Serving the Twitter Elite

Twitter: Similar to how we help businesses make advertising simple and effective on Twitter, we occasionally build features that enable these public figures — verified users — to engage more easily with the world through Twitter. Interesting to see Twitter developing an…

From blogger to Bloomberg

Bloomberg has a new hire: Josh Topolsky, the co-founder of the technology website The Verge, will join Bloomberg as the editor of a series of online ventures it is introducing as part of a revamped journalism strategy. He’ll be…

Crowdfunding media diversity

An interesting RSA-backed initiative to increase diversity in the media: In order to address and to reverse decades of under-representation of ethnic minority voices in the media, the team at Media Diversified is running a crowdfunding campaign which you can…

Under threat: the movies of the 80s

Ah, the 1980s. Digital watches*. Shoulder pads. Big glasses. And great, if cheesy movies. Recent enough that our cultural record of it is safe, right? The movies of my teenage years are under threat. Actor James Woods writing for Den…

B2B publishers no more

From Patrick Smith’s Media Briefing e-mail a couple of weeks ago(it was two days after my daughter was born, so I was a bit too busy to read it back then 😉 ) : In this context, should I stop saying…