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by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

Must Reads is MediaShift’s daily curation of the big stories about media and technology from across the web. Sign up here to get these delivered right to your inbox. 1. Yahoo Prepping to Lay off 10% or More of Its Workforce (Biz Carson / Business Insider) 2. Pretty Much Everyone on Earth Can Now Get […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. When the sharing economy comes to publishing (Chris Twyman / Publishers Weekly) 2. Wattpad now lets authors trick out their stories with GIFs, Youtube embeds (Nate Hoffelder / The Digital Reader) 3. A manifesto for self-publishing companies (Ronan Colgan / FutureBook) 4. 10 tips for Twitter success in publishing (Georgina Moore / The Bookseller) […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. You can now search through more than 400 media ethics codes (Kristen Hare / Poynter) 2. NYT using Paris email updates to explore a new method of interaction with readers (Laura Hazard Owen / Nieman Lab) 3. When disaster strikes, where do we turn? Facebook and Twitter, of course (Jeff Jarvis / Observer) 4. […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people — with a focus on digital training. We’ll include our new DigitalEd courses, as well as those from Mediabistro, NewsU, KDMC, and others. If we’re missing anything, please let us know at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org. FEATURED TRAINING DigitalEd: […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. NYT VR: How to experience a new form of storytelling from the Times (via New York Times) 2. Guardian US formally launches Mobile Innovation Lab (via Guardian US) 3. How 5 publishers enhance their stories with original illustrations (Laura Hazard Owen / Nieman Lab) 4. BuzzFeed changes editorial standards to allow sponsorships in entertainment […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. The entrenched digital divide in our own backyards (Pui-Wing Tam / New York Times) 2. Open government is meaningless without a free press (Joel Simon / Columbia Journalism Review) 3. Entire editorial staff of Elsevier journal Lingua resigns over high price, lack of open access (Glyn Moody / Ars Technica) 4. Essena O’Neill: “You […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people — with a focus on digital training. We’ll include our new DigitalEd courses, as well as those from Mediabistro, NewsU, KDMC, and others. If we’re missing anything, please let us know at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org. FEATURED TRAINING DigitalEd: 5 […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Instagram builds its own version of Snapchat Live Stories (Kurt Wagner / Re/code) 2. Here’s why ESPN is shutting down Grantland (Daniel Roberts / Fortune) 3. Harvard Law Library readies trove of decisions for digital age (Erik Eckholm / New York Times) 4. German daily Die Welt wants to bundle print, digital, and TV […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people — with a focus on digital training. We’ll include our new DigitalEd courses, as well as those from Mediabistro, NewsU, KDMC, and others. If we’re missing anything, please let us know at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org. FEATURED TRAINING DigitalEd: […] more »

by Sonia Paul

Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people — with a focus on digital training. We’ll include our new DigitalEd courses, as well as those from Mediabistro, NewsU, KDMC, and others. If we’re missing anything, please let us know at mark [at] mediashift [dot] org. FEATURED TRAINING How […] more »