The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva.

1. ‘Just the facts’ isn’t good enough for journalists anymore, says Tow Center’s journalism manifesto (Poynter)

2. NPR affiliate launches drone program (Politico)

3. Churn: The problem of the new tech journalism (TechCrunch)

4. What kinds of local stories drive engagement? The results of an NPR Facebook experiment (NiemanLab)

5. Google launches ‘Defend Your Net’ campaign in Germany against potential tax on search engines (Mashable)