Tag: listicles

by Tim Cigelske

It’s hard to keep score when the rules keep changing in the middle of the game. It’s even harder when the playing field keeps expanding so you’re not just competing against one team, but endless newcomers. That’s exactly what’s happened to media over the last several years. In 2016, the challenge for media will be […] more »

by Nicholas White

A few months ago, noted investor Marc Andreessen proclaimed his bullish-ness about the state of the news industry, predicting it would grow 100 times. It was a nervy claim to make, in a time when snackable content is all the rage and virality is the most coveted status in media. So no one was surprised […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Topsy could help fill in Apple’s big hole — big data (Derrick Harris / GigaOm) 2. A list of reasons why our brains love lists (Maria Konnikova / The New Yorker) 3. Facebook’s News Feed algorithm to start showing fewer memes, more articles (Emil Protalinski / The Next Web) 4. Being a viral genius […] more »