Tag: lists

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 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 »

by Mark Glaser

Here’s the latest 4MR audio report from MediaShift. In this week’s edition, I look at Twitter Lists and how they allow people to group the people they follow on Twitter. Some say they might replace RSS feed readers. Robert Scoble answers Just One Question about how Twitter Lists have changed his life. Plus, magazines are […] more »

by Mark Glaser

As the year 2007 sets in the distance, we can take some time to consider the year that was. I’m not a huge fan of year-end lists, but sometimes they help us get a grip on what transpired — and ponder what’s to come. What’s perhaps most amazing about 2007 is that two distinct phenomena […] more »

by Mark Glaser

There’s been a lot of debate lately about the future of newspapers, the future of TV, the future of radio — the future of journalism itself — in the face of drastic change brought by technology and the Internet. I’ve asked MediaShift readers whether they thought journalism’s metaphorical cup was half empty or half full […] more »