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Articles tagged breaking news (42)

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Michael Roston    January 6, 2014
The team that runs the Times’ Twitter accounts looked back on what they learned — what worked, what didn’t — from running @nytimes in 2013.
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Sonya Song    November 15, 2013
What drives sharing? It’s a mix of attention, emotion, and reaction. Here’s hard data on which news stories took off and which didn’t on social.
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Mark Coddington    September 20, 2013
Plus: Reuters cans its Next makeover, the news on NSA surveillance and Syria coverage, and the rest of the week’s media-tech top reads.
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Caroline O'Donovan    May 8, 2013
A year after a radical redesign — favoring atomized, live, streaming news over traditional stories — ITV online director Julian March explains how the site generated massive audience growth.
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Mark Coddington    April 26, 2013
Plus: Sexism and the Times’ Jill Abramson, the AP gets hacked on Twitter, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
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Caroline O'Donovan    April 24, 2013
A discussion on reporting in traumatic situations — “Sandy Hook and Beyond” — highlights the gaps in perception between those being covered and those doing the covering.
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Mike Ananny    April 23, 2013
“It certainly takes courage to speak — but it takes a different kind of courage to be silent, to listen, to trust, and speak when the time is right.”
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Mark Coddington    April 19, 2013
Plus: Medium and Matter join forces, journalism education discussion, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech reads.
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Mark Coddington    January 11, 2013
Plus: The debate over transparency and objectivity, more fallout from gun record publication, the Bradley Manning case, and the rest of the week’s media/tech news.
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Mark Coddington    December 21, 2012
Plus: The backlash over Instagram’s new terms of service, a new foundation to support transparency journalism, and the rest of the week’s media news.
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Mark Coddington    November 2, 2012
Plus: Lowering paywalls during Sandy, the ongoing fallout from the BBC’s sex abuse scandal, and the rest of this week’s media and tech reads.