Tag: snapchat

by Julie Keck

1. Americans’ views on mobile etiquette (Lee Rainie & Kathryn Zickuhr / Pew Research Center) 2. As legacy media cuts back on FOIA, digital-only news outlets step in (Trevor Timm / Columbia Journalism Review) 3. Media companies just closed the web gap, and now there’s a mobile chasm (Mathew Ingram / Fortune) 4. Interactive video: […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. #BlackTwitter After #Ferguson (Brent McDonald & John Woo / New York Times) 2. Marshall Project finds plenty of partners, but fundraising is still not easy (Shan Wang / Nieman Lab) 3. More football is coming to your Twitter feed, courtesy of a new deal with the NFL (Peter Kafka / Re/code) 4. Vine is […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Teens, technology, and friendships (Amanda Lenhart / Pew Research Center) 2. Snapchat’s news experiment is working—for now (Damaris Colhoun / Columbia Journalism Review) 3. The Apple Watch and newsrooms: Novelty or necessity? (Victor Hernandez / Reynolds Journalism Institute) 4. 10 numbers on the New York Times’ 1 million digital-subscriber milestone (Ken Doctor / Nieman […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. If you think women in tech is just a pipeline problem, you haven’t been paying attention (Rachel Thomas / Medium) 2. The fastest-growing mobile phone markets barely use apps (Alice Truong / Quartz) 3. A Facebook group to help journalists figure out their plan B (Kristen Hare / Poynter) 4. Publishers are hiring Snapchat […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Amazon is now bigger than Walmart (Matt Phillips & Shelly Banjo / Quartz) 2. YouTube gets mobile redesign, ‘diamond’ view buttons, courts creators (Danny Sullivan / Marketing Land) 3. One of the best things a news startup can do for its financial health: Hire a professional ad person (Laura Hazard Owen / Nieman Lab) […] more »

by Stacy Forster

On Tuesday, June 9, our #EdShift chat on Twitter will cover how to think about and create long-form journalism in the age of Snapchat. With younger audiences spending less time consuming the news or finding it through social media platforms such as Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter, where does long-form journalism fit in? Join us at […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How a Nieman Fellow is using flash drives to change Cuban media (Sarah Kessler / Fast Company) 2. Charter announces plan to buy Time Warner Cable and Bright House (Brian Stelter / CNN Money) 3. Publishers are treating email newsletters as a platform of its own (Lucia Moses / Digiday) 4. Snapchat CEO says […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Verizon-AOL, Facebook Instant Articles, and the future of digital advertising (Ben Thompson / Stratechery) 2. Snapchat will feature weekly content from MLB and baseball fans (Jack Marshall / Wall Street Journal) 3. Why Facebook’s Internet.org is stumbling in India (Kurt Wagner & Mark Bergen / Re/code) 4. The Onion uses its redesign to mock […] more »

by Reuben Stern

This week we see how several mobile apps are making it easier to piece together video footage from multiple contributors, and we learn about a tool for publishers that helps website readers follow ongoing stories. PART 1: Collaborative video Several apps have emerged recently that enable groups of smartphone users to pile footage together into […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Man arrested for threatening another Virginia Tech massacre on Yik Yak (Patrick Howell O’Neill / Daily Dot) 2. How NPR’s new Seoul bureau chief is using Tumblr to complement her reporting (Joseph Lichterman / Nieman Lab) 3. Netflix asks FCC to reject AT&T-DirecTV merger unless changes made (Alina Selyukh / Reuters) 4. Snapchat tries […] more »