This Week’s Headlines: Nook Potentially Spins Off, St. Petersburg Times Gets a New Name

We’re less than a week into 2012, but the year is already off to an eventful start with the Iowa caucuses and Yahoo!’s new chief executive. Here’s a look at the week’s journalism and publishing headlines:

Poynter’s paper publishes first…

Woodward & Bernstein Talk 21st Century Investigative Journalism, AP Strikes a Temporary Labor Truce, and Jeff Jarvis Talks Tough on News


For today’s buffet of media news, we have a behind the scenes look at NBC’s Brian Williams, who can crack a joke and break a story at the same time. We also have Jeff Jarvis’ piece on how to save…

Daily Dose: Writing Tips from New York Times’ Frank Bruni, 10 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Safe + More


For today’s cornucopia of journalism tips and news, we have the esteemed Frank Bruni disclosing his writing secrets, and the “Craig” of Craig’s List talks about his new effort to support journalists and article writers.
We also get 10 tips…