Daily Must Reads, March 17, 2014

    by Courtney Lowery Cowgill
    March 17, 2014

    1. The (online) media’s shameful Malaysia Airlines coverage: Gawking at a foreign disaster (Nicholas Quah / Salon)
    2. How Twitter confirmed the explosion in Harlem first (Ted Bailey, Dataminr / GigaOm)
    3. New cash, new questions for Business Insider (Michael Wolff / USA Today)
    4. Explaining what’s behind the sudden allure of explanatory journalism (John McDermott / Digiday)
    5. Booming market for data-driven journalism (Roger Yu / USA Today)
    6. How to make something go viral: tips from BuzzFeed (Jack Shepherd / The Guardian)

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