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Articles tagged curation (78)

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Ken Doctor    
When people talk about explanatory journalism, the focus is on new players like Vox and FiveThirtyEight, or on giants like the Times and the Post. But can connecting the dots trickle down to the local level?
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Joshua Benton    
The new product from The New York Times is the most interesting app produced by a traditional American news outlet in years. But can it differentiate itself from the Times’ main app — and find a paying audience?
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Ken Doctor    
The product is compelling and a big step forward for The New York Times in a number of ways. But can a $2-a-week iPhone app compete with the free and open web?
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Mark Coddington    
Plus: An NSA deal is struck, a CNN/Twitter partnership, and the rest of the week’s journalism and tech news.
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Ken Doctor    
How can public radio prepare for a life beyond radio? In California, one local powerhouse is betting on a tablet app that tries to bring together all that public media can do.
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Justin Ellis    
The journalist-cofounded (and journalist-friendly) curation tool will live on; the hope is the combined company can extend its reach with enterprise customers.
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Jan Schaffer    
Can Oregon Public Broadcasting, working with local newspapers, TV and radio stations, and bloggers, make a substantial state news report in the face of cutbacks elsewhere?
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Ken Doctor    
A new generation of companies is seeking to inject themselves where the money gets made — in the space between customers and the products they want.
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Caroline O'Donovan    
The Times doesn’t want to be “so serious all the time that you end up being just a dreadful bore at the dinner party, you know? Nobody wants that, either. We want to be entertaining as well, we want to have some fun. It doesn’t have to all be heavy and brooding.”
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Justin Ellis    
“People have grown a little skeptical of companies that don’t seem to have a business model and you wonder when they’re going to do something.”
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Ken Doctor    
Content produced by news companies is increasingly being sent down new paths — from the new advertorial to repurposing old archives.
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Justin Ellis    
The founder of paidContent wants to grow his new travel venture Skift through curation and data products.
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Jonathan Stray    
There’s too much news for anyone to consume. Three key words should determine who gets served what: Interest, effects, and agency.
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Justin Ellis    
The Guardian’s U.S. site enlists readers in an ongoing effort to help aggregate news and analysis for top stories.