Categories: Must Reads

Daily Must Reads, July 30, 2015

1. NBCUniversal poised to make big investments in BuzzFeed and Vox Media (Kara Swisher & Peter Kafka / Re/code)

2. Public libraries will operate Tor exit nodes to make the service more secure (Jason Koebler / Motherboard)

3. Two out of two news organizations recommend user research (Laura Hazard Owen / Nieman Lab)

4. How the BBC is using WhatsApp to boost engagement (Nicole Frankenhauser / WAN-IFRA)

5. Why Nikkei is betting big on digital growth at the Financial Times (Emilie Feldman  & Ken Doctor / Wharton School) [AUD]

6. 2015 Tow Center Fellows: Project descriptions (via Tow Center for Digital Journalism)

Julie Keck :Julie Keck is a social media consultant and filmmaker based in Chicago. She has spoken about social media engagement, crowdfunding, and film at SXSW, the University of Notre Dame, Columbia College, DePaul, the Chicago International Film Festival, and more. Julie is also the social media and newsletter editor for MediaShift. Play with her on Twitter at @kingisafink.