San Jose Mercury News – 2012-05-04
MEXICO CITY -- Three men who had worked as news photographers were found slain and dumped together in plastic bags by a canal in the eastern Mexico state of Veracruz on Thursday, less than a week after the killing in the same state of a reporter for an investigative news magazine, officials and
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Guardian – 2011-12-23
Gannett, the largest US newspaper publisher, is providing its editorial staff with iPhones, iPads and netbooks.The company has told employees that it is buying thousands of devices. In the memo from...
Editors Weblog – 2011-12-01
On Wednesday November 30, Sciences Po Paris played host to a panel discussion on the subject of new media and conflict prevention. The prestigious panel included: Anne-Sophie Bordry, public affairs...
Guardian – 2011-11-23
Today is "the international day to end impunity". It is aimed at highlighting the failure by so many countries to investigate the murders of journalists. To mark the event, I am hosting this article,...
Poynter. – 2011-10-21
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Folio Magazine – 2011-10-05
Mobile advertising network Jumptap releases a MobileSTAT Report, covering network data for the month of August.
Poynter. – 2011-09-28
Amazon shows off a new touchscreen tablet today that is expected to be the first serious competitor to the iPad since Apple created the tablet market in early 2010. At 10 a.m. Wednesday in New York,...
Guardian – 2011-09-14
By coincidence, two contradictory snapshots of the state of the newspaper industry in the United States were posted yesterday.One concentrated on the sales of daily titles while the other looked at...
Poynter. – 2011-07-29
Journoterrorist.com Students at Florida Atlantic University are putting out their final summer issue on machinery thats older than they are, reports Michael Koretzky. Theyre writing their stories...
Poynter. – 2011-07-18
Quora Three New York Times journalists are using the question-and-answer site Quora to engage with readers about their recently published books, Times Associate Managing Editor Jim Schachter wrote...
Poynter. – 2011-06-29
Discover Magazine Its tedious, it goes on forever, everyones a caricature and theyre stuck on a massive sinking ship. Thats the view of Not Exactly Rocket Science blogger and...
Editors Weblog – 2011-06-21
On Monday, Amazon announced that John Locke became the first independent author to join the ranks of those who have sold a million or more books on Amazon's Kindle. Locke published his books entirely...
Media Bistro – 2011-06-10
In this encore edition of the Morning Media Menu (MP3 link) we spoke with Foreign Affairs editor Gideon Rose about revolutions in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Bahrain, and Syria. Rose explored the...
EContent Magazine – 2011-06-02
Posted in ArticleWe get the occasional tornado around these parts. Usually you don't even really see a funnel, but trees get torn up and knocked down, and people spend the next week debating whether...
Media Bistro – 2011-05-26
These mags want insightful features and profiles for their Big Apple suburbanite readers. How To Pitch: Inside Jersey How To Pitch: Westchester Magazine See all How To Pitch articles New Career...
Betanews – 2011-05-24
By Tim Conneally, Betanews Nature Publishing Group and California State University (CSU) on Tuesday announced a three-year partnership that will eliminate paper textbooks from certain classes, and...
Slate – 2011-05-19
The following comes from Brooke Gladstone's new book, The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media, illustrated by Josh Neufeld. Read Gladstone's explanation of the book and a first excerpt...
Guardian – 2011-05-19
The depth of the problems facing local and regional newspapers could not be more stark. Here's Georgina Harvey, managing director of Trinity Mirror's regional division, giving her annual review as...
Guardian – 2011-05-19
Newspapers have been extending their "brands" into all sorts of activities in recent years, aided by their presence on the net. There are loads of examples from The Times's bake club to The...
Editors Weblog – 2011-05-10
The Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism has published a new report on digital news economics, which highlighted how the relationship between content and advertising is changing, and...
Guardian – 2011-05-05
More than 150 journalists down tools at respected Munich-based newspaper over plan to cut pay and increase working hoursJournalists from one of Germany's most-respected broadsheets have gone on...
Media Bistro – 2011-05-04
Video: In part two of our Media Beat discussion with Adweek editorial director Michael Wolff, the media vet discusses The New York Times paywall, saying among other things, if it doesn't work, then...
