Google is testing a new app called Bulletin, which encourages users to “be the voice of your community.” […]
Axel Springer has fully integrated the TV news broadcaster it acquired four years ago into the news operation […]
“I think we’ll start to see shoe-leather, on-the-ground social reporting come into vogue, as platforms like Snapchat, Instagram, and Facebook Live facilitate and reward it.
“And why should reporters actually leave the office — you know, with their actual bodies? Because it produces better content, and because audiences that can go anywhere to get their news are increasingly demanding to be both informed and moved.”
Taylor Lorenz, director of emerging platforms at The Hill, via Nieman Lab.
You’re carrying a Hollywood-grade special effects studio in your pocket. You might even be reading this on it. […]
Wired’s going behind a metered paywall: Great long-form reporting like this, on a turbulent two years for […]