Tag: tumblr

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 »

by Nielsen Wire

This post and infographic originally appeared on the Nielsen blog Nielsen Wire here. It is reused here with permission. Moms are often at the center of their family’s offline life, so it’s little surprise that they’re also at the center of many of the biggest trends online as well. Whether to look up the latest [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Facebook may be behind the decline of news-reader apps (TechCrunch) 2. Will social media help George Zimmerman in the Trayvon Martin case? (Poynter) 3. Inside Hulu’s first original scripted show (Lost Remote) 4. Tumblr dives into the world of curation [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Warren Buffett says he may buy more newspapers (Telegraph) 2. Revenue at Washington Post’s newspaper division down 8 percent from last year (Poynter) 3. Tumblr’s first copyright lawsuit (PaidContent) 4. Why kids’ e-book sales are surging (PaidContent) 5. Wemple: Politico [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Online media among 2012 Pulitzer winners (Nieman Lab) 2. “The Huffington Post won a Pulitzer Prize Monday. The world didn’t end.” (PaidContent) 3. The term “Tumblr” expected to eclipse “blog” by year’s end in Google searches (TPM) 4. Foursquare has [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. E-book revenues for publishers were up in 2011 (PaidContent) 2. Financial Times’ digital growth explained (Foliomag) 3. More are watching live TV to avoid spoilers on social networks (Lost Remote) 4. NYT launches Tumblr of paper’s photo archives (Poynter) 5. [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Netflix and WaPo bought a combined $8M in Facebook ads last year, IPO says (All Facebook) 2. Analysis: A sobering look at Facebook (Reuters) 3. How the Huffington Post became a new-media behemoth (GigaOM) 4. News Corp. names Bloomberg exec [...] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology 1. Google Music open to public, lets users sync music library to the cloud for free (Google Blog) 2. Tumblr helps users call their congressional representatives to fight the Stop Online Piracy Act (TechCrunch) 3. How the Stop Online Piracy Act could impact journalists (10,000 Words) 4. The [...] more »