Poynter. – 2011-04-28
Romenesko Misc. The 35 people who signed the statement say they are deeply concerned about what appears to be a retaliatory campaign by law enforcement authorities and Northwestern University...
Poynter. – 2011-04-28
CampusProgress.org They were concerned about images and language in the spring issue of Fusion. A fourth printer finally agreed to do the job, but charged a $2,200 rush fee. THE PRINTERS PROBLEM...
Guardian – 2011-04-27
The shortlists for the 2011 Orwell Prize - which is dedicated to rewarding those who come closest to achieving George Orwell's ambition "to make political writing into an art" - have been...
Publishers Weekly – 2011-04-25
Independent booksellers may have dreaded Borders's arrival in New York City in 1996, but it was Barnes & Noble that tried to keep its longtime rival out by leasing every available 40,000-sq.-ft....
Poynter. – 2011-04-21
The Editors Weblog / Press Gazette Homeless people in the U.K. who sell an entertainment magazine called The Big Issue will soon receive smartphones in an effort to turn them into citizen...
AllThingsD – 2011-04-19
He's an entrepreneur, author and outspoken evangelist of entrepreneurial journalism, but Dan Gillmor wants you to know he doesn't necessarily know what will keep journalism afloat in the digital era.
CBC – 2011-03-30
An Indian state has banned a new book about Mahatma Gandhi after reviewers said it hints that the independence icon had a homosexual relationship and held racist views.
EContent Magazine – 2011-03-16
Posted in ArticlePew's State of the News Media 2011 report has some words of encouragement for journalists and publishers everywhere: "After two dreadful years, most sectors of the industry saw...
San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-03-12
Shortly after Time magazine named him Person of the Year in late 1999, Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos sat down for a lengthy interview at The Chronicle. One of the early questions addressed a touchy...
Editors Weblog – 2011-03-04
There is much hullabaloo in the media about the iPad 2, following a significant period of speculation about new features. We now know that, yes, it is thinner and lighter by way of 0.34-inches deep...
Guardian – 2011-02-28
The Rocky Mountain News closed its doors in Denver, Colorado on 27 February 2009. So what's happened to its journalists in the past two years? John Temple, the paper's former editor, president and...
Editors Weblog – 2011-02-25
The US State Department has warned journalists that going into Libya is extremely hazardous, as those reporters who have already entered the country illegally are now being considered Al Qaida...
Guardian – 2011-02-23
Warning made as reporters enter Libya through eastern border with Egypt as Muammar Gaddafi loses grip on countryJournalists from the BBC, CNN and other western media who have entered Libya will be...
CBC – 2011-02-20
Iran has released two German journalists who were arrested in October for interviewing the son of a woman sentenced to death by stoning.
Guardian – 2011-02-15
Seven journalists were killed in Colombia last year, and attacks on media workers were almost double the number that occurred over the previous four years combined, says the annual report of the...
CBC – 2011-02-03
Many foreign journalists covering the protests in Cairo were rounded up by the military and had their equipment confiscated - possibly for their own protection - after some were attacked in the...
San Jose Mercury News – 2011-01-13
Stop the presses -- completely. The world's first iPad newspaper, The Daily, is prepping for launch.
Editors Weblog – 2010-12-20
A New York-based research firm has been offering cash to reporters who are willing to give their opinions on their area of expertise, the Washington Post reported. PFC Opinion Research is looking for...
The New York Observer – 2010-12-17
New York's PFC Opinion Research is sullying the good name of Washington, D.C. journalists with dubious consulting gigs, reports The Washington Post. The gigs take the form of 25-minute interviews,...
New York Times – 2010-08-01
Javier Canales and Alejandro Hernández, both camera operators, had been kidnapped earlier in the week by suspected drug traffickers seeking to silence the media.
AFP via Yahoo! News – 2010-03-24
China's state media on Wednesday slammed Google after it effectively shut down its Chinese search engine, saying the US Internet giant was "not god" and accusing it of working with US intelligence.
Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-23
Although L.A.'s Arundel Books ended its 25-year run in Los Angeles this past Saturday, the store...
CNN – 2010-03-23
China state media said Google's decision to quit censoring its China Web site "violated its written promise" and was "totally wrong."
