Tag: paywalls

by Julie Keck

1. Makers of Paper app ask Facebook to change its new app name (Nick Bilton / New York Times) 2. How the Washington Post tried a Super Bowl experiment on Snapchat (Cory Haik / Nieman Lab) 3. Apple quietly builds new networks (Drew FitzGerald & Daisuke Wakabayashi / Wall Street Journal) 4. In Des Moines, […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. The newsonomics of Scripps’ TV paywall and the Last Man Standing Theory of local media (Ken Doctor / Nieman Lab) 2. Facebook: Organic reach is falling short, marketers urged to buy ads (Cotton Delo / AdAge) 3. The new American Journal Review: Student driven, focused on media innovation and entrepreneurship (Merrill College) 4. The […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. OJR.org: Google’s punishment and the perils of blackhat SEO (Joshua Benton / Nieman Lab) 2. Girls against Boys: What’s wrong with the (latest) Beastie Boys lawsuit (Corynne McSherry / The Electronic Frontier Foundation) 3. Paywalls in my back yard: A forecast for newspaper business models (Steve Outing / Media Disruptus) 4. The Guardian’s Gabriel […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at AJ+, Al Jazeera’s upcoming online news network (Janko Roettgers / GigaOm) 2. Twitter introduces “TV conversation targeting,” TV advertising without TV viewing (Cotton Delo / AdAge) 3. Spotify now valued at more than $4 billion (John D. Stoll, Evelyn Rusli & Sven Grundberg / Wall Street Journal) 4. The newsonomics […] more »

by Maryanne Reed

With more and more people consuming news digitally, the future of journalism has never been brighter.  But journalists of the future will face a number of challenges, according to Raju Narisetti, senior vice president and deputy head of strategy at the new News Corporation. Narisetti recently shared his predictions about the future of media with […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Digital First Media CEO: Paywalls are a short-term tactic, at best (Mathew Ingram / GigaOm) 2. Forbes Media explores sale (Lucia Moses / AdWeek) 3. OJR: An old web icon repurposed as a spamblog (Joshua Benton / Nieman Lab) 4. Report on foundation funding for media ignites crucial discussion (Steven Waldman / Knight Foundation) […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Arianna Huffington on paywalls, aggregation and the ‘third metric’ (Stuart Thomas / Memeburn) 2. Netflix VP: Chromecast could take second-screen TV mainstream (Janko Roettgers / GigaOm) 3. Hackers hit PR Newswire (Nathan Mattise / Ars Technica) 4. How many top newspaper editors are from digital backgrounds? Still darn few (Rick Edmonds / Poynter) 5. […] more »

by Julie Keck

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Julie Keck. 1. Three things Reddit did right during the Boston bombings and why that matters (PaidContent.org) 2. AP Twitter hack preceded by phishing attempt, news org says (TechCrunch) 3. Up Late with Nate Silver? The New York Times is taking its videos […] more »

by Julie Keck

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Julie Keck. 1. Bombing suspect’s social media profile: What’s real, what’s fake, and what we don’t know (Boston.com) 2. Fake Twitter accounts spring up assuming bombers’ identities (Daily Dot) 3. Reddit vs. the Media in search for Boston bombing suspects (Slate) 4. Shameless […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Just six months after being acquired, Twitter’s Vine hits top free spot on Apple’s app store (TechCrunch) 2. Frank Rich on the state of journalism (New York Magazine) 3. News Corp. threatens to pull Fox off the airwaves if Aereo wins (AllThingsD) 4. Hope that the IRS will reconsider outdated media rules (Knight Foundation) […] more »