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m.cjr.org — This week it was the fact that Tampa Bay Times' Bill Duryea and Michael Kruse were leaving for Politico. Last week, it was long-time sports columnist Gary Shelton penning his last goodbye to the Times while the crosstown Tampa Tribune laid off a political columnist, William March, a 30-year veteran his competition called "venerable" and "annoyingly tough."
Nov 21, 2014

RT @Deggans: Sad story about the shrinking of both newspapers in Tampa Bay, the Tampa Bay Times & the Tampa Tribune. ow.ly/EHCRd

Nov 21, 2014

RT @Deggans: Sad story about the shrinking of both newspapers in Tampa Bay, the Tampa Bay Times and the Tampa Tribune. ow.ly/EHCRd

Nov 21, 2014

Sad story about the shrinking of both newspapers in Tampa Bay, the Tampa Bay Times and the Tampa Tribune. ow.ly/EHCRd

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cjr.org — There's doubling down, there's tripling down, and then there's what KSTP is doing You've heard all about #pointergate. And you've probably read or watched a few of the many, many, many pieces exploring what was wrong with a Nov.
Nov 22, 2014

#pointergte Your news engine is in a train wreck, so you go joy riding, get in an accident, then crash your boat. cjr.org/united_states_…

Nov 21, 2014

uh huh. RT @CJR: "It may be an uncomfortable story for some people, but we vetted it very carefully" cjr.bz/1v2MKei #pointergate

Nov 21, 2014

RT @USProjectCJR: "It may be an uncomfortable story for some people, but we vetted it very carefully" cjr.bz/1v2MITU #pointergate

Nov 21, 2014

The @KSTP newsroom sounds, ah, terrible. They “won’t back down” from #pointergate cjr.bz/1Fau2oh

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m.cjr.org — By Jihii Jolly Industry conversation over the best ways to quantify reader engagement on news sites may be reaching fever pitch, with a possible shift afoot from clicks and pageviews to more complex measures of time and attention spent online.

Engaging News Project works to identify audience behavior

cjr.org — How metrics can help the news literacy movement Industry conversation over the best ways to quantify reader engagement on news sites may be reaching fever pitch, with a possible shift afoot from clicks and pageviews to more complex measures of time and attention spent online.
Nov 21, 2014

Damn, that's the code name for my new venture: "Engaging News Project works to identify audience behavior" redef.it/d5k1

Texas reporters fight for access to fracking facts

cjr.org — State regulators put barriers between journalists and scientists, reporters say AUSTIN - Earlier this month, the residents of Denton, Texas-located on one of the country's largest natural gas reserves and home to some 275 gas wells- voted to ban fracking.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @WayneSlater: Texas Railroad Commission, headed by partisans, makes info avail to industry, but not the public cjr.org/united_states_… via @cjr

Nov 22, 2014

Texas Railroad Commission, headed by partisans, makes info avail to industry, but not the public cjr.org/united_states_… via @cjr

Nov 21, 2014

It’s a source of fascination to me that some of flacks working these state agencies were once journalists. cjr.org/united_states_…

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m.cjr.org — By Corey Pein The digital counterrevolution is underway in Europe, where national governments and bureaucrats in Brussels are enacting measures to curtail the power of American tech giants, such as the controversial "right to be forgotten," and challenging the fairness of Google's search-engine criteria.
Nov 21, 2014

To understand Europe's antitrust move on Google, read my Q+A with the general of that campaign, Mathias Döpfner m.cjr.org/303546/show/37…?

The press is responsible for ignoring Bill Cosby rape allegations

cjr.org — Where were journalists 10 years ago when claims originally surfaced against him? Photo credit: Associated Press It is a remarkable thing to see: The collapsing reputation of a star who has been part of American life for more than half a century.
Nov 22, 2014

The press is responsible for ignoring Bill Cosby rape allegations fb.me/76UvzirAh

Nov 22, 2014

Where were journalists 10 years ago when claims originally surfaced against Bill Cosby? cjr.org/behind_the_new… via @cjr

Nov 21, 2014

The press is responsible for failing to report on the Cosby rape allegations, which have been known about for years cjr.org/behind_the_new…

Nov 21, 2014

RT @karenfeagins: "No one mentioned it because no one else had." @CJR: The press is responsible for ignoring Cosby rape allegations cjr.bz/1F85c8t

Nov 20, 2014

RT @CJR: The press is responsible for ignoring Bill Cosby rape allegations cjr.bz/1F85c8t pic.twitter.com/MkBCjbBGgD

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The Boston Globe finally digs in to a big story

cjr.org — Recent standout coverage of a hospital expansion fight makes up for a patch of weaker reporting The Boston Globe has, at last, dug into the big business-of-healthcare story in its state.

