Vincent Peyregne

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Augmented Reality is Changing How Newspapers (and Readers) are Seeing Things

The eyes of the world may have been on the recent winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, but it wasn’t just the round-the-clock televised …

Mixed Reality

US publishers worry about pricier newsprint with new tariffs

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Newspaper publishers across the U.S. already strapped by years of declining revenue say they're dealing with an existential threat: Recently imposed tariffs on Canadian newsprint driving up their business costs.<p>The tariffs are a response to a complaint to the U.S. Department of …

Journalism

A Pulitzer preview

<b>Today is the day.</b> Journalism’s top honors will be announced at Columbia starting at 3pm EST. Now in its 102nd year, the Pulitzer Prizes are the …

Journalism

Google’s astounding new search tool will answer any question by reading thousands of books

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada<p>Imagine if you could gather thousands of writers in a circle to discuss one question. What would optimist Thomas L. Friedman say about intervening in Syria, for example? Would chaos theorist Santo Banerjee concur?<p>Google now has a way to convene that kind of …

British Columbia

4 Types of Machine Intelligence You Should Know

Cognitive computing, AI, machine learning, and deep learning are often used to describe the same thing, when they actually differ. We explain what …

Artificial Intelligence

The Dutch newsletter platform Revue, with around 30,000 users, is opening up subscription features

For people interested in a no-frills way to spin up a new personal newsletter, there are more alternatives to Mailchimp-TinyLetter than ever.<p>Prominent newcomers like U.S. startup Substack or the Netherlands-based Revue have focused on simplifying writing tools and streamlining software for the …

Google Analytics

How publishers are building revenues through innovation

At last week’s Digital Innovators’ Summit in Berlin, magazine publishers from over 35 countries came together to consider new technologies, hear from …

Innovation

Pourquoi ne communiquez-vous pas sur ce que vous touchez de Facebook pour vérifier l'information sur son réseau ?

Bonjour,<p>Nous avons raccourci votre question. Voici ce que vous nous aviez demandé: <i>«Pourquoi ne communiquez-vous pas les montants perçus par Facebook</i> …

Réseaux Sociaux

70th World News Media Congress, 25th World Editors Forum | WAN

Italy’s La Repubblica: big changes of the visual, philosophical kind × García Media

In Italy, <b>La Repubblica</b> has introduced major changes that involve its design, a new typeface (Eugenio), and a philosophical overhaul, that in the …

Journalism

Lessons Learned from the Quartz Email Team

An interview with <i>Eva Scazzero</i><i>,</i> <i>Jessanne Collins</i><i>, and</i> <i>Adam Pasick</i>of Quartz.<p>Including an awesome range of elements (animated GIFs, infographics, videos, …

Local Edition: How to create events with your community, not for them

This piece originally appeared in Local Edition, our newsletter following the digital transformation of local news.

Tampa Bay

How European publishers are diversifying from overreliance on ad revenue

Publishers at the Digiday Publishing Summit Europe in Monaco this week had one issue top of mind: diversifying revenue to avoid being captive to the …

Blockchain is entering the valley of despair phase, and that’s a mistake

I’ve had a number of conversations with blockchain-focused people over the past few weeks. In some of those conversations — particularly with engineers — there is a palpable excitement and a belief that this technology is going to end up being their life’s work. As one blockchain hacker told me …

Blockchain

The Adobe digital report predicts AI will come of age in 2018

A survey of 13,000 marketing, creative and technology professionals conducted by Adobe has distilled the key digital and technology trends which look …

The Most Successful Brands Focus on Users — Not Buyers

What makes a brand successful in the digital age? A joint study by SAP, Siegel+Gale, and Shift Thinking suggests that digital brands don’t just do things differently; they also think differently. Where traditional brands focus on positioning their brands in the <i>minds</i> of their customers, digital …

Customer Experience

The New York Times digital paywall business is growing as fast as Facebook and faster than Google

Times’ online subscription sales jumped 46 percent in 2017 to $340 million. Digital ad sales rose 14 percent to $238 million.<p>People like paying for news — especially when it’s the New York Times.<p>The publisher’s online subscription business, embarked upon somewhat sheepishly in 2011, has now …

Profit

Google and Facebook make up less than 5 percent of publishers’ digital revenue

Google and Facebook are the biggest tech companies in terms of advertising and biggest traffic sources for publishers, but they still only account …

Advertisers to increase programmatic spend by 11% despite trust and attribution concerns

The World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) has surveyed top marketers, learning that programmatic budgets will grow by 11% in 2018 despite ongoing …

IAB Tech Lab Supports GDPR Transparency and Consent Solutions – IAB Tech Lab

<b>RELEASING AN OPENRTB GDPR ADVISORY AND LAUNCHING THE IAB TECH LAB GDPR TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP</b><p>IAB Tech Lab has taken the steps to support the …

IFC’s Ruchira Shukla on venture capital outlook for 2018, valuations and more

International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) venture capital arm has maintained its investment pace of signing three to five deals every year in India. …

Explaining Side Chains, The Next Breakthrough In Blockchain

As an engineer and an entrepreneur, I truly believe blockchain technology is going to revolutionize the world. One of the biggest hurdles we need to tackle in the blockchain industry is scalability. Ethereum can only handle 15 transactions per second. I previously wrote about why that will prevent …

Blockchain

the world's most visited architecture website

Architect<p>Eduardo Ramírez Urrea<p>Location<p>Puebla City, Mexico<p>Architect in Charge<p>Eduardo Ramírez Urrea<p>Project Year<p>2017<p>Photographs<p>Eduardo Ramírez Urrea<p><i>With</i> …

Architecture

European Digital Media Awards 2018 | WAN

These awards, presented by WAN-IFRA, the World association of newspapers and news publishers, recognise publishers who have adopted digital media and …

Awards

How WeChat became the primary news source in China

<i>Editor’s note: This article is the first of two in a series on WeChat. The second, “WeChat reaches audiences conventional media in China cannot” can</i> …

China

Facebook is testing a new section of the app specifically for local news and events

Facebook is vetting local publishers that appear in this section.<p>Facebook wants to make it easier for people to find local news from vetted sources.<p>The social network is testing a new section inside its app called “Today In,” a feed made up entirely of local news, events and announcements.<p>The test …

Fake News

Google announces solution to longstanding AMP cache URL display problem

Google announced today that it is well on its way to solving one of the most annoying (to publishers) “features” of AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) — …

Chrome Browser

Publisher attitudes toward platforms, in 4 charts

The tussle between publishers and platforms shows little sign of abating. Publishers want the reach that platforms afford and a fair reward for …

AdTech