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Articles tagged Al Jazeera (24)

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Al Jazeera is an international television news network based in the Middle Eastern country of Qatar. Al Jazeera was launched in 1996 by the emir of Qatar, the first 24-hour news channel in the Arab world. It remains primarily funded by the Qatari government, which helps free it from a profit-driven approach. Al Jazeera English…

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Mark Coddington    March 7, 2014
Plus: The Boston Globe’s reworks its paywall, Time and Newsweek in transition, and the rest of the week’s future-of-journalism news.
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Mark Coddington    February 7, 2014
Plus: Ezra Klein and the personal-franchise model of news, Al Jazeera journalists charged in Egypt, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
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Mark Coddington    August 23, 2013
Plus: Bradley Manning is sentenced to 35 years in prison, Patch cuts its workforce, Jeff Bezos next steps at The Washington Post, and the rest of the week’s news on journalism and the web.
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Mark Coddington    August 16, 2013
Plus: The San Francisco Chronicle backtracks on its paywall, layoffs at Patch, the coming arrival of Al Jazeera America, and the rest of the week’s news in journalism and the web.
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Mark Coddington    July 19, 2013
Plus: Keith Olbermann’s back at ESPN, trouble at Al Jazeera America, and the rest of the week’s news in journalism and tech.
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Mark Coddington    July 12, 2013
Plus: A judge rules that Apple colluded on ebooks, CNN’s shift into tabloid journalism, and the rest of the week’s future-of-news news.
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John Wihbey    May 29, 2013
Twitter as a public diary, flipping pages vs. clicking links, and when bots do interviews: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Caroline O'Donovan    March 11, 2013
“When you’re writing, especially journalism internationally, there is sort of a lack of cognizance around the facts that you’re not writing solely for an American audience anymore.”
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Mark Coddington    January 7, 2013
Plus: The fallout from one newspaper’s publication of gun-permit data, the NYT’s Snow Fall and multimedia journalism, and the rest of the week’s media news.
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Mark Coddington    October 5, 2012
Plus: Fox News raises questions of ethics in live coverage, the death of a journalism legend, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
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Nikki Usher and Seth C. Lewis    September 18, 2012
A visit to Al Jazeera reveals an oasis of hacker-journalists in the Middle East.
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Nikki Usher and Seth C. Lewis    September 17, 2012
Open-source may be hip, but an awful lot of cultural baggage can get in the way of newsrooms adopting it.
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Justin Ellis    March 26, 2012
The outgoing head of online for Al Jazeera English says media must continue to adapt to an audience that is driving and delivering news.