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Newsroom ethnographer Angèle Christin studied digital publications in France and the U.S. in order to compare how performance metrics influence culture.
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Crowdsourcing tiny snippets of time, building the news around analytics, and how Twitter is weird during big news events: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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The senior vice president of strategy at News Corp has some ideas about how to determine how outlets are really managing the disruption of their businesses — and newsrooms.
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Plus: Facebook’s bet on virtual reality, Netflix and AT&T’s net neutrality debate, and the rest of this week’s news in journalism and tech.
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Just defining impact can be challenge, much less measuring it. The Center for Investigative Reporting shares how it’s thinking about a key question for news nonprofits.
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They drive huge engagement and otherworldly pageviews. From internal analytics to a flexible CMS, the recent quiz boom provide a useful peek into how BuzzFeed sees itself as a platform.
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Here’s some remarkable new data on the power of chat apps like WhatsApp for sharing news stories
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429What’s the right news experience on a phone? Stacy-Marie Ishmael and BuzzFeed are trying to figure it out
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