Tag: netflix

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. Twitter Confirms Amex’s Leslie Berland As Its New CMO (Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch) 2. Twitter Has Stopped Showing Ads to Some of Its Most Valuable […] more »

by Jefferson Yen

We’re starting 2016 with a bit of a change to the podcast. Now you’ll be getting more analysis from MediaShift’s very own Mark Glaser, a roundup of the week’s top news, and a chat with one special guest. And wouldn’t you know it, our guest this week is Rafat Ali, a former co-host of the […] more »

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. Inside Facebook’s Ambitious Plan to Connect the Whole World (Jessi Hempel / Wired) 2. Crowdfunded Journalism: A Small but Growing Addition to Publicly Driven Journalism […] more »

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. Who plays video games and identifies as a “gamer” (Maeve Duggan / Pew Research Center) 2. Las Vegas Review-Journal Staff Launch Twitter Campaign Urging New Owner To Come Forward (Michael Calderone / Huffington Post) 3. Thai Man May Go to Prison for Insulting King’s Dog Online (Thomas Fuller / New York Times) 4. Inside […] more »

by Jefferson Yen

The streaming media industry is still relatively young, but a recent story in the Wall Street Journal illustrates how the services are bringing massive change to the entertainment industry. According to WSJ’s Shalini Ramachandran, the executive producers of “Homeland” and 20th Century Fox studio are currently in a dispute with Showtime over streaming media rights. […] more »

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

1. What The New York Times Didn’t Tell You (Jay Carney / Medium) 2. Meet the Woman Who’s Driving Digital Experimentation at The Washington Post ( Lucia Moses / Digiday) 3. Flipboard Goes After Facebook with Targeted Ad Feature (Mathew Ingram / Fortune ) 4. Publishers Straddle the Apple-Google, App-Web Divide (Katie Benner and Conor Dougherty / New York […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Can paid content and fans coexist on YouTube? (Carly Lanning / Daily Dot) 2. Netflix flies too close to the sun, stock price melts (Mathew Ingram / Fortune) 3. What journalists need to know about code (Aleszu Bajak / Storybench) 4. Where the right to know comes from (Michael Schudson / Columbia Journalism Review) […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. NYT makes 50 of its best pieces of journalism free to read online (Benjamin Mullin / Poynter) 2. Streaming titans Amazon and Netflix win big at 2015 Emmys (Rae Votta / Daily Dot) 3. Web companies are fighting in court for the FCC’s net neutrality rules (Brian Fung / Washington Post) 4. Apple’s new […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. The Reporters Committee and US media groups join the fight over ‘right to be forgotten’ rules (Jonathan Peters / Columbia Journalism Review) 2. Snapchat inks NFL deal to bring football into its live stories (Kurt Wagner / Re/code) 3. BBC to launch Netflix-style U.S. streaming service (Alex Spence / Politico) 4. Periscope has introduced […] more »