Check out Mini-Mediagazer for simple mobiles or Mediagazer Mobile for modern smartphones.
10:45 AM ET, April 5, 2010

Mediagazer

 Top News: 
Stephanie Clifford / New York Times:
David Remnick Makes It Look Easy at The New Yorker  —  David Remnick, the editor of The New Yorker, is not one to waste an opportunity.  After attending John Updike's funeral in Massachusetts in February of last year, he stopped by Harvard Law School to interview some of President Obama's old professors.
Gail Shister / TVNewser:
MSNBC Could Keep David Shuster Off the Air Indefinately  —  MSNBC bad boy David Shuster may be on his third strike.  —  Shuster won't be on the air today for his 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. shows, according to MSNBC insiders.  Whether he returns before his contract expires in December is up for debate.
Brian Stelter / New York Times:
At Snopes, a Quest to Debunk Misinformation Online  —  It is one of the paradoxes of the Internet.  —  Along with the freest access to knowledge the world has ever seen comes a staggering amount of untruth, from imagined threats on health care to too-easy-to-be-true ways to earn money by forwarding an e-mail message to 10 friends.
Discussion: Gawker
Kevin / Strange Attractor:
iPad app pricing: A last act of insanity by delusional content companies  —  Looking at the iPad app rollout, you can easily separate the digital wheat from the chaff in the content industries, and you can see those who are developing digital businesses and those who are trying to protect print margins …
Discussion: Online, Fast Company and broadstuff
Mike Shields / Mediaweek:
Web Publishers, Ad Nets at Odds  —  Publishers accuse ad nets of pitching what's not theirs  —  Recently, an advertiser received details on an online ad campaign delivered by the ad network interCLICK.  The site list seemed ideal for the client's financial professionals target: Bloomberg.com …
Rafat Ali / paidContent:
iPad Day One: Charts Show Big Media Mostly Playing In Free Apps, Not Paid  —  So day one of iPad launch almost over—though West Coast's still in full swing—no estimates on how many iPads have sold, but it is instructive to see how the charts for iPad apps are doing.
Stephanie Clifford / New York Times:
Branding Deals Come Early in the Filmmaking Process  —  LOS ANGELES — Jordan Yospe had some notes on the script for “The 28th Amendment,” a thriller about a president and a rogue Special Forces agent on the run.  Some of the White House scenes were not detailed enough, Mr. Yospe thought.
Discussion: New York Magazine
Chris Roush / Talking Biz News:
Apple tried to prevent hiring of tech writer by Newsweek  —  Newsweek tech writer Dan Lyons was on “Reliable Sources” on Sunday morning talking about the coverage of Apple's new iPad and revealed that the company has not been happy with him for quite some time.  —  Here is an excerpt from the transcript:
Discussion: paidContent, CrunchGear, Gawker and CNN
John Temple / TEMPLE TALK:
The first week at Peer News  —  I shared my story of the first day of our start-up news service in Honolulu last week.  But then the week got away from me and I didn't have a chance to serve up any impressions from the rest of the week.  —  First, you know how people sometimes complain …
Glen Dickson / Broadcasting & Cable:
BitCentral Wins Large Gannett Deal  —  Will provide Precis and Oasis servers across station group  —  BitCentral, whose low-cost Precis new production servers and Oasis content sharing systems have gained favor with station groups like Raycom as well as big-market stations like WCBS New York …
Kevin Anderson / Guardian:
Aggregators help media professionals keep on top of digital content trends  —  Popurls are among the ways to stay tuned to the internet buzz  —  The internet is not like trying to drink from a firehose but rather like trying to drink from Niagara Falls.  For any media professional trying …
Eric Pfanner / New York Times:
In Britain, a Laboratory for Newsprint's Future  —  PARIS — Only days after News Corp. announced plans to start charging online readers of The Times of London and its Sunday sibling, a so-called pay wall came down last week at The Southern Reporter in Selkirk, Scotland.
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of Mediagazer at 10:45 AM ET, April 5, 2010.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
Mediagazer: site main
Mediagazer River: reverse chronological Mediagazer
Mediagazer Mobile: for phones
Mediagazer Leaderboard: Mediagazer's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
Mediagazer RSS feed
Mediagazer on Twitter
 
 
 More News: 
Eric Pfanner / New York Times:
Investigative Bureau Tries to Make Up for British News Cutbacks
AdAge:
Just How Much Saving of the Media Does the IPad Need to Do?
Ben Goldberger / New York Times:
For Some Aspiring Political Broadcasters, Breaking the Law Does Pay
 Earlier Picks: 
Martyn Daniels / Brave New World:
HarperStudio RIP  —  Scribd have posted an internal letter …
Jason Boog / GalleyCat:
Amazon Includes Disclaimer on eBooks Priced by Agency Model