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Could it be that investing in the newsroom isn’t just good for journalism — that it’s also good for the bottom line?
2013 could end up making 2012 seem calm by comparison.
“The new muckraking isn’t the effect of new media alone…Yet buried within the infrastructures of communicative abundance are technical features that enable muckrakers to do their work of publicly scrutinising power, much more efficiently and effectively than at any moment in the history of democracy.” John Keane
Atlantic Media’s new business site has the advantage of starting with a strategic clean slate. Now, it’s all about execution.
The web may make syndication easier, but it hasn’t yet made it into a great business. A new wave of startups are trying to change that.
Rupert Murdoch might be thinking about putting his British newspapers into a trust. Why haven’t we seen more innovation in how news organizations get owned and governed?
At the Logan Symposium at Berkeley, investigative reporting showed plenty of signs of life.
The nonprofit continues its experimentation with new forms of distribution.
The days when publishers could rely on two big revenue streams — advertising and circulation — are over, and they’re not coming back. It’s time to search for smaller golden eggs.
Newspapers and other publishers are realizing the value of selling something other than their primary product to readers — and ebooks are leading the way.
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572News outlets left and right (and up, down, and center) are embracing virtual reality technology
Among those experimenting is The Wall Street Journal, which plans to open source its 360-degree mobile video and VR technology and hopes to turn VR into more of a mainstay of its storytelling.
502Podcasting in 2015 feels a lot like blogging circa 2004: exciting, evolving, and trouble for incumbents
The same trends we saw a decade ago — professionalization on one hand, platformization on the other — sure seem to be playing out again.
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