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Nieman Lab Wire

The last 20 posts from the Nieman Journalism Lab, for those who enjoy reverse chronological order.
Jonathan Stray    March 3, 2015
“Imagine all the wildly different services you could deliver with a building full of writers and developers.”
Ken Doctor    Feb. 27, 2015
The FT is a leader in crossing over from print — digital subscribers now make up 70 percent of its paying audience, a number that keeps growing.
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Caroline O'Donovan    Feb. 26, 2015
A few thoughts on the state of media (and meta-media) from our departing staff writer.
Jake Batsell    Feb. 26, 2015
“An engaged journalist’s role in the 21st century is not only to inform but to bring readers directly into the conversation.”
Joseph Lichterman    Feb. 23, 2015
From live events to behind-the-scenes tours, The Huffington Post, Fusion, Mashable, NPR,, and The Verge tell us how they’re approaching Snapchat.
Joseph Lichterman    Feb. 19, 2015
Despite slow audience and revenue growth, a handful of newspapers are optimistic about the future of Internet radio.
Ken Doctor    Feb. 19, 2015
Texas Standard, a new public radio collaboration, aims to knit together a state both unitary and diverse.
Caroline O'Donovan    Feb. 18, 2015
“At other accelerators it’s: Hit a home run or you’re dead to us. Matter is trying to find this middle ground, being things that are mission-oriented, and something that can actually scale.”
Joseph Lichterman    Feb. 18, 2015
A new report from the Tow Center for Digital Journalism examines the rise of games and quizzes in online media and how news organizations might take better advantage of them.
Justin Ellis    Feb. 17, 2015
It’s an effort to find international growth through translation: “Cobertura global de The New York Times en español. Noticias, arte, negocios, tecnología y más.”
Matt Waite    Feb. 15, 2015
They’re more permissive than some had expected: “Under this regulatory framework, every newsroom will have drones and people certified to fly them. They’ll just be part of the equipment.”
Justin Ellis    Feb. 12, 2015
Like Breaking News or Yo, it’s an app where the push notifications are the main appeal.
Ken Doctor    Feb. 12, 2015
The Marshall Project is trying to get beyond the narrow newsroom focus on “cops and courts” and tackle the bigger systemic issues.
Joellen Easton    Feb. 11, 2015
American Public Media has decided that doesn’t work any more in today’s crowdfunding environment. But they also investigated what does — and laid out a model for others to use.