CNN – 2010-03-22
Chinese state media launched a fresh volley of articles attacking the "politicization" of Google after media reports suggest the Internet giant may soon officially pull out of China.
Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-15
Newspaper advertising revenue plunged an astounding 45% over the last three years forcing publishers to make drastic reductions to the actual size of the print edition, to the space devoted to news...
AP via Yahoo! News – 2010-03-04
A media watchdog group called on Cuba to release jailed independent journalists or at least improve their prison conditions and said Thursday it would hold the government responsible for the...
CNN – 2010-03-01
The Supreme Court has decided that the family of a slain professional wrestling personality can continue its lawsuit against Hustler magazine, a case that tested privacy concerns and the competing...
Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-25
The Maryland Board of Public Works yesterday approved the University of Maryland's $12 million purchase of The Washington Post printing plant in College Park. The Post closed its 300,000-square-foot...
Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-22
Tensor Group has commissioned a two-tower, one-folder newspaper-semicommercial press at Goldenstar de Mexico, in Culiacan. The automated Tensor T-400BE press with H-50 folder for newspaper and...
New York Times – 2010-02-17
At least 71 journalists were killed across the globe in 2009, the Committee to Protect Journalists announced Tuesday.
Reuters – 2010-02-03
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will never have its voice heard on the international stage unless the government loosens its tight grip over the media and film industry, the CEO of the country's No. 2...
Editor And Publisher – 2010-01-29
Former state legislator Cal Skinner and the publisher of the Northwest Herald newspaper are dropping their lawsuits against one another over a blog claiming the newspaper was "in the back pocket" of...
Editor And Publisher – 2010-01-29
The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) has issued letters to both U.S. and Mexican officials to stop the violence against journalists covering the drug trade in Mexico.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-25
Troubled newspapers in Michigan might catch a break if a state lawmaker has his way.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-18
Advisers to Maine's state employee retirement fund have recommended against investing in the purchase of the Blethen Maine Newspapers.
CNET – 2009-03-16
We knew it was grim. But according to the sixth annual report on the US. media by The Project for Excellence in Journalism, it's even worse than that
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-16
The business of journalism is quickly running of out time to transform its model, a new study from the Project in Excellence in Journalism found.
International Herald Tribune – 2009-03-13
Foreign correspondents no longer cover one place for the exclusive benefit of readers in another place.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-11
The report, presented by the Association of Health Care Journalists and the Kaiser Family Foundation, stated: "health care journalists cited newsroom cutbacks, lack of time for research and travel...
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-10
Upsurge in violence
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-04
The Connecticut attorney general's office has filed an objection in Journal Register Co.'s case in bankruptcy court.
O'Reilly Media – 2009-02-26
In this fourth post on the State of the Computer Book Market, we will look at programming languages and drill in a little on each language area. Overall the market for programming languages was down...
The Times of India – 2009-02-26
LONDON: BBC's Hindi, Urdu and Nepali service journalists went on a strike on Thursday to protest plans that will allegedly result in 34 job losses and outsourcing of editorial content to the Indian...
International Herald Tribune – 2009-02-24
Fellow journalists uncovered a jailhouse videotape that suggested a wider conspiracy in Chauncey Bailey's killing and helped force the resignation of the Oakland police chief.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-17
An editor with the News & Observer of Raleigh will become a deputy secretary at the North Carolina Transportation Department to lead communications efforts.
New York Times – 2009-02-17
Correspondents who exposed corruption in Zimbabwe and reporters who unraveled the mysteries of the mortgage crisis were among the winners of 14 George Polk Awards.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-10
Kennesaw (Ga.) State University has received a $1.5 million gift to establish a center to research and develop innovative ways to produce and distribute news. Leonard Witt, Kennesaw State's Robert...
Centre Daily Times – 2009-02-10
The Slate Group, publisher of Slate, The Root, The Big Money and Foreign Policy, today announced it has collaborated with leading French journalists to launch Slate.fr, an independent French online...
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-06
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-06
Much like in Vietnam, "civilian policymakers and soldiers alike have cracked down on independent reporting from the battlefield" when the news has been unflattering, AP CEO Tom Curley said in a...
