Nieman Foundation at Harvard
What I learned in my second year on Substack
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE
What We’re Reading
We keep an eye out for the most interesting stories about Labby subjects: digital media, startups, the web, journalism, strategy, and more. Here’s some of what we’ve seen lately.
New York Times / Taylor Lorenz / Jan 15
“The company debuted Spotlight in November and is ‘distributing over $1 million USD every day to Snapchatters,’ a spokesperson said … Katie Feeney, 18, a high school senior in Olney, Md., said she has earned over $1 million from Snapchat in the past two months … Feeney said the cash has opened up new opportunities already. Colleges that she wasn’t planning to apply to because of financial concerns are suddenly on the table.”