Tag: video

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. What Google could lose with the introduction of Apple Maps (Business Insider) 2. More than half of tablet users watch video on devices at least once a month (Multichannel News) 3. Twitter runs its first TV ad in Nascar race […] more »

by Mark Glaser

One of Rafat Ali’s photos of the island of Moheli in Comoros; posted on Facebook Welcome to the 46th episode of the Mediatwits podcast, this time with Mark Glaser and the Rafat Ali as co-hosts. Rafat is celebrating his birthday, we’re not sure how old he is, but we know that he loves photography. So […] more »

by Amanda Lin Costa

Few can say they didn’t see it coming. but many felt the final nail in the coffin was firmly in place when at the end of 2011 CNN fired 50 photojournalists. The international news network explained its decision in a letter: We looked at the impact of user-generated content and social media, CNN iReporters and […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Global revenue from mobile ads and content expected to hit $67 billion (PaidContent) 2. The case for tweeting ‘Who is Dick Clark?’ (Atlantic) 3. FourSquare aims to launch a paid-media platform in the summer (Advertising Age) 4. Most web-only news […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Pew study: Most Americans get news on a digital device (Poynter) 2. “What ‘This America Life’ did wasn’t fact checking” (Poynter) 3. New Nielsen ratings will measure TV and online ads together (NYT) 4. The age of mobile news is […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Vancouver news site offers readers “master classes” (Nieman Lab) 2. A wrap up of journalism ideas from the annual IRE data conference (10,000 Words) 3. Startup Bookrenter becomes Rafter, expands beyond renting books (Forbes) 4. 9 things that can help journalists be better […] more »

by Ivan Oransky

It has become a truism — if one not repeated often enough — that those of us teaching journalism are now preparing our students for jobs that didn’t exist when we started our careers. That might make some think of social media editors, reporter-programmers, and community managers. But even among graduates whose titles would be […] more »

by Patricia Aufderheide

As we listened to the 80 journalists we interviewed over the last year for a study, Copyright, Free Speech, and the Public’s Right to Know: How Journalists Think about Fair Use, we got a clear message: hard-working journalists are often confronted with copyright questions that threaten to keep them from doing their jobs well. Take […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Report: Facebook’s IPO to start at $5 billion (paidContent) 2. Barnes & Noble faces setback in Microsoft antitrust complaint (ars technica) 3. Hulu: We pay our content partners more than Netflix (AdAge Digital) 4. Yahoo! News hires its first White […] more »

by Nadia White

MediaShift’s science journalism coverage is sponsored by the Columbia Journalism School, which offers an innovative specialized M.A. for experienced journalists who want to cover science, business, arts or politics in a sophisticated, nuanced manner. Learn more here. Jeremy Roberts sat still on the shore of the Bitterroot River, photographing a female kingfisher. The chunky, crested […] more »