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Digital Publishing: How ProPublica is Harnessing the Power of Collaboration
If theres a buzzword in journalism these days that can challenge “engagement” for newsroom supremacy, itd probably be collaboration. It...
Business of News at Thursday, January 23, 2020 3:00:08 AM


Heres an Argument for Extending Public Infrastructure to Digital Spaces
Our friend and colleague Ethan Zuckerman has written an important piece Id like to draw your attention to. In a piece for...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 5:12:19 PM


Miami Herald to Close Production Plant, Move Printing Operations to Broward County
The Miami Herald Media Company announced Tuesday it will move its printing and packaging operations to Broward County. The South...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 5:09:39 PM


Can Publishers Use Metadata to Regain the Publics Trust in Visual Journalism?
“The thing about photos is that they carry with them a lot of credibility. Someone took a picture of something!...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 5:02:50 PM


The Poynter Institute announces investment from Facebook to expand MediaWise digital information lit
The post The Poynter Institute announces investment from Facebook to expand MediaWise digital information literacy program to first-time voters appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 4:00:21 PM


BBCs John Ware to Sue Labor Over Panorama Investigation
The veteran BBC journalist John Ware has launched legal action against the Labour party over his controversial Panorama investigation into allegations of...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 3:15:33 PM


Intimidation is a form of violence
Earlier this week more than 20,000 people, many of them armed, converged in Richmond, Virginia, to protest legislative efforts meant to reduce gun violence. Those efforts include a one-per-month cap on handgun purchases; universal background checks; and limits on firearm possession in public spaces, to be determined by local governments. The Virginia General Assembly is […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 2:48:23 PM


American Journalist is Arrested in Indonesia Over Visa Issue
An American journalist whose work for a conservation website exposed environmental degradation and corporate malfeasance in Indonesia has been jailed...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 2:45:13 PM


Gen Z, Quality Content, and Collaboration: Top Trends in Scandinavian Newsrooms
Publishers across the world are debating how to better engage younger audiences, but no one seems to be giving the...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 2:15:11 PM


Nancy Donaldson Gauss Elevated to Associate Managing Editor for The New York Times
Were promoting Nancy Donaldson Gauss, who has successfully led our Video desk, to associate managing editor to assume a broader...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 2:11:20 PM


Sara Shahriari Joins INN in New Role Expanding Leadership Training and Recruitment
Sara Shahriari has joined the Institute for Nonprofit News in a new role as director of leadership and talent development.
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 2:08:32 PM


Heres How The New York Times Tested Blockchain to Help You Identify Faked Photos on Your Timeline
Can blockchain save journalism? The Magic 8-Balls best answer thus far appears to be “Outlook not so good.” Cryptocurrency hype has receded; an Ethereum token,...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 1:15:07 PM


CNN is Kicking off a Podcast Push With a Jeffrey Epstein Series
CNN normally pounces on any new trend beginning to emerge in media. But the multimedia news giant took its time...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:45:19 PM


Saudi Crown Princes Alleged Hacking of Bezos Raises Press Freedom Concerns
The Committee to Protect Journalists today joined U.N. human rights experts in calling for an investigation into the alleged hacking of The Washington...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:17:14 PM


Dead and spun: a story in three meetings
April 12, 2019: The new chief executive of G/O Media, the company that used to be Gawker, addressed his new staff in a makeshift auditorium around the central stairs of our Flatiron offices. Jim Spanfeller looked like the main characters from Caddyshack melded together, and had the demeanor of a personal injury lawyer. It was […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:05:10 PM


Miami New Times and Phoenix New Times Staffs Announce Union Formation
The staff of the Miami New Times, Miamis alt-weekly, and the Phoenix New Times announced Tuesday their desire to be...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 11:00:48 AM


Trump Trial Day 1: Roped-Off Reporters and TV Cameras Run by the Senate
CBS blinked first. After less than three hours of live coverage on Tuesday, the network of Walter Cronkite cut away...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 10:59:36 AM


Salt Lake Tribunes Editor Expects A Lot of Newspapers to Explore Nonprofit Status
The Salt Lake Tribune announced in November that it had received Internal Revenue Service approval to become the nations first...
Business of News at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 10:58:58 AM


