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Articles tagged push notifications (26)

It was for an experiment measuring information overload: “There’s a conversation going on between me and my listeners, but I want to make it as frictionless as possible for them to get their thoughts and worries to us.”
A Q&A with Quartz publisher Jay Lauf about the business site’s forthcoming app, adblocking, Quartz’s potential sale, and more.
“We think the push alert now it isn’t just about giving you breaking news, it’s giving you content that we’re really proud of.”
“You’re going to see this evolve over time, as we can get more targeted information out to people,” executive mobile editor David Ho said.
CNN senior mobile editor Etan Horowitz on how CNN prepares for breaking news.
The NBC-owned app is adding alerts for emerging stories.
“It’s been a process to train editors’ and reporters’ brains that this isn’t print. You can go back as many times as you want and add in extra grafs.”
Launching today, BuzzFeed’s news app prioritizes notifications while providing stories from both BuzzFeed and other outlets.
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?
Circa has a lot of good ideas, but whether the app can appeal to a large audience remains to be seen.