Daily Must Reads, September 3, 2015

    by Julie Keck
    September 3, 2015

    1. Payday for ice bucket challenge’s mocked slacktivists (Nicholas Kristof / New York Times)

    2. Al Jazeera America digital journalists unionize (Michael Calderone / Huffington Post)

    3. As giant platforms rise, local news is getting crushed (Joshua Benton / Nieman Lab)


    4. A diverse local news ecosystem is emerging, and it doesn’t need ‘scale’ or venture capital (Matt DeRienzo / Medium)

    5. Inside the BBC’s proposals for a closer relationship with hyperlocal media (Catalina Albeanu / Journalism.co.uk)

    6. AOL confirms it is buying Millennial Media in deal to expand in mobile ads (Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch)


    7. Snapchat now drawing 4 billion video views per day, challenging Facebook Video (Salvador Rodriguez / International Business Times)


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