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Plus: Controversy at Time Inc., more plagiarism allegations, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech news.
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Plus: The Gannett spinoff and the future of newspapers, dealing with abusive comments at Gawker, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech news.
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“We all used Twitter, and we asked ourselves: Do we really need microphones emblazoned with the name of a TV station to let people know what’s happening?” Engin Onder
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Using Twitter and contributors from across Turkey, 140journos is fighting government censorship by providing independent news.
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With over 200,000 followers on Facebook and a tireless work ethic, the only question is where Justin Auciello will take Jersey Shore Hurricane News next.
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Nieman Lab and some other organizations dedicated to journalism are asking people who gather news for publication to take a survey on press passes, access, and other issues around media credentials. We’d love your help.
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Providing journalism from within Brazil’s protest movement has led the “ninjas” to find an audience that wants to be represented in media.
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Plus: Developments in the DOJ’s seizure cases, The Washington Post unveils its pay plan, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
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Here’s some remarkable new data on the power of chat apps like WhatsApp for sharing news stories
At least in certain contexts, WhatsApp is a truly major traffic driver — bigger even than Facebook. Should there be a WhatsApp button on your news site?
429What’s the right news experience on a phone? Stacy-Marie Ishmael and BuzzFeed are trying to figure it out
“Nobody has to read you. You have to earn that. You have to respect people’s attention.”
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