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The Wall – An in-depth examination of Donald Trump's border wall

Donald Trump

Ev Williams Has Big Plans For Medium 3.0

The dust has settled since Medium’s most recent business pivot. Now, its founder is once again trying to explain what Medium is.<p>Ev Williams is in New York to have meetings. He’s meeting with writers to discuss producing original content for his Medium platform; he’s meeting with editors about …

Evan Williams

Fondos para periodismo: becas, organizaciones donantes e inversionistas

Organizaciones donantes que ofrecen fondos<br>a proyectos periodísticos<p><b>Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation</b> <br>Brindan apoyo para solucionar problemas clave en …

Study: On Twitter, you're better off fact-checking your crazy uncle than a complete stranger

A new study has found what many of us have always thought to be true: We are more likely to accept correction from people we know than strangers.<p>The …

Social Media

Sem engajamento não se muda para o digital

Convencer empregados e gestores de que a transformação digital vale a pena e que, no fim, ela vem para facilitar e não complicar ainda mais o dia a …

People are watching a lot less TV news (especially local TV) as they get more news online

The percentage of people who get their news from TV is falling across all categories, Pew noted this week, as online news consumption increases. And the gap between online and TV news consumption is narrowing. In early 2016, Pew found that 57 percent of Americans were “often” getting news on TV, …

Journalism

Participatory Audiences in Elizabethian England?: An Interview with Matteo Pangallo (Part One)

England

Want more audience engagement in video form? This startup is betting there’s a business in there

Three years ago, Davide Mancini was trying to make it work as a freelance journalist, after studying war and conflict reporting in graduate school.<p>“Many times, I found myself wanting to ask the same question to a large number of people, all at the same time — for example, during political …

Journalism

Facebook Figured Out My Family Secrets, And It Won't Tell Me How

Rebecca Porter and I were strangers, as far as I knew. Facebook, however, thought we might be connected. Her name popped up this summer on my list of …

Facebook

The Facebook page of German daily Die Welt will talk to you like a friend — with gifs, jokes, and facts

German daily Die Welt has taken the strategy of countering falsehoods and hate speech with more speech to heart on its Facebook page.<p>It began in the fall of 2014 with lighthearted, sometimes snarky, sometimes earnest responses to comments on its Facebook posts, ramping up the frequency of official …

Journalism

Top journalists reveal the best reporting advice they have received

Journalism as a profession is more art than science. There are few codified rules of the trade, no official list of industry do’s and don’ts. All of …

Journalism

Social Media Has Hijacked Our Minds. Click Here to Fight It

Sometimes our smart phones are our friends, sometimes they seem like our lovers, and sometimes they’re our dope dealers. And no one, in the past 12 …

If I Ran a Newspaper….

Well, yes, fat chance. But if I did, here’s how I’d try to save it.A wise editor I know described his newspaper’s situation this way: “We have two …

Journalism

Mauricio Jaramillo: "Hablamos de periodismo digital, pero seguimos replicando los modelos del negocio tradicional"

Son las 10:30 de la mañana del jueves en Colombia, y el periodista <b>Mauricio Jaramillo</b> ya se encuentra, como de costumbre, atendiendo videollamadas. Si …

5 (increíbles) newsletters con las que estar al día de las novedades en los medios de comunicación

De un tiempo a esta parte, <b>la segmentación de públicos se ha convertido en algo esencial para medios de comunicación, empresas y también blogueros</b>. Y …

When Silicon Valley Took Over Journalism

The pursuit of digital readership broke the New Republic—and an entire industry.<p>Chris Hughes was a mythical savior—boyishly innocent, fantastically rich, intellectually curious, unexpectedly humble, and proudly idealistic.<p>My entire career at the <i>New Republic</i> had been spent dreaming of such a …

Journalism

Local Edition: We need to learn how to find the stories no one else is telling.

This piece originally appeared in Local Edition, our newsletter following the digital transformation of local news. Want to be part of the …

Marketing

The evolution of machine learning

Major tech companies have actively reoriented themselves around AI and machine learning: Google is now “AI-first,” Uber has ML running through its veins and internal AI research labs keep popping up.<p>They’re pouring resources and attention into convincing the world that the machine intelligence …

Machine Learning

A meca dos ‘youtubers’ fica no Rio e tem vista para o mar

YouTube inaugura espaço para facilitar criação e produção de novos conteúdos com tecnologia de ponta<p>A ideia é tirar os youtubers de casa e …

Facebook is paying its fact-checking partners now (and giving them a lot more work to do)

<b>Facebook is paying its factcheckers now (and giving them more work).</b> Facebook rolled out an update this week that will surround popular articles in the News Feed with related articles — “part of Facebook’s strategy to limit the damage of false news without censoring those posts,” reports The Wall …

Como Topic.com usa elementos visuais em reportagens de notícias

• Jornalismo Digital<br>• Vídeo<br>O site Topic.com da First Look Media é uma publicação mensal que foca em um tópico diferente em cada edição.• Leia mais sobre …

Is The New York Times vs. The Washington Post vs. Trump the Last Great Newspaper War?

Breaking story after story, two great American newspapers, The New York Times and The Washington Post, are resurgent, with record readerships. One has greater global reach and fifth-generation family ownership; the other has Jeff Bezos as its deep-pocketed proprietor and a technological advantage. …

Journalism

How Flipboard pivoted to mobile at an opportune time

Tech entrepreneur Mike McCue knows a lot about bringing different types of media — voice, video and text – onto the Internet. But for the last couple …

This tool is helping newsrooms collaborate on factchecking and verification projects

In the run-up to the French election this spring, 37 organizations came together to form CrossCheck, a collaborative factchecking effort that, over 10 weeks, debunked 60 misleading and false stories.<p>As part of its reporting processes, CrossCheck had to coordinate between newsrooms and keep track of …

Project Management

Who was Marshall McLuhan? University professor who 'predicted the internet' honoured with Google doodle

Marshall McLuhan is the subject of today's famous Google doodle , which celebrates what would be his 106th birthday.<p>The Canadian professor …

Novos meios digitais: a sociedade pode ser a incubadora?

Saiu ontem o maior estudo já feito sobre meios jornalísticos digitais na América Latina, um documento que vai consumir muitas horas de leitura e …

Chicas Poderosas is launching an accelerator in Latin America for digital news projects led by women

Over the past decade, Latin American news organizations have made some strides in introducing more women reporters into their newsrooms. In 2000, women made up 27 percent of the journalists working across newspapers, radio, and television in the region; in 2015, they represented 41 percent, …

The New York Times’ branded content studio is coming for ad agency business

The New York Times is changing the game in branded content, and that means that creative advertising agencies, as well as the paper’s traditional …