‘live-GIF’ first presidential debate (Poynter) 2. The New York Times debuts an HTML5 web app for iPad users (Nieman Lab) 3. Tips on finding gigs as a freelance journalist in the digital age (Poynter) 4. [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Why Twitter’s relationship with media is complicated (GigaOm) 2. Twitter continues to protect protester’s tweets (AllTwitter) 3. Ohio State forbids reporters to tweet during press conferences (Poynter) 4. UK journalist arrested on suspicion of computer hacking (Huffington Post) 5. Did [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Forbes names the most powerful women in media, including 15 from the tech sector (AdWeek) 2. Conventions in Tampa and Charlotte welcome an unwieldy guest: Twitter (USA Today) 3. Tumblr to have Twitter friend-finding privileges revoked (The Next Web) 4. [...] more »

by Dorian Benkoil

In digital media, it turns out, editors — actual human beings — might actually be necessary. At least that seems to be the trend as developer-laden ventures like Tumblr, Flipboard and even an ad network bring in journalists to help identify and stoke conversations across the digisphere. “Many companies, particularly in tech, are looking for [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Twitter says it expects to generate at least $1 billion in sales in 2014 (Bloomberg) 2. A redesigned FourSquare is on its way (TechCrunch) 3. Can publishers wean loyal paper readers off their daily habit? (NYT) 4. 11 tips for [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Mark Glaser 1. Likely next-generation iPhone with 3.9-inch display (9to5Mac) 2. Arrington: Google could have had Twitter for $5 billion (Business Insider) 3. Bright House, Cablevision, Comcast, Cox, TWC team on ‘Cable WiFi’ (Multichannel News) 4. Time Warner Cable head sides with TV networks over ad-erasing technology  (NYT / Media Decoder) [...] more »