Daily Must Reads, Jan. 18, 2012

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung


1. Google joins anti-SOPA campaign (AdAge)

2. Inside Jerry Yang's departure from Yahoo (All Things D)

3. AP tweaks social media rules on incorrect tweets (Poynter)

4. Social media ROI metrics remain 'chaotic' (Online Media Daily)

5. New York Post launches Kindle Fire app (FishbowlNY)

6. Fox News puts Twitter hashtags to work during GOP debate (Lost Remote)

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Daily Must Reads, Jan. 17, 2012

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.


1. If Twitter is anti-SOPA, should it blackout like Wikipedia? (gov20.govfresh)

2. Phone hacking possible at Daily Mirror during Piers Morgan's tenure (Huffington Post)

3. Beta testing part of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's web makeover (Poynter)

4. Will original, web-only shows win over TV viewers? (ReadWriteWeb)


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Daily Must Reads, Jan. 13, 2012

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Nathan Gibbs


1. New York Times public editor smashes himself with boomerang (Reuters)

2. Study: Old-school TV viewing is still growing (paidContent)

3. Apple cancels in-store iPhone 4S sales in Beijing and Shanghai because of unruly crowds (AllThingsD)

4. Study: Your Facebook personality is the real you (ReadWriteWeb)



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E-books and Self-Publishing Roundup, Jan. 12, 2012

The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self publishing


1. Amazon: Time to start programming your e-books (CNET News)

2. Soon, e-books to let you flip pages like print magazines (Deccan Herald)

3. UK's first literary prize exclusively for e-books and digital publishing (Book Trade)

4. Amazon scoots past Apple's rules with HTML5 iPad Kindle store (paidContent)

5. 19 free e-books on journalism (Online Journalism Blog)

6. Amazon Kindle owners are "borrowing" nearly 300,000 electronic books a month (TechCrunch)

7. B&N offers free Nook with purchase of a 1-year Nook subscription to People or New York Times (mocoNews)





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Daily Must Reads, Jan. 12, 2012

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Nathan Gibbs


1. The Philadelphia Experiment: Why a media company wants to be a tech incubator (Nieman Journalism Lab) 

2. The magical (and sometimes ridiculous) gadgets of tomorrow (The Wirecutter)

3. Inside the NYT's hyper-local efforts (Street Fight)

4. Disqus: People using pseudonyms post the highest-quality comments (Poynter)

5. How Google+ Hangouts could transform traditional TV broadcasting (Lost Remote)

6. Homeland Security watches Twitter, social media (Reuters)



7. Critics see 'disaster' in expansion of domain names (NPR)


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Daily Must Reads, Jan. 11, 2012

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Nathan Gibbs


1. Justice Alito: "It is not going to be long before [broadcast TV] goes the way of vinyl records and eight-track tapes" (New York Times)

2. Finding success through pay walls (Monday Note)

3. UK to reintroduce computer science teaching in schools (Geek) 

4. Patch triples traffic year-over-year, claims growth across network 'consistent' (Street Fight)

5. Piano Media wants national paywalls all over Europe (Nieman Journalism Lab)

6. Q&A with Nick Kristof on journalism in a digital world (Fast Company)



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Daily Must Reads, Jan. 10, 2012

he best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Nathan Gibbs


1. Myspace plans new Web TV service (AllThingsD)

2. How France's Free will reinvent mobile (GigaOM)

3. NBC to deliver 2012 Olympics in 3D with Panasonic (Multichannel News)

4. Ladies' Home Journal crowdsources articles from its readers (Advertising Age)

5. Google fuses Google+ into search (TechCrunch)

6. Some Ford vehicles will give drivers voice control of NPR's iPhone app (NPR)

7. B&N offers free Nook with purchase of a 1-year Nook subscription to People or New York Times (mocoNews)




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