Tag: data security

by Julie Keck

1. White House to engage Iran critics through @TheIranDeal (Nahal Toosi / Politico) 2. Men who harass women online are quite literally losers, new study finds (Caitlin Dewey / Washington Post) 3. CartoDB lets anyone visualize their data with one-click mapping (Christine Magee / TechCrunch) 4. PayPal is now worth more than Netflix, eBay, and […] more »

by Reuben Stern

Reported by Reuben Stern, Chelsea Stuart, Teddy Nykiel and Olga Kyle. This week we learn about a renewed effort to market the value of news, hear tips on keeping data secure, and explore the world of native advertising. PART 1: Marketing the value of news Amid ever-increasing online competition for readers’ attention, some news organizations […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Columbia Journalism School ‘Magic Grant’ recipients highlight journalism as storytelling (Mediabistro) 2. My kids are obsessed with technology and it’s all my fault (NYT) 3. How to fix edtech procurement (EdSurge) 4. Teaching toddlers to tweet? Introducing social media to elementary students (Edutopia) 5. Data security is a classroom worry, too (NYT)   Get our newsletters delivered straight to your inbox.        more »

by Andrew Lih

“Security is the chief enemy of mortals.” – Shakespeare As the story of former General and CIA Director David Petraeus has unfolded, we continue to get surprising insights into the digital breadcrumbs that led to his surprise resignation. His downfall was brought about by a growing trail of electronic records held by today’s top commercial […] more »