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We access news on multiple devices. Shouldn’t those devices be smart enough to connect our actions to their presentation?
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When your product depends on a (free) third-party platform, the rules can change at any time. Twitter’s are now. Andrew Phelps
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The former editor of GOOD magazine shares her advice for young writers and editors on how to navigate the early years.
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Save for “sadistic news consumers,” readers may prefer less content, not more. At least they say they do. News.me is adjusting in that direction. Andrew Phelps
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Thanks to geofencing, both apps are now able to update your stories when you leave home or work.
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Plus: Fallout from the sale of the Philadelphia newspapers, analysis of media coverage of the Trayvon Martin case, and the rest of the week’s media/tech news.
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Or are tools like Instapaper and Read It Later really just scratching an itch for time-shifted reading, whether those pieces are long or short?
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The divide between most-saved content and most-returned-to content says a lot. Megan Garber
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A new site (with a Lab connection) tries to create a way for radio fans to find great content. Andrew Phelps
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Pulse users on smartphones launch the app twice as often as tablet users — but tablet users keep it open twice as long per session. Justin Ellis
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