Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
Vertical video is becoming more popular, but there’s no consensus on the best way to make it
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE

Articles tagged smartphones (29)

apple-watch-tryon-ap
Apple’s new wearable may or may not be a big hit. But either way, it’s a harbinger of a new class of truly personal devices whose users will demand customized experiences. News companies aren’t ready to provide them.
apple-watch-tim-cook-walking-ap
News companies have moved from print dollars to digital dimes to mobile pennies. Now, with the highly anticipated launch of the Apple Watch, the screens are getting even smaller. How are smart publishers thinking about the right way to serve users and maintain their attention on smartwatches?
snapchat-discover
By putting mobile-native news adjacent to messages from friends, Snapchat could be helping create part of the low-friction news experience many want and need.
NewsStand-cc
A survey across 10 countries find some things in common (Facebook’s everywhere) and some divergence (Finns dig Google Plus).
elephant-in-the-room
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.
inside-logo
Modeled on lean mobile-first startups like Instagram, the reborn Inside.com wants to be your front door to news on your phone — by using humans as aggregators and filters, not reporters.
tweet-button-2012-2013-grouped
Whether it’s the growth of mobile, the shifting user base of Twitter, or something else, those sharing buttons appear to be generating a shrinking share of tweets linking to news stories.
What to read next
0
tweets
Hot Pod: Charting the outflow of public radio talent to the new for-profit podcast industry
“Nick, you gotta realize: Our jobs are totally made up. I have some ideas as to what her job is going to be, but I have no idea what the day-to-day is going to be.”
0Sports Illustrated’s new app has video “baked into every channel”
“Video is one of the highest priorities we have. We wanted to make it front and center.”
0Quartz sees its readers’ behaviors evolving, so it’s evolving with them: It’s launching its first major app
A Q&A with Quartz publisher Jay Lauf about the business site’s forthcoming app, adblocking, Quartz’s potential sale, and more.
These stories are our most popular on Twitter over the past 30 days.
See all our most recent pieces ➚
Fuego is our heat-seeking Twitter bot, tracking the links the future-of-journalism crowd is talking about most on Twitter.
Here are a few of the top links Fuego’s currently watching.   Get the full Fuego ➚
Encyclo is our encyclopedia of the future of news, chronicling the key players in journalism’s evolution.
Here are a few of the entries you’ll find in Encyclo.   Get the full Encyclo ➚
San Diego News Network
The New Yorker
INDenverTimes
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The Dish
The Economist
Forbes
PolitiFact
Sacramento Press
The Fiscal Times
Foreign Policy
National Review