News & Journalism

Monthly report: September 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 144 influencers like Joshua Benton and Carrie Brown, discussing hashtags such as #socialj , #ONA18 and #Toronto.
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Meet the 2018 Tow-Knight Disruptive Journalism Educators

On Sep 10, 2018
@Brizzyc shared
“Meet the 2018 Tow-Knight Disruptive Journalism Educators” by @brannonj https://t.co/JItpruNr4y Lots of interesting new projects. #socialj Can meet them at #ONA18
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Standout professors — whose approaches to teaching ensure that students succeed in the ever-evolving online news space — have been selected…

medium.com
On Sep 10, 2018
@Brizzyc shared
“Meet the 2018 Tow-Knight Disruptive Journalism Educators” by @brannonj https://t.co/JItpruNr4y Lots of interesting new projects. #socialj Can meet them at #ONA18
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Meet the 2018 Tow-Knight Disruptive Journalism Educators

Standout professors — whose approaches to teaching ensure that students succeed in the ever-evolving online news space — have been selected…

No News Is Good News

On Sep 9, 2018
@vivian shared
Pretty brutal take on Facebook's efforts to woo the news industry. https://t.co/ttvTbtStR1
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The relationship between Facebook and news publishers is a bizarre charade, peopled by unreliable characters, dotted with contradictions, suffused with dependency and resentment.

thebaffler.com
On Sep 9, 2018
@vivian shared
Pretty brutal take on Facebook's efforts to woo the news industry. https://t.co/ttvTbtStR1
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No News Is Good News

The relationship between Facebook and news publishers is a bizarre charade, peopled by unreliable characters, dotted with contradictions, suffused with dependency and resentment.

Digital Reality and the Revival of Journalism

On Sep 26, 2018
@saleemkhan shared
RT @JOVRNALISM: Wired asked our founder @saleemkhan about the future of virtual reality, augmented reality and journalism. He said VR and AR can save journalism… or destroy it. https://t.co/7ZUu25q4h8 #JOVRNALISM #VR #AR #MR #XR #journalism #voicesofvr #OC5 #misinfo #disinfo #deepfakes https://t.co/AFUxKhw8wk
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The 2018 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting wasn’t awarded for a 5,000-word longform article. Instead, it was given for a new type of journalistic endeavor: a virtual reality (VR) experience. The piece allows users to see firsthand what the wall along the U.S. ...

www.wired.com
On Sep 26, 2018
@saleemkhan shared
RT @JOVRNALISM: Wired asked our founder @saleemkhan about the future of virtual reality, augmented reality and journalism. He said VR and AR can save journalism… or destroy it. https://t.co/7ZUu25q4h8 #JOVRNALISM #VR #AR #MR #XR #journalism #voicesofvr #OC5 #misinfo #disinfo #deepfakes https://t.co/AFUxKhw8wk
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Digital Reality and the Revival of Journalism

The 2018 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting wasn’t awarded for a 5,000-word longform article. Instead, it was given for a new type of journalistic endeavor: a virtual reality (VR) ...

Designing Journalism for Discovery and Engagement

On Sep 5, 2018
@froomkin shared
RT @jcstearns: I’ve written before about the difference between “active transparency” and “passive transparency” and the need for newsrooms to go further in engaging the public in their process and decisions. https://t.co/GM1cFBMV3k
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Why we need to open up journalism to rebuild trust with communities.

medium.com
On Sep 5, 2018
@froomkin shared
RT @jcstearns: I’ve written before about the difference between “active transparency” and “passive transparency” and the need for newsrooms to go further in engaging the public in their process and decisions. https://t.co/GM1cFBMV3k
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Designing Journalism for Discovery and Engagement

Why we need to open up journalism to rebuild trust with communities.

Newsonomics: The Washington Post’s ambitions for Arc have grown — to a Bezosian scale

On Sep 25, 2018
@jbenton shared
(also cc: @benthompson, this seems up your alley) https://t.co/DBzdAFa6VF
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It is increasingly the tech stack of choice for major news publishers. But now Arc wants to be the backbone of your digital advertising and subscriptions, too.

www.niemanlab.org
On Sep 25, 2018
@jbenton shared
(also cc: @benthompson, this seems up your alley) https://t.co/DBzdAFa6VF
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Newsonomics: The Washington Post’s ambitions for Arc have grown — to a Bezosian scale

It is increasingly the tech stack of choice for major news publishers. But now Arc wants to be the backbone of your digital advertising and subscriptions, too.

Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter

On Sep 28, 2018
@brianstelter shared
RT @larryryckman: Enjoyed chatting today with @brianstelter of CNN about @ColoradoSun, @BlockClubCHI and @dailymemphian on Reliable Sources: Meet three people trying to save local news ... - https://t.co/17GmGHdsbA #iTunes https://t.co/67JXgDwSTz
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6/29/2018 Free View in iTunes 29 CleanPearlstine: "Media is really Trump's cocaine;" WaPo: Enquirer sent stories to Cohen for review; Trump supporters seize on Time mag controversy; George Takei condemns Trump's "big lie;" Glenn Beck walks off Bringing the immigration debate back to ...

itunes.apple.com
On Sep 28, 2018
@brianstelter shared
RT @larryryckman: Enjoyed chatting today with @brianstelter of CNN about @ColoradoSun, @BlockClubCHI and @dailymemphian on Reliable Sources: Meet three people trying to save local news ... - https://t.co/17GmGHdsbA #iTunes https://t.co/67JXgDwSTz
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Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter

6/29/2018 Free View in iTunes 29 CleanPearlstine: "Media is really Trump's cocaine;" WaPo: Enquirer sent stories to Cohen for review; Trump supporters seize on Time mag controversy; George ...

