Tag: time magazine

by Molly Phillips

The following opinion piece is a guest post and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of this publication. Read more about MediaShift guest posts here. For the past several years, brands have attempted to crack the code as to what makes for globally shared content, hoping they will be able to create something—whether a video, […] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

Time Warner recently parted ways with its magazine unit, Time Inc., making Time Inc. its own independent magazine media company. Reactions to the move ranged from skepticism to hesitant optimism, and left magazine industry observers wondering if Time Inc. can reinvent itself for success as it approaches its hundredth year of operation. Though it’s tempting […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Government backs off case against journalist who faced prison for hyperlink (Adi Robertson / The Verge) 2. Getty Images makes 35 million images free in copyright infringement fight (Olivier Laurent / British Journal of Photography) 3. Time.com gets a big redesign, along with new ad units (Anthony Ha / TechCrunch) 4. U.S. adults spend […] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

First Look Media has gotten plenty of coverage for its strategy of creating “digital magazines” based on the work of specific journalists with unique voices who will dive deeply into focused topics. Its first magazine, The Intercept, went live on Feb. 10 and features reporting by Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras and Jeremy Scahill. Like others, […] more »

by Kaitlin Gillepsie

This piece is co-authored by Justin Runquist. Both Kaitlin Gillepsie and Runquist are with the Murrow News Service. Facebook managing editor Dan Fletcher announced Wednesday that he will be leaving the social media giant next month. Speaking before a crowded audience at the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University in Pullman, […] more »

by Jaron Gilinsky

During the uprising that eventually ended the 30-year reign of President Hosni Mubarak, I became convinced that the most important journalistic work being done today is in those countries where journalists are not wanted. Mubarak and his agents were determined to silence the protesters and their message. But, thanks to the valiant efforts of journalists […] more »

by Mark Glaser

4MR is sponsored by Carnegie-Knight News21, an alliance of 12 journalism schools in which top students tell complex stories in inventive ways. See tips for spurring innovation and digital learning at Learn.News21.com. In this week’s 4MR podcast I look at the move by Time.com to restrict access to its print stories online. Rather than set […] more »