This Week’s Headlines: Tablets, Spot.Us & Warren Buffett

This week’s headlines show that despite the naysayers, there are a few bright spots in the news industry, particularly tablets. And across the pond, a German publisher and journalists face defamation charges over a satirical cover image.

Hearst: We’ll Have…

Crowdfunding Journalism on Spot.Us

rasslin debris

When environmental journalist and recent Stanford grad Lindsey Hoshaw had the chance to cover the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a vast accumulation of garbage floating in the ocean, for The New York Times, she knew the three-week reporting trip would…

Is @ACarvin the First Twitter Anchor? Is NYT’s Paywall Model Like NPR + Spot.Us? When is the Best Time to Tweet?


Today, we’ve compiled some interesting and debate-worthy topics from across the internet. Spot.Us founder David Cohn digs deeper into the New York Times paywall discussion and Neiman Labs has the real story behind what and when we tweet. Technosociology discusses…