Tag: api

by Julie Keck

1. What APIs can do for news (David Weinberger / Nieman Reports) 2. Laura Poitras sues U.S. government to find out why she was repeatedly stopped at the border (Jenna McLaughlin / The Intercept) 3. Is good journalism enough to sustain an investigative nonprofit? (Naomi Lubick / Poynter) 4. The panic over pro-anorexia websites and […] more »

by Mark Glaser

For so long in public media, there has been a dream of interoperability and collaboration where local public stations could share and mix content from other stations around the country seamlessly. While many previous digital initiatives have come and gone, the Public Media Platform (PMP) has found its sea legs. A non-profit birthed from NPR, […] more »

by Paul Spinrad

Kickstarter pioneered a set of rules and an uncluttered visual grammar that has become the familiar frame for online fundraising, and many other such crowdfunding portals have since copied or adapted their formula — even sites that started earlier. Now, an explosion of cheap and easy new tools and services makes crowdfunding more democratic than […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Who will buy the Boston Globe? (Poynter) 2. Google Journalism Fellows announced (Google – Official Blog) 3. What the Tesla affair tells us about data journalism (Tow Center for Digital Journalism) 4. Egypt crowdsources censorship, asks citizens to report blasphemous web content (Fast Company) 5. Twitter’s new advertising API is part of an ongoing […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Are map issues killing iPhone 5 buzz? (CNBC) 2. Facebook updating its mobile apps every 1-2 months (Venturebeat) 3. ESPN building a Twitter-style stream of its own sports content (GigaOm) 4. “Even for twentysomethings, the job description is clear: Everyone is […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Journal Register Co.‘s declares second bankruptcy in 3 years (Nieman Lab) 2. Twitter announces tool that embeds timelines of tweets on web pages (The Next Web) 3. New Twitter API drops support for RSS (Mashable) 4. HootSuite acquires Seesmic (VentureBeat) 5. […] more »

by Jason Feinberg

SXSW is easily the most chaotic experience in the music industry. For the 14,000 people that attend the music conference it provides opportunities to immerse themselves in the ecosystem that powers much of the global business. It is one of the best times to tee up deals and relationships that could power significant developments for […] more »