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Articles by Megan Garber

Megan Garber is a former assistant editor at the Lab. She was previously a staff writer at the Columbia Journalism Review, where she reported on the future of news for’s News Frontier section. Megan is currently a staff writer for The Atlantic.
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The community message service tries to reinvent the Yellow Pages for the digital space.
The veteran blogger will be testing the limits of original news content on the social web.
The divide between most-saved content and most-returned-to content says a lot.
Jay Rosen and Amanda Michel reunite for a project that aims to inject citizen voices into campaign coverage.
When emotion meets information, big things can happen.
The celebrated documentarian on the value of curiosity and the power of skepticism.
The weekly “newspaper” may be reinventing the brand for the digital age.
Images can convene attention; they can also distribute it.
The service wants to be a user-friendly place for community members to come together.
More evidence that Twitter’s algorithm rewards spikes over steadiness.
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