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Micah Lee | The Intercept | 5/28/2015
First Look Code is the home for our own open source projects related to privacy, security, data, and journalism.
Mike Shields | Wall Street Journal | 5/28/2015
People are currently spending 24% of their media time with mobile devices, while advertisers are spending just 8% of their budgets on mobile ads.
Chantal Braganza | | 5/28/2015
the decision to cut comment sections on the newly acquired papers was primarily motivated by the number of vitriolic statements they invited and the resources each newsroom put into moderating them - See more at:
The decision to cut comment sections was primarily motivated by the number of vitriolic statements they invited and the resources each newsroom put into moderating them.
Ricardo Bilton | Digiday | 5/27/2015
Journalists who burn out on the news grind have found plenty of opportunities at tech companies over the past few years.
Rem Rieder | USA Today | 5/27/2015
That journalism desperately needs innovation has been clear for quite awhile.
Committee to Protect Journalists | 5/27/2015
The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the murder of Brazilian radio journalist Djalma Santos da Conceição and calls on authorities to investigate and bring all those responsible to justice.
Emily Hopkins | Storybench | 5/27/2015
Since the latest wonderkind app Periscope, which allows anyone with a smart phone to easily live stream video to followers hit smartphones in March, media makers from YouTubers to talk show hosts have been experimenting with how best to use it.
Ricardo Bilton | Digiday | 5/27/2015
Newsrooms are eager to wipe out the flood of email they receive by any means necessary.
Joseph Lichterman | Nieman Lab | 5/27/2015
Not long after his family sold The Tulsa World to Warren Buffett’s BH Media Group in 2013, Robert E. Lorton III, the paper’s former publisher, began thinking about how he could get back into the news business.
Corey Hutchins | CJR | 5/27/2015
These days, Wednesday evenings in the Daily Press newsroom in Newport News, VA, mean pizza. And data. Lots and lots of data.
Jessi Hempel | Wired | 5/27/2015
OVER THE NEARLY two decades that BuzzFeed founder Jonah Peretti has spent inventing things, he’s figured out that one of the most important ingredients of new ideas is something closer to play—experiments taken on not to profit immediately, or to develop a product, but because they’re flat-out fascinating.
Jeff Sonderman and Tom Rosenstiel | API | 5/27/2015
Between 2005 and 2008, the American Press Institute invested in groundbreaking research and designed a program called “Newspaper Next: A blueprint for transformation.”
Lori Weisberg | San Diego Union-Tribune | 5/27/2015
The bulk of the job losses affect the newspaper’s printing and delivery operation.
Andrea Chang | Los Angeles Times | 5/22/2015
Madalina Ciobanu | | 5/22/2015
Lori Weisberg | San Diego Union-Tribune | 5/27/2015
Jasper Jackson | The Guardian | 5/22/2015
Chris Ariens | AdWeek | 5/22/2015