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Articles tagged platforms (16)

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Caroline O'Donovan    Feb. 19, 2014
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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Caroline O'Donovan    Sept. 16, 2013
Why be platform agnostic when you can be platform specific? The social news video startup is aiming to match the content to where it’s consumed — and increasingly that’s Instagram.
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Nicco Mele and John Wihbey    April 12, 2013
“What if news organizations confronted the reality that nearly all media will be ‘social media’ a decade hence?…What if news organizations acknowledged this — or even got out in front of it, ahead of the curve this time — and organized themselves as platforms for talent?”
the-daily-icon
Joshua Benton    Dec. 3, 2012
The built-for-iPad “newspaper” is closing on December 15. Here are the ideas some are taking away from News Corp.’s high-profile venture into a platform-specific news organization.
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Joshua Benton    Aug. 15, 2012
The new startup from the creators of Blogger and Twitter says it’s “rethinking publishing and building a new platform from scratch.” It’s also raising some fundamental questions about how content on the web is structured.
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Andrew Phelps    July 31, 2012
On the web, audio has long been video’s neglected little brother.
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Joshua Benton    Jan. 17, 2012
Apple’s new rumored ebook-publishing tool could bring ease-of-use to a complicated process. That could have a big impact on the field.
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Robert Hernandez    Dec. 20, 2011
If I can trust you to tell me what’s going on, then I don’t care if you work out of a newsroom or out of your garage.
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They’re selling lots of them, but still no actual sales numbers from the ebook giant.
Megan Garber    May 16, 2011