My take: The end of an era in Tampa

cjr.org — The Tampa Bay Times and Tampa Tribune say goodbye to talented journalists MIAMI - The sad news out of Tampa just keeps trickling across my Facebook page. This week it was the fact that Tampa Bay Times' Bill Duryea and Michael Kruse were leaving for Politico.
Nov 21, 2014

The end of an era in Tampa: The Tampa Bay Times and Tampa Tribune say goodbye to talented journalists cjr.org/united_states_…

Approach ISIS tweets with caution

cjr.org — "It's clear that that they've gotten some pretty sophisticated media strategists and social media tacticians on their team" CAIRO-When it seized huge parts of Syria and Iraq this year, the self-proclaimed Islamic State-and the geopolitical chaos surrounding it-became one of the biggest news stories on the planet.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @AJListeningPost: "Proceed with caution" - why journalists should approach #ISIS tweets with skepticism - by @jmalsin via @cjr | aje.me/1r46nh3

Nov 20, 2014

.@jmalsin, smartypants, reuturns, this time writing about treading carefully reporting on ISIS' social media cjr.org/behind_the_new…

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cjr.org — New developments in his legal case suggest that the outcome is wide open This American Life's popular Serial podcast bills itself as "one story, told week-by-week." For the uninitiated, it's the story of a reporter investigating the case of Adnan Syed, who was convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend, Hae Min Lee, in 1999.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @TimLaheyMD: Innocence Project soon to file a motion for addnl testing of evidence from the Adnan Syed case profiled in @Serial cjr.org/behind_the_new…

Nov 21, 2014

RT @kvox: Attn @Serial fans: New developments in Adnan's legal case suggest that the outcome is wide open: cjr.org/behind_the_new… via @cjr

Nov 20, 2014

RT @PJVogt: The buried lede in this CJR story is that there might be a non-Jay, non-Adnan suspect in the Serial case. cjr.org/behind_the_new…

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Mathias Döpfner, digital counterrevolutionary

cjr.org — Axel Springer chief predicts US will eventually join Europe in the fight against the dominance of Google, Facebook, and other tech titans The digital counterrevolution is underway in Europe, where national governments and bureaucrats in Brussels are enacting measures to curtail the power of American tech giants, such as the controversial "right to be forgotten," and challenging the fairness of Google's search-engine criteria.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @CJR: The CEO of Europe's largest publishing company has some choice words for Google cjr.bz/1p6bZvG pic.twitter.com/4l8jqPk0gT

Nov 20, 2014

RT @CJR: A must-read conversation with Axel Springer's Mathias Döpfner cjr.bz/1F7vp7m

Nov 20, 2014

RT @lisahopeking: Axel Springer chief predicts US will join Europe in the fight against the dominance of Google & Facebook http://t.co/3849…

Nov 20, 2014

All my fellow #FulbrightProgram Berlin Capital fellows should read this interesting interview w/ Axel Springer CEO cjr.bz/1An4Taf

Nov 20, 2014

techies: "the younger they are, and the more competent they are, the more skeptical they get" cjr.org/behind_the_new… cjr.org/behind_the_new…

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cjr.org — Why newsrooms need to consider telling stories in a different way Virtual reality is ascendant, and it's time for media outlets to take notice. Why? Consumer access to VR devices is about to take off thanks to ambitious prototypes from Oculus Rift and, in the past year, several major projects have redefined immersion journalism.

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m.cjr.org — By David Uberti Davos Fareed Zakaria speaks at the 2013 World Economic Forum in Switzerland (Wikipedia/Creative Commons) Some of Fareed Zakaria's past and present publications are finally facing the music, even though they won't acknowledge what it sounds like. Plagiarism accusations have dogged the CNN host and Washington Post columnist for years, though the drumbeat has crescendoed in recent months.
Nov 21, 2014

Journalism has a plagiarism problem. But it's not the one you'd expect m.cjr.org/164388/show/a7…?

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cjr.org — Fareed Zakaria's case highlights news organizations' ethical grey areas Davos Fareed Zakaria speaks at the 2013 World Economic Forum in Switzerland (Wikipedia/Creative Commons) Some of Fareed Zakaria's past and present publications are finally facing the music, even though they won't acknowledge what it sounds like.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @andrewmseaman: How should journalism organizations respond to plagiarism? (via @CJR @daviduberti) bit.ly/1FaMOvP #SPJethics

Nov 21, 2014

How should journalism organizations respond to plagiarism? (via @CJR @daviduberti) bit.ly/1FaMOvP #SPJethics

Nov 21, 2014

Journalism has a plagiarism problem. But it's not the one you'd expect : Columbia Journalism Review bit.ly/1vuY70Q

Nov 20, 2014

It's an epidemic in Knox market: Journalism has a plagiarism problem. But it's not the one you'd expect cjr.org/behind_the_new… via @cjr

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Will radio save science journalism?

cjr.org — WNYC will soon have a new health unit In hiring a brand-new health journalism staff, WNYC may be one of the only news outlet in the country that is actually expanding its physical offices to accommodate more reporting muscle.
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