Tag: wired

by Julie Keck

1. Did Nate Thayer plagiarize the article The Atlantic wanted for free? (NYmag) 2. Facebook is making the world’s ‘best personalized newspaper’ (BusinessInsider) 3. The newsonomics of ‘why pay walls now?’ (Nieman) 4. 8 essential apps for SXSWi attendees (Mashable) 5. Former Wired Digital Editor heads to Obvious Corp. (AllThingsD) Subscribe to Daily Must Reads […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Reuters gets hacked for the third time in two weeks (Guardian) 2. An early review of HuffPost Live (Adweek) 3, TBD.com is no more (Washington Post) 4. Wired stands by Jonah Lehrer and his work (BuzzFeed) 5. 13 ways to […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Sheryl Sandberg becomes the first and only woman to join Facebook’s board (Huffington Post) 2. Microsoft now must figure out how to monetize newly bought Yammer (TechCrunch) 3. Wired and The New Yorker pull back on Flipboard (Advertising Age) 4. […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Twitter dismisses claim that hackers caused its outage (Guardian) 2. Flipboard launches on Android phones around the world (GigaOm) 3. Dow Jones shuts down print edition of SmartMoney, plans to hire for the web (Advertising Age) 4. Wired is reviewing […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Today was an important day in the history of the Internet and activism. While the U.S. Congress expected to quickly pass two bills, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act (PIPA), mounting opposition online has led them to reconsider. That all came to a head today when various sites such as Wikipedia […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on journalism education 1. Leveraging a “teaching hospital model” in journalism education (New America Foundation) 2. Students “may be ‘digital natives,’ but they’re wretched at searching” (Wired) 3. American Public University enlists faculty to write e-textbooks (Inside Higher Ed) 4. Census: Journalism majors make about $50,000 (Poynter) 5. News bosses talk shop in […] more »

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories across the web on media and technology 1. New Nook is latest entry in tablet wars (New York Times) 2. NewsTransparency aims to hold journalists accountable, reveal bias (Center for Sustainable Journalism) 3. Wired offers original photography through Creative Commons (Wired) 4. Google+ pages now available to brands (Google Blog) 5. Apple’s planned obsolescence schedule (TidBITS) Subscribe […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Tim Carmody Welcome to the 16th episode of “The Mediatwits,” the weekly audio podcast from MediaShift. The co-hosts are MediaShift’s Mark Glaser and Rafat Ali, the founder of PaidContent. This show looks at the week’s big news, including the head-turning buyout of Motorola Mobility by Google for $12.5 billion. What was driving the search giant […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Matthew Hindman Welcome to the tenth episode of “The Mediatwits,” the weekly audio podcast from MediaShift. The co-hosts are MediaShift’s Mark Glaser and Dorian Benkoil, filling in for Rafat Ali. This week’s show looks at the changes in Apple’s subscription plan for publishers, as they backpedal on the pricing. But still, Apple will take a […] more »

by Amanda Hirsch

When I first heard about The Climate Desk back in April, I was impressed by its ambitious mission: The Climate Desk is a journalistic collaboration dedicated to exploring the impact — human, environmental, economic, political — of a changing climate. The partners are The Atlantic, Center for Investigative Reporting, Grist, Mother Jones, Slate, Wired, and […] more »