Tag: globe and mail

by Julie Keck

1. Federal Election Commission shows how to disclose data in a digital democracy (Alexander Howard / Huffington Post) 2. Facebook rolls out news feed controls (Joanna Stern / Wall Street Journal) 3. Twitter wants to celebrate your birthday, too (Pavithra Mohan / Fast Company) 4. Informing the world: An interview with AP’s Gary Pruitt (Alexander […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. What news brand has the most pull on Twitter? (paidContent) 2. Student journalists take debate reporters to school on social media (Nieman Lab) 3. Globe and Mail publisher Phillip Crawley on the paper’s pay wall plans (paidContent) 4. Google launches disavow links tool (Search Engine Land) 5. […] more »

by Alfred Hermida

Education content on MediaShift is sponsored by Carnegie-Knight News21, an alliance of 12 journalism schools in which top students tell complex stories in inventive ways. See tips for spurring innovation and digital learning at Learn.News21.com. Twenty-something university students usually head to Thailand in search of exotic adventures. But when a group of 10 University of […] more »

by Craig Silverman

During a recent trip to see an editor I work with at The Globe and Mail, a national newspaper in Canada, I passed by the newspaper’s cafeteria. My editor looked in and pointed at a man who was sitting with his back to us. “There’s Mathew Ingram, doing his office hours,” he told me. Ingram […] more »