Heres how The New York Times tested blockchain to help you identify faked photos on your timeline
Can blockchain save journalism? The Magic 8-Balls best answer thus far appears to be “Outlook not so good.” Cryptocurrency hype has receded; an Ethereum token, which would have cost you $1,438 two years ago, can now be had for $166. Changing currency doesnt seem to change anything fundamental about the news industrys struggles. But if...
Nieman Labs at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 10:36:49 AM


These North Carolina papers used to compete. Now, they watchdog together
The post These North Carolina papers used to compete. Now, they watchdog together appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 9:30:21 AM


Brazils attack on Greenwald mirrors the US case against Assange
Over the years, Intercept co-founder Glenn Greenwald has made more than a few enemies. What some of his fans and supporters see as a crusade for truth and justice can strike others—including those who become the targets of his journalistic crusades —as needlessly hostile and potentially biased. But there is one enemy that has stood out among all the others of late, and that is Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, whose government has been the subject of wave after wave of coverage by Greenwa...
Columbia Journalism Review at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 7:45:02 AM


An impeachment media diet calls for moderation » A Hillary scoop » Is The Ringer for sale?
The Poynter Report is our daily media newsletter. To have it delivered to your inbox Monday-Friday, click here. Your guide to a healthy media diet And were off and running. The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump is underway and so is the exhaustive media coverage. The major networks are interrupting programming and putting their superstar […] The post An impeachment media diet calls for moderation » A Hillary scoop » Is The Ringer for sale? appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 7:30:35 AM


Podcasting has a discoverability problem. Heres a tool that can solve that.
The post Podcasting has a discoverability problem. Heres a tool that can solve that. appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 7:00:44 AM


Got power? Learn how to use it in this Poynter program for new managers
The post Got power? Learn how to use it in this Poynter program for new managers appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 7:00:06 AM


When a woman faked her abduction, the Mexican press turned on her
It started with a text. “Mom this man looks suspicious and rude,” wrote Laura Karen Espíndola, a thirty-year-old resident of Mexico City, in a WhatsApp message. It was close to nine oclock on a night last December. Half an hour earlier, Espíndola had texted her mother to say shed boarded a cab and was on […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Wednesday, January 22, 2020 6:55:12 AM


Journalists are Suing D.C. in Latest Lawsuit Over Police Handling of Inauguration Protests
A pair of journalists who came to the District to cover the inauguration of President Donald Trump in 2017 are...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:30:33 PM


What Happens to News When Journalists and Historians Join Forces
When Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Jeff Gammage writes an article on the immigration beat, he often thinks about the history of...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:01:59 PM


Advertisings Share of Time Spent With Media Continues To Erode
Advertisings share of time spent with media continues to erode, falling to a 45% share of media revenues in the...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:58:53 PM


A fact-checking army from 88 countries is heading to Norway
Oslo will become the world capital of fact-checking in June. More than 500 people from 88 countries have applied to Global Fact 7, which means the next edition of the International Fact-Checking Networks annual summit will be the largest and the most diverse in its history. “At GF7, I hope to further strengthen collaboration among […] The post A fact-checking army from 88 countries is heading to Norway appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 4:38:37 PM


Podcast: Guns, Puerto Rico, & American labor
What do we miss when we obsess about Trump? The answer, it turns out, includes some of the most important stories of our time. On this weeks Kicker, Kyle Pope, editor and publisher of CJR, speaks with David Begnaud, lead national correspondent for “CBS This Morning” and anchor of CBS News Radios “Reporters Notebook,” Steven […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:51:09 PM


New Platform Launches to Support Investigative Journalists in Southeastern Europe
More than a third of all media freedom violations reported across Europe in 2018-2019 happened in south-eastern Europe, with governments...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:00:26 PM


This former HBO executive is trying to use dramatic techniques to highlight the injustice in crimina
The true-crime boom seems to have no end in sight. While crime reporting has long been a staple of newspapers and television news, the podcasting boom has unleashed a torrent; there are now more than 1,300 true-crime shows listed in Apple Podcasts. Lists of “best true-crime podcasts” can stretch to 25, 40, 50, or more....
Nieman Labs at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 2:42:31 PM


UK Publishers Losing Digital Ad Revenue Due to Content Blacklists
UK newspaper and magazine publishers lost almost £170m in digital revenue last year as technology designed to stop advertisements from...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 2:30:33 PM


Schibsted Shares Its Model for Reducing Repeat Purchase Behavior
Schibsted has seen a large increase in the number of digital subscribers over the few last years. As the focus...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 2:00:25 PM


