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In BuzzFeed’s news app, sharing via SMS is a more common user action than via Facebook or Twitter.
In this excerpt from his new book, Alfred Hermida explores the connection between moral violation and Facebook likes.
It’s one of a number of new news apps trying to reinvent mobile news around a card metaphor. Simon Owens
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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.
What happens to sharing when you break the most remarkable 30 seconds out of a 10-minute audio piece?
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572News outlets left and right (and up, down, and center) are embracing virtual reality technology
Among those experimenting is The Wall Street Journal, which plans to open source its 360-degree mobile video and VR technology and hopes to turn VR into more of a mainstay of its storytelling.
502Podcasting in 2015 feels a lot like blogging circa 2004: exciting, evolving, and trouble for incumbents
The same trends we saw a decade ago — professionalization on one hand, platformization on the other — sure seem to be playing out again.
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