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Ken Doctor    April 17, 2014
Questions about “the business model” sound a little different in Ukraine these days. One English-language newspaper is trying to build a sustainable future in an uncertain land.
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John Wihbey    March 31, 2014
Predicting what goes viral, sourcing the Arab Spring, and Twitter in power vs. out of power: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Ken Doctor    March 27, 2014
The product is compelling and a big step forward for The New York Times in a number of ways. But can a $2-a-week iPhone app compete with the free and open web?
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Lindsay Green-Barber    March 19, 2014
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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Justin Ellis    March 18, 2014
A new study from the Media Insight Project examines how Americans’ news consumption jumps across platforms.
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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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Caroline O'Donovan    February 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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Luo Changping    February 11, 2014
“Lacking a free marketplace of ideas, China does not have the ability to renew itself or ensure long-term competitiveness. The prerequisite to creating such a marketplace is to smash the monopoly of information held by the state.”
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Eric Athas    February 5, 2014
What happens to sharing when you break the most remarkable 30 seconds out of a 10-minute audio piece?
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John Wihbey    January 31, 2014
Vigorous linking as an antidote to newspaper failure, who gets crowdfunded, and skepticism around the standard narrative of the Arab Spring: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Justin Ellis    January 27, 2014
In 2013, CNN’s total digital audience was 40 percent mobile, with users flocking to their phones and tablets for news and video on nights and weekends.