U.S. Journalist Detained During Lebanon Protests on Suspicion of Sending Footage to Israel
An American journalist has been detained in Lebanon on suspicion of sending footage of anti-government protests to an Israeli news...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 1:30:20 PM


Publishers and Marketers are Mostly Absent From Key Group Deciding What Comes After the Third-Party
Google last week set a two-year timeframe on replacing third-party cookies, and rather than waiting on advertising industry groups like the...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 1:00:18 PM


Journalist Glenn Greenwald Charged With Cybercrimes in Brazil
Federal prosecutors in Brazil on Tuesday charged the American journalist Glenn Greenwald with cybercrimes for his role in the spreading of cellphone...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:37:36 PM


Would acquiring The Ringer move Spotify to the top of the Podcast Pyramid?
Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue 242, dated January 21, 2020. The Ringer and Spotify. On Friday evening, at the top of a long weekend — a time slot known in some cultures as “News Dump OClock” — The Wall Street Journal dropped a mighty curious story with considerable implications...
Nieman Labs at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:54:06 AM


Chicago Tribune Staffers Seek New Owners Amid Fears of Hedge Fund Takeover
Reporters at the Chicago Tribune are trying to find a new owner for their newspaper. Theyre doing it because theyre...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:53:21 AM


How Hearst is Building an Experiences Business
Hearst Magazines president Troy Young has been fond of describing his companys modernization process as going from “months to moments.”...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:51:18 AM


Critics Fear Facebook Fact-Checkers Losing Misinformation Fight
Facebooks program to hire third-party fact-checkers to crack down on misinformation on the platform has been ramping up, with partners...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:50:34 AM


New York Times Editorial Board Endorses Warren, Klobuchar
The New York Times editorial board endorsed two female senators for the Democratic nomination for president Sunday: Elizabeth Warren and...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:49:30 AM


The Future of Digital is Print-Like: Completeness as a Service (And Other Affordances)
It was the scoff heard round (certain parts of) Twitter last week. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette is in the midst of...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:48:12 AM


Cutting through the legalese of Trumps impeachment
Last month —as the House of Representatives prepared to impeach President Trump, setting up his trial in the Senate—Mitch McConnell, the Senate majority leader, laid his cards on the table. “Im not an impartial juror,” he told reporters . Nevertheless, as the trial began last Thursday, McConnell, along with every other senator, swore an oath to do “impartial justice” in the process. Richard W. Painter, who served as White House ethics chief under George W. Bush, accused him of perjury . Yeste...
Columbia Journalism Review at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:09:58 AM


New York Times editorial fails to do its job » How to watch the impeachment hearings » A plea for jo
The Poynter Report is our daily media newsletter. To have it delivered to your inbox Monday-Friday, click here. The trouble with two For 59 minutes, it was the most fascinating TV news program in recent memory. Then, in mere moments, that all washed away in a sea of confusion and frustration. Now, more than 24 hours […] The post New York Times editorial fails to do its job » How to watch the impeachment hearings » A plea for journalism help in Chicago appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 7:58:51 AM


A novelists enduring words
Nevil Shute is probably best known for his 1957 post-apocalyptic novel On the Beach (spoiler alert: everyone dies), and his work is mostly ignored these days, but his writings are cited in the Oxford English Dictionary 547 times. (Shakespeare is quoted more than 32,000 times, so dont get too excited.) Of those 547 Shute citations, […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:55:13 AM


An easy way journalists can ensure transparent coverage for the 2020 election
The post An easy way journalists can ensure transparent coverage for the 2020 election appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:18:14 AM


Roundtable: News Publishers Have a Clear Focus with Finding Innovation and Success in 2020
In 2019, we saw Gannett and GateHouse Media merge to become the largest newspaper chain in the U.S. We saw...
Business of News at Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:00:20 AM


Veteran Reporter and Editor Manny García Joins Texas Tribunes New Investigative Team
When we announced in October that we were partnering with ProPublica to create a world-class investigative team focused on Texas,...
Business of News at Friday, January 17, 2020 5:01:43 PM


Mary Irby-Jones Named Editor of Clarion Ledger, Hattiesburg American
Mary Irby-Jones has been named top editor of the Clarion Ledger and the Hattiesburg American, Katrice Hardy, USA TODAYs Regional...
Business of News at Friday, January 17, 2020 5:00:20 PM


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