The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung

1. Twitter reinstates journalist’s account after NBC withdraws complaint (Poynter)

2. NBC Sports chairman defends network’s decision for tape delay (SportsBusiness Daily Global)

3. News Corp.‘s The Daily plans to lay off nearly a third of staff (AllThingsD)

4. How the Financial Times reached its digital milestone (Guardian)

5. Why Facebook needs to expand its mobile strategy, fast (TechCrunch)

6. SoundCloud courts podcasters, storytellers and radio news pros (Nieman Lab)

7. The Irish Times gives desk space to five startups (PaidContent)