curation

Jul
28
Newsletter editors: the new newsroom power players

Newsletter editors: the new newsroom power players

The inexorable rise of newsletters – and the newsletter editor: Publishers are rediscovering that email newsletters are a reliable way to
1 min read
Mar
02
Twitter is revamping its custom timelines

Twitter is revamping its custom timelines

Twitter is revamping its custom timelines Twitter is making some changes to its embeddable custom timelines, a useful curation-and-publication tool:
1 min read
Jan
28
Commonplace Reading: curated reads for an indulgent weekend

Commonplace Reading: curated reads for an indulgent weekend

Would you like a selection of great online journalism to read at your leisure over the weekend? Well, that’s
1 min read
Jan
11

Meta-curating the death of David Bowie

Curation is the new obituary: 8 ways media outlets marked Bowie’s life and death Paul Bradshaw: The media’s
Dec
01
Why Apple created its News app

Why Apple created its News app

Apple’s Eddie Cue, speaking to CNN’s Brian Stelter: “We’ve only created the apps that we think everyone
1 min read
Oct
05
Curation begins where the algorithm ends

Curation begins where the algorithm ends

Jean-Louis Gassée: But ask a computer scientist for the meaning of meaning, for an algorithm that can extract the meaning
1 min read
Jul
01
Can Apple Music save a middle-aged man from the music of his youth?

Can Apple Music save a middle-aged man from the music of his youth?

Apple Music arrived last night, and with it Beats 1 – a new, global music channel. And I’m not just
4 min read
Feb
15

The role of blogs in the age of media overload

Fascinating read in the wake of Andrew Sullivan’s closure of The Dish, in which Ira Stoll explores the present
1 min read
Oct
27

Financial Times ups its morning e-mail game: FirstFT

Slightly baffling e-mail from the Financial Times press team this morning: Financial Times readers can now receive the FT’s
2 min read
Sep
01

Maria Popova of Brain Pickings on attention and journalism

Here’s a fascinating interview with Maria Popova, curator of the truly excellent Brain Pickings blog. Some choice highlights: I
1 min read