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The Associated Press, or AP, is an American nonprofit news cooperative owned by 1,500 U.S. newspaper members. Founded in 1846, the AP is one of the largest newsgathering organizations in the world, with about 2,400 journalists. Its primary news operation is its wire service, though it also operates a radio network as well. It has…

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Andrew Phelps    February 16, 2012
Clay Johnson likens our fatty media diets to our love of cheap junk food. But he thinks there’s a market opening for higher-quality content.
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Ken Doctor    February 16, 2012
News apps like The Wall Street Journal’s are showing the potential of immersive, interactive advertising. But most news organizations aren’t in a position to take advantage.
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Justin Ellis    February 15, 2012
The distinction matters because courts are often more favorable towards search engines in fair use cases.
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Martin Langeveld    January 17, 2012
Look past Righthaven-related fears, Martin Langeveld argues, and you’ll see the possibilities NewsRight might afford in enabling and automating new ways of redistributing content.
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Andrew Phelps    January 5, 2012
NewsRight aims to help news organizations license and track their content on the web, but its president says it’s not a litigation shop.
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Ken Doctor    January 5, 2012
Getting news consumption right is a matter of dialing up (or down) our favorite sources, our personal networks — and The Borg.
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Mark Coddington    November 18, 2011
Plus: Journalists arrested at Occupy Wall Street, more fallout over Romenesko and attribution, Amazon’s Kindle Fire release, and the rest of the week’s future-of-news reads.
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Ken Doctor    November 3, 2011
Tablet aggregators are facing a battle for mindshare among news consumers. Which ones have a chance to end up on top, and can they pull people away from single-brand apps?
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Justin Ellis    September 19, 2011
In its expansion, PolitiFact sets its sights on becoming an Associated Press for fact-checking.
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Megan Garber    September 6, 2011
Reuters journos Felix Salmon and Ryan McCarthy create a “Buzzfeed for finance” that’s part of, and separate from, the newswire behemoth.
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Megan Garber    August 9, 2011
It’s another step toward stylebook-as-evolving-document instead of stylebook-as-tome-on-a-desk.
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Andrew Phelps    July 20, 2011
Bit.ly urls will soon start appearing in AP copy whenever the cooperative picks up a story from one of its member news organizations, distributing credit and (maybe) traffic.
Tim Currie    June 29, 2011