Fia Linderström

57 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 8 Following | 14 Followers | @FiaLinderstrm | @fialinderstrom Journalist at Sveriges Television, SVT. Uppsala, Sweden

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British journalism is 94% white and 55% male, survey reveals

More women than men are entering the profession but female journalists remain underpaid and under-promoted, new research finds<p>The British journalism industry is 94% white, 86% university-educated and 55% male, according to a damning survey of 700 news professionals conducted by City University …

Journalism

Blogg: Just precis nu är din källkritik som allra viktigast

<i>Detta är ett inlägg från 404-bloggen, där Jack Werner skriver om digitala medier, digital kommunikation och källkritik. Följ honom på</i> …

Washington Post tops New York Times online for first time ever

More people visited the Washington Post’s website than The New York Times’ in October, marking a significant milestone in the battle for old guard …

Your Audience Rules - How Facebook's News Feed Algorithm Really Works

I recently attended an education session on Facebook's News Feed algorithm, conducted by a social media lecturer of relatively high standing in the …

Social Media

Blendle: A radical experiment with micropayments in journalism, 365 days later

One year of journalism without subscriptions, without ads and without clickbait<p><i>Zur deutschen Version</i><p>Today exactly one year ago we launched our …

TV Channel Guide from the Future

<i>What Television Will Look Like in Five Years</i><p>Why Will This Happen?<p><b>NBCUniversal</b> announced this week that it was investing heavily in two internet …

Push it: How Breaking News notifies users of news stories before they become big

The NBC-owned app is adding alerts for emerging stories.<p>We’ve been testing [emerging story alerts] over the past several months. A good example [of an emerging story] was the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia. We saw a lot of early reports that were unsubstantiated, but lent more credence to …

Push it: A look behind the scenes of a New York Times mobile alert

“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.”<p><b>Editor’s note</b>: This is the first in a series of stories on how news organizations manage their mobile news alerts. Check in each day this week to see …

How media outlets are making online video work

Experts from Spiegel Online, France24, and BBC News highlight the highs and lows of coming up with online video formats that work

Social Media

Why don’t The New York Times (and other news organizations) link out to sources more often? » Nieman Journalism Lab

<b>LINK</b>: publiceditor.blogs.nytimes.com ➚ | <b>Posted by</b>: Shan Wang | July 22, 2015<p>Like many other news organizations, The New York Times wrote about the recent high-profile resignations at Gawker (here’s the link), and like a few others, it chose not to link to the root of the Gawker upheaval, a story …

All of Germany just signed up to this micropayment app that people think is the future of news on the web

Not just some of them — <i>all</i> of them. Eighteen dailies and 15 weeklies. The app now has an almost complete lock on national news in Germany.<p>That's big news, not just for the two-year-old startup, but also for the wider digital publishing ecosystem. The success of a micropayments models depends on …

Blendle

Newsonomics: 10 numbers on The New York Times’ 1 million digital-subscriber milestone

Digital subscribers are proving to be the bedrock of the Times’ business model going forward. How much more room is there for growth — and at what price points?<p>If, half a decade ago, you’d been able to put money down in Vegas on The New York Times’ chances of reaching 1 million digital subscribers …

Here's what the New York Times' 1 million subscriber number means

The <i>New York Times</i> says it has racked up one million digital subscribers, according to a press release the newspaper company issued on Thursday. …

Så biffar Expressen upp sin tv-redaktion

Expressen berättade i våras om sin satsning på nyhets-tv. Expressens lokaler på Gjörwellsgatan, Stockholm, håller just nu på att byggas om och …

News Habits on Facebook and Twitter

When asked about specific news habits on each social site, users demonstrate some common tendencies as well as distinctions in how they use the …

Social Media

Is Facebook a Better Source for News Than Twitter?

The same percentage of users get news from Facebook as Twitter. How'd that happen?<p>The number of Americans getting their news from social media …

Social Media

Press Publish 11: Cory Haik on how The Washington Post is rethinking its strategy for mobile

The executive director of emerging news products at the Bezos-era Post has been at the forefront of shaping news presentation on mobile devices.<p>It’s Episode 11 of Press Publish, the Nieman Lab podcast!<p>Hey, did you not know we have a podcast? That’s fair — Press Publish debuted back in January 2013 …

Facebook unveils solar-powered drone that can beam the internet down to earth

Facebook has unveiled a full-scale prototype of its Aquila drone, with which it hopes to deliver internet access in unconnected parts of the world<p>Facebook has unveiled a full-scale prototype of its Aquila drone – the high-altitude, long-endurance aircraft that the Californian tech giant wants to …

Murder, mystery, evil Swedish forests: have you been watching Jordskott?

The fairytale-noir monster mash-up is an eco-friendly journey into a heart of darkness where parental anguish is a constant<p>We are past the halfway stage of ITV Encore’s Swedish drama Jordskott now and whatever its virtues and vices, no one can say that it’s just a detective show like any other. The …

Facebook is the most popular social network for the over 50s

Social network is rated more highly than Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram and its popularity among older uses is growing<p><b>Facebook</b> has changed the way we operate on the internet. The social network, launched in 2004, now has over a billion users, and the chances are that you are one of them.<p>Now, …

The Need For Product Management In Media

Media companies where journalists and technologists don’t get on the same page regarding product and product management will die.<p><b>Tl;dr</b> — Unless media …

3 key questions clarify importance of a Big Data strategy for media companies

So much has been made of Big Data that it is often challenging to view the forest from the trees. Many have noted the challenges in Big Data: It can …

Big Data

No one needs an Apple Watch

"How do you like your watch," is how the conversation starts.<p>Ultimately people want to know how I'm using it: What I'm using it <i>for</i>. Getting important …

Smartwatches

New Pew data: More Americans are getting news on Facebook and Twitter

A new study from the Pew Research Center and Knight Foundation finds that more Americans of all ages, races, genders, education levels, and incomes are using Twitter and Facebook to consume news.<p>Facebook and Twitter users across all demographics are increasingly using the social networks as news …

Apple Watch News Apps Bring At-a-Glance Headlines to Your Wrist

Apple Watch will bring the world's latest breaking news and headlines to your wrist from a wide variety of publications and sources in the United States and abroad, including the <i>Associated Press</i>, <i>ABC News</i>, <i>Bloomberg</i>, <i>Breaking News</i>, <i>CNN</i>, <i>CNBC</i>, <i>CBC News</i>, <i>Circa News</i>, <i>Fresco News</i>, <i>De Telegraaf</i>, <i>South China</i> …