Tag: kara swisher

by Kara Murphy

Global Press Institute Executive Director Cristi Hegranes, who oversees 135 women journalists in 26 countries, says commitment to training journalists is an easy sentence to utter but a really difficult reality to create. Hegranes told this to a crowd of more than 80 tech and journalism influencers who gathered at The St. Regis Hotel in […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How the #YesAllWomen hashtag began (Pete Pachal / Mashable) 2. An interview with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher (Jay Yarrow / Business Insider) 3. A platform and blogging tool, Medium charms writers (David Carr / New York Times) 4. Twitter, Facebook battle YouTube for video ad cash (John McDermott / Digiday) 5. Twitter to […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Microsoft web browser security bug could impact millions of users (Adario Strange / Mashable) 2. New challenges chip away at cable‚Äôs pillar of profit (David Carr / New York Times) 3. Net neutrality: A guide to (and history of) a contested idea (Alexis C. Madrigal & Adrienne LaFrance / The Atlantic) 4. Swisher: AllThingsD […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Vox.com launched this week, the much talked-about explanatory news site headed up by former Washington Post columnist Ezra Klein. There’s been a lot of anticipation around Vox.com’s launch, and to many it seems like Vox is lodestar for a new kind of journalism that’s largely influenced by a singular editorial vision. We’ve seen other journalists […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. In suburban D.C., a network of hyperlocal news sites expands and bets on local advertising (Caroline O’Donovan / Nieman Lab) 2. Who wins as Facebook makes tweaks to its newsfeed algorithms? (Mathew Ingram / GigaOm) 3. If a story is viral, truth may be taking a beating (Ravi Somaiya & Leslie Kaufman / New […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Horse-ebooks is human after all (Susan Orlean / New Yorker) 2. Amazon overhauls its Kindle lineup, introduces new faster tablets (Om Malik / GigaOm) 3. Why doesn’t Popular Science fix comments instead of killing them? (Mathew Ingram / paidContent) 4. No new TV viewers or newspapers subscribers are being born, says BuzzFeed president (Andrew […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. AllThingsD severs ties with Dow Jones, still looking for a potential buyer or partner (Mathew Ingram / GigaOm) 2. Nielsen to add data for mobile viewing (Amol Sharma & Suzanne Vranica / Wall Street Journal) 3. Pinterest will start showing ads as audience grows, shifts to mobile (Josh Constine / TechCrunch) 4. Microsoft COO: […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. A quest to save AM before it’s lost in the static (New York Times) 2. ‘Riptide’ project explains how legacy media got washed out to sea by digital currents (Poynter) 3. Opinion: Wolff – All Things D’s Kara Swisher is a feared player (USA Today) 4. Politico publisher buys Capital New York (Politico) 5. […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Syrian Electronic Army responsible for New York Times website attack (The Atlantic Wire) 2. Time Warner Cable TV app for Xbox 360 now available with over 300 channels (TechCrunch) 3. The founders of All Things Digital look to expand their empire (GigaOm) 4. Huffington Post deletes 75% of incoming comments (Poynter) 5. Twitter hires […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Open letter to Jeff Bezos from ex-Washington Post mail room employee (and creator of AllThingsD) Kara Swisher (AllThingsD) 2. Luvit.Me: Bitly lets you tell people how you really feel about links you post (The Atlantic) 3. YouTube’s founders challenge Vine and Instagram with new video app (NYT) 4. Canadian standards body: Journalistic errors must […] more »