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Joseph Lichterman    July 10, 2014
From 2003 to 2014, the number of newspaper reporters covering American statehouses fell 35 percent.
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Mark Coddington    March 28, 2014
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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Justin Ellis    March 26, 2014
Pew’s annual omnibus report finds that the transition to digital, and the influx of new money and new ideas, only represents a sliver of activity in the broader media.
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Joseph Lichterman    March 13, 2014
A new study from Pew finds that users who visit a site directly spend much more time there than those who arrive via Facebook or a search engine.
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John Wihbey    March 3, 2014
Guessing the location of tweets without geolocation, tracking who’ll pay for online news, and the conditions that encourage learning on Facebook: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Ken Doctor    Nov. 14, 2013
The dead-tree business has seen better days, sure. But for some publishers, print is an increasingly powerful part of their revenue strategies.
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Ken Doctor    Oct. 31, 2013
Set aside all the talk of doom and gloom for a minute: Here are 8 real reasons to feel optimistic about the future of newspapers.
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Justin Ellis    Oct. 24, 2013
The new study seems to indicate that news-seeking plays a smaller part in Facebook usage than publishers might like.