Must Reads in Media & Technology: Aug. 16

    by Kelly O'Mara
    August 16, 2016

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    1. Op-Ed: The Online Privacy Debate Won’t End With Gawker (Peter Thiel / New York Times)

    2. The Olympics Without Animated GIFs Means We All Lose (Matt Haughey / Medium)


    3. The Wall Street Journal is Changing Up Its Paywall, Offering Guest Passes and Expanded Link-Sharing On Social (Shan Wang / Nieman Lab)

    4. The Huffington Post’s Midlife Crisis (Lucia Moses / Digiday)

    5. It’s Time to Fact-Check All the News (Bill Adair / Poynter)


    6. A Tech Mogul’s Fight to Keep Control of a Newspaper Empire (Leslie Picker and Sydney Ember / New York Times)

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