What I wish everyone who cared about local news knew about local news

On Sep 27, 2018
@Brizzyc shared
"What I wish everyone who cared about local news knew about local news" - @elizwgreen https://t.co/yl1OMB6zro New ideas to revitalize local news from some of the best in the biz #socialj https://t.co/9oC4buhapE
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Lately, conversations about the future of news have happily expanded. Rather than talking mostly about rebuilding trust, we are now also…

medium.com
On Sep 27, 2018
@Brizzyc shared
"What I wish everyone who cared about local news knew about local news" - @elizwgreen https://t.co/yl1OMB6zro New ideas to revitalize local news from some of the best in the biz #socialj https://t.co/9oC4buhapE
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What I wish everyone who cared about local news knew about local news

Lately, conversations about the future of news have happily expanded. Rather than talking mostly about rebuilding trust, we are now also…

The Lachlan ascendancy: is News Corp heading for a cultural change?

On Sep 25, 2018
@mediagazer shared
How the culture of News Corp might change under Lachlan Murdoch, who is said to be more conservative than his father but has a different management style (@annefdavies / The Guardian) https://t.co/UnjnoZLas7 https://t.co/9PRHuce6Rw
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In the final part of this series, we examine the forces likely to shape Australia’s Murdoch news empire post-Rupert

www.theguardian.com
On Sep 25, 2018
@mediagazer shared
How the culture of News Corp might change under Lachlan Murdoch, who is said to be more conservative than his father but has a different management style (@annefdavies / The Guardian) https://t.co/UnjnoZLas7 https://t.co/9PRHuce6Rw
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The Lachlan ascendancy: is News Corp heading for a cultural change?

In the final part of this series, we examine the forces likely to shape Australia’s Murdoch news empire post-Rupert

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I run @niemanlab at Harvard; I ask questions about digital media for a living. I love @leahalexis + @dashiellbenton. Proud Cajun. Ask me about boudin.

Follow 20.8k Followers

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Social journalism director at CUNY Grad School of Journalism. I study changing newsrooms. Runner; beer & Packers enthusiast. Must love dogs.

Follow 8.3k Followers

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Director, Journalism & Sustainability, @GRDodge Foundation. Local news and community engagement. Team @firstdraftnews. Former Press Freedom Dir @freepress.

Follow 12.3k Followers

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We are the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard. We're trying to figure out the future of news.

Follow 240.5k Followers

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Mediagazer presents the day's must-read media news on a single page.

Follow 48.0k Followers

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JOURNALIST Founder @joVRnalism @invstg8net. Digital news/data/security/tech/VR. @KiplingerFellow @OpenNews. Ex:@CBCNews TorStar @MetroInt [email protected] PGP:AAAAC800

Follow 6.7k Followers

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I'm a senior writer at Fortune. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru.

Follow 78.3k Followers

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Associate Professor, CUNY. Rebuilding the News (Temple, 2013), Journalistic Cultures of Truth (Oxford, coming someday). Music, baseball, esoterica.

Follow 6.2k Followers

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Digital journalism professor, University of Florida. Rides a Vespa. Travels everywhere. http://t.co/P8lNA08reB

Follow 9.9k Followers

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Business editor. Fluctuat nec mergitur. Alum of @WSJ @GuardianUS @Marketplace @Mashable. Heidi dot n dot moore at gmail. Hi.

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Bio and disclosures: http://t.co/hvOSLk0oIQ. Retweets usually mean endorsements, but not always.

Follow 37.0k Followers

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School for journalism and democracy, with tweets by @kristenhare, @benmullin and @Mantzarlis

Follow 153.5k Followers

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Chief Digital Officer, @MetMuseum https://t.co/pwTVqqvM0R • hubby of @RoopaOnline • IG: https://t.co/Nu9ikILI4Z • PODCAST: https://t.co/hifTVQxkGq [email protected]

Follow 74.9k Followers

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Playing at the intersection of journalism, media and tech. Former @Twitter, @NBCNews, @NPR, @NYTimes, @Discovery, @CNN

Follow 19.8k Followers

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Washington editor @theintercept, a First Look Media publication. [email protected] How to leak to me: https://t.co/bt1mMO7qdi

Follow 33.8k Followers

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CNN's senior media correspondent and host of @CNNReliable. Formerly @nytimes, @tvnewser and Top of the Morning. Email: [email protected]

Follow 343.9k Followers

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Vice President, Journalism @knightfdn after nearly two decades @nytimes. First NYT social media editor. Mother of twins.

Follow 103.2k Followers

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NPR media correspondent || Author, Murdoch's World

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Huffington Post senior media reporter; NYU adjunct professor [email protected]

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@BuzzMachine blogger and j-school prof; author of Public Parts, What Would Google Do?

Follow 157.4k Followers