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Hillary Clinton and Journalism’s Failures
‘If it’s all my fault, then the media doesn’t need to do any soul searching.’
The Blind Hatred Of Hillary Clinton
The reaction to What Happened, an interview with Verrit’s Peter Daou, and one question: Why all the hate?
The Idea of Quartz
a.k.a. “I found an old bunch of screenshots”
The New York Times, the Internet, and the Death of ‘Opinion’
How bad-faith provocations are warping the factual record
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Cyborgs in the CMS — Using Google’s Neural Networks to Help Real Editors Understand Every Piece of…
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Surround Yourself with Books, Save Humanity
Although I certainly have little patience for the fetishization of books as decorative status symbols, I have a deep affection for the…
Through the keyhole
The Economist has a new London home
Ad Tech’s Impossible Mission
Why ad tech won’t be the internet’s savior in its battle for television dollars.
Which Half Is Wasted?
Why do we keep using Facebook?
Mass Media’s Old, Glass House
Oh, the irony of Franklin Foer, creature of mass media, elite of elite media, complaining that “Silicon Valley is erasing your…
This Is Just To Say
A Review of the Poetry Foundation app, “POETRY”
Devin K. Barricklow
An anatomy of murder
How The Economist does data journalism
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The day I quit journalism
I was frustrated by newspapers’ glacial transition to the web. Now I wish we could turn back the clock.
I do run a newspaper
And this is how I’m trying to save it…
From Trump to Kosovo in a few clicks — unravelling the fake news
I decided to peer out of my echo chamber today, and nervously dipped a toe into the world of Trump fanatics, the alt-right, and America’s…
The Small Media Company Making Independent Publishing A Threat Again
When the founders of Mask Magazine first announced they would publish a style and culture magazine “in an age of unrest” in February 2014…
Sinclair Broadcast Group: The Greatest Threat To Our Democracy Since Fox News
A conservative-based media company is putting political propaganda in your living room without you even knowing it
Why It’s Time News Got to Know Its Readers
A personal take on the importance of user research in news
News Is Breaking
How the Independent created a fake news Facebook card out of a real story
That “Trump banned from Chicago” headline is a “reverse-mullet” headline. It’s time to end them.
Americans’ online news use is closing in on TV news use
This gap between the two news platforms has narrowed to just 7 percentage points from 19 points in early 2016.
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The Difference Between Concepts and Things (or, How the News Can Be Less Fake)
Language is tricky. Early on in school, we are taught there are two types of nouns — common nouns and proper nouns. Proper nouns get…
Exploring the Information-Laundering Ecosystem: The Russian Case
By: Boris Toucas
Why Rihanna’s New Beauty Line Matters
And so do Black girls
Understanding Very, Very Bad Fake News
Exploring the Many Meanings of Fake News and How It Impacts Advertising
The ‘Distracted Boyfriend’ Meme