AP via Yahoo! News – 2009-02-04
The International Federation of Journalists says at least 109 reporters and media workers were killed last year while on assignment.
International Herald Tribune – 2009-02-03
An unusual number of journalists from prominent organizations started new government jobs in January, inflaming debate over whether Democrats receive favorable treatment in the news media.
Nasdaq – 2009-02-02
DUBAI (AFP)--Journalists in the United Arab Emirates, a Gulf state that wants to be seen as an example for press freedom in the Arab world, have slammed a proposed new media law as a "backward...
New York Times – 2009-01-28
Iraqs land-for-journalists program illustrates the challenges democratic principles face when they clash with entitlements that were never before questioned.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-28
The Las Vegas Optic will begin publishing three days a week instead of 5.
Wired News – 2009-01-12
A new media startup is launching a twice-daily free print newspaper in cities across the country that aggregate localized blog posts.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-12
In Sri Lanka.
AFP via Yahoo! News – 2009-01-07
Hefty new fees for foreign media in Zimbabwe appear designed to prevent journalists from working in the country and may be illegal, a regional watchdog said on Wednesday.
Reuters via Yahoo! News – 2009-01-07
Iraq remained the deadliest country for media workers in 2008, followed by India and Mexico, although the number of deaths was down sharply from the previous year, a study showed.
Reuters via Yahoo! News – 2008-12-22
The United Nations and the United States criticized on Monday a weekend attack by activists on a Nepali publishing house in which witnesses said journalists were beaten and the office ransacked.
Geek.com – 2008-12-08
If youre looking to become a journalist you may want to be careful what medium you choose to publish your articles. Thats because the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) performed their...
Lansing State Journal – 2008-12-04
The Lansing State Journal on Wednesday laid off 31 full-time and part-time workers in multiple departments, a response to weak economic conditions. The job reductions were part of a previously...
City Pulse – 2008-12-04
Thirty-one employees of the Lansing State Journal were laid off Wednesday, including long time entertainment writer Mike Hughes and four members of the staff of Noise, the papers entertainment...
Editor And Publisher – 2008-12-04
Worldwide, online journalists are jailed more often today than journalists working in any other medium, according to findings released Thursday by the Committee to Protect Journalists.
International Herald Tribune – 2008-12-03
Chinese authorities are investigating an attack on a Belgian television crew.
New York Times – 2008-11-24
Its a long way from $700 billion, but the media start-up Six Apart is introducing its own economic bailout plan for bloggers and journalists.
Editor And Publisher – 2008-11-20
Five journalists and an attorney who has long battled for press freedom were cited Thursday for risking their lives and liberty to report the news, often under the pressure of authoritarian regimes.
Editor And Publisher – 2008-11-20
As the newspaper business struggles to survive, journalism would seem to be a hard sell for young people trying to pick a career.
Editor And Publisher – 2008-11-13
A hot-air balloon flight that organizers of a balloon festival in Yuma hoped would bring some good publicity to the event backfired when a balloon carrying journalists made a hard landing.
IANS via Yahoo! India News – 2008-10-03
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Taking a hard look at media reports on the Jamia Nagar episode over the past few weeks, after two suspected terrorists and a Delhi Police Inspector were killed in a police...
Nasdaq – 2008-09-30
ZAGREB, Croatia (AFP)--A European media group voiced concern Tuesday about growing threats to journalists in Croatia, calling on the country's authorities to protect them.
Editor And Publisher – 2008-09-30
Two journalists will go on trial after being charged with reporting false information about one of Vietnam's most high-profile corruption cases, state media reported Tuesday.
Editor And Publisher – 2008-09-25
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that a newspaper reporter can keep confidential the identity of a source used in a story about a grand jury investigation into alleged prison brutality.
CNN – 2008-09-14
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Sunday ordered security forces to "find the perpetrators" who abducted and killed four Iraqi journalists in the northern city of Mosul.
New Kerala – 2008-09-11
Akamai's quarterly report provides insight into key Internet statistics such as origin of attack traffic, network outages and broadband connectivity levels across the globe.
Editor And Publisher – 2008-09-05
Amnesty International today criticized the "disproportionate" use of force against demonstrators at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul.
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