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The Lonely Death of George Bell – The New York Times

Each year around 50,000 people die in New York, some alone and unseen. Yet death even in such forlorn form can cause a surprising amount of activity. Sometimes, along the way, a life’s secrets are revealed. Sourced through Scoop.it from: … Continue reading

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Millennials must contend with labor market that is more mobile and competitive – The Boston Globe

The good news: The job market is the best since before the recession, and by all indications, it is going to get better. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.bostonglobe.com See on Scoop.it – journalism and disruptive innovation

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How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus

If you don’t read anything else this semester, read this.College students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.theatlantic.com If you don’t read anything else this … Continue reading

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In revamping its video strategy, The Washington Post steers clear of imitating TV

The Post is betting on “the right stories for the right platform at the right time,” according to its new video director Micah Gelman. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.niemanlab.org See on Scoop.it – journalism and disruptive innovation

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6 questions journalists should be able to answer before pitching a story | Poynter.

A Global Leader in Journalism | Journalism training, media news & how to’s Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.poynter.org See on Scoop.it – journalism and disruptive innovation

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Did Apple Just Kill Local News? | MediaShift

Like many folks focused on what’s happening in digital media, I was half paying attention to the Apple keynote launching its worldwide developers conference. It was proceeding as expected, with updates to iOS and launch of another version of OS … Continue reading

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Digital news consumers unlikely to pay for content and increasingly block ads

The takeaway from Reuters’ vast new study of the world’s digital news consumers is that the disruptive trends publishers have been grappling with the last few years have crystallized into something more lasting, not just in the United… Sourced through … Continue reading

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14 Things You Should Know Before Majoring in Journalism

You’re not done with math, sorry. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.cosmopolitan.com See on Scoop.it – journalism and disruptive innovation

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The Rise and Fall of Our 6 p.m. TV News Show and Where We Go Next — Innovation News — Medium

The Rise and Fall of Our 6 p.m. TV News Show and Where We Go Next – Innovation News – Medium We launched and killed a new ‘flagship’ evening newscast in fewer than 16 months, and why we think that’s … Continue reading

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One Problem With Facebook As A News Platform Is That It Deletes Things

Facebook wants media entities to trust it as a distribution platform for journalism, but that’s hard to do when it routinely censors content Sourced through Scoop.it from: fortune.com Facebook for news content?  Maybe.  But as a primary news source? Probably … Continue reading

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