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The Times is grappling with the past, present, and future of its race coverage, encouraging readers to share their own materials and memories and along the way shedding a little light on the journalistic process.
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It sees service journalism as a way to build digital revenue and reach an audience interested in advice and recommendations as much as the Times’ criticism and culture coverage.
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“We’re trying to touch people just through sound, in a really profound way.”
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As digital technology allows more and more of our lives as consumers to be framed as play, scoring points or competing with others, companies of all kinds have been incorporating games into their strategies.
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 05:  A general view of atmosphere during The New York Times's NYTVR exclusive look event on November 5, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for New York Times)
“We hope people see this as the moment when VR went mainstream.”
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Here’s how BuzzFeed, The Economist, The New York Times, Quartz, Vox, and Yahoo News slim down a day’s worth of news into manageable forms.
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To tell the story of a Justin Bieber/Diplo/Skrillex hit across devices, the Times bet on vertical video: “My guess is very few people really want to turn their phone sideways. So we should give them what they want.”
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The bot, named Blossom, helps predict how stories will do on social and also suggests which stories editors should promote.
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A new study by the Pew Research Center examines how Americans’ news consumption habits correlate with where they fall on the political spectrum.
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As digital technology allows more and more of our lives as consumers to be framed as play, scoring points or competing with others, companies of all kinds have been incorporating games into their strategies.
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