Tag: wsj

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. BBC news chief pleads with staff not to Tweet about ‘our problems’ (Telegraph) 2. Should live tweeting be protected like broadcast rights? (Mashable) 3. WSJ launches The Accelerators and Startup Journal to cover entrepreneurship (TNW) 4. Quora adds “online now” feature to drive [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Twitter takes a stand against warrant-less request for protester’s data (Forbes) 2. People turn to mobile for “just-in-time” information, Pew finds (Pew) 3. Al Jazeera English to close bureau in China after government refuses to renew press credential (TVNewser) 4. [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. How technology will change the traditional classroom (Mashable) 2. Boston.com journalist discusses ‘Walmart journalism’ (SPJ) 3. Is studying social media a good idea? (10,000 Words) 4. How the Wall Street Journal uses Pinterest (10,000 Words) 5. Center for Collaborative Journalism starts to recruit [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. WSJ won’t give partners digital copy of its Sunday edition (PaidContent) 2. Pew: Almost 30% of consumers get news from aggregation sites or apps (GigaOm) 3. ‘This American Life’ retraction raises more questions about show’s vetting process (Poynter) 4. AOL [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Journalists and readers pay tribute to NYT’s Anthony Shadid on Twitter, sites and front pages (Poynter) 2. Why Apple and the NYT are not meshing (Washington Post) 3. CBS, Turner to charge for March Madness mobile streaming (PaidContent) 4. News [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Rodale, Time and other publishers get hit with privacy lawsuits (Online Media Daily) 2. Penguin cuts ties with e-library distributor OverDrive (paidContent) 3. Nielsen: Number of TV ‘cord cutters’ increases (Lost Remote) 4. WSJ uses Pinterest, Instagram to cover Fashion [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Click here to see the entire series We didn’t plan it this way, but the timing was perfect. Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) introduced a bill today in Congress that would give the FTC the power to create a “Do Not Track” database so people could opt out of online tracking. And her bill comes right [...] more »

by Roland Legrand

Online social networks are essential tools for journalists. They make it possible to build extended networks, search for story ideas, build contacts and dig up information. But even more important, they help to shake up the relationship between the individual journalist and the people formerly known as the audience. But many journalists don’t know how [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

The audience at D CARLSBAD, CALIF. — The organizers of the tony, high-priced tech conference known as D All Things Digital, included a manifesto of sorts in the program guide titled “Welcome to Web 3.0.” In that treatise, organizers Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher define Web 3.0 as “the real arrival, after years of false [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Here’s the latest 4MR audio report from MediaShift. This week I look at the Wall Street Journal’s code of conduct for reporters and editors, with guidelines for using Twitter and social media sites. Plus, the New York Times is considering two different plans for charging for online content — a metering system and subscription system [...] more »