C.J. Chivers / New York Times:
‘Restrepo’ Director Is Killed While Working in Libya — BENGHAZI, Libya — Tim Hetherington, the conflict photographer who was a director and producer of the film “Restrepo,” was killed in the besieged city of Misurata on Wednesday, and three photographers working beside him were wounded …
Discussion: Poynter, Washington Post, Raleigh News & Observer, CJR, Vanity Fair, ReadWriteWeb, New York Magazine, The Huffington Post, ABCNEWS, Reuters, The Big Picture, Online NewsHour, Lens, LA Observed, Runnin' Scared, CNN, On Media's Blog, The Atlantic Online, GalleyCat, Yahoo! News, Fox News, The New Yorker Blog, The New Yorker Blog, NY Daily News, Wall Street Journal, Globe and Mail, E! Online, Photography Blog, Stars & Stripes, Agence France Presse, The Huffington Post, Adweek, Mashable!, @andersoncooper, @acarvin, NationalJournal.com, Outside the Beltway, The Daily Beast, The Daily What, @carr2n, BlackBook Magazine …, HitFix, Riptide 2.0, Jon Slattery, MetaFilter, Change of Subject and THE GUN
Steve Myers / Poynter: Photojournalist Chris Hondros killed in Libya
Brookecain / Raleigh News & Observer: ‘Restrepo’ director killed in Libya
Joel Meares / CJR: Misinformation On Killed and Injured Photographers
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: A Final Tweet From the Front Lines: Tim Hetherington
Adam Pasick / New York Magazine: Photographer and Filmmaker Tim Hetherington Killed in Libya [Updated]
Joe Coscarelli / Runnin' Scared: Tim Hetherington, Restrepo Director and War Photographer, Killed in Libya
Keach Hagey / On Media's Blog: Reports: ‘Restrepo’ co-director killed in Libya
James Fallows / The Atlantic Online: To Honor Tim Hetherington
Joe Pompeo / Yahoo! News: Photojournalists killed in Libya
Jon Lee Anderson / The New Yorker Blog: Remembering Tim Hetherington
Whitney Johnson / The New Yorker Blog: In Memoriam: Tim Hetherington
Helen Kennedy / NY Daily News: ‘Restrepo’ filmmaker Tim Hetherington, Getty war photographer Chris Hondros killed in Libya: friends
Charles Levinson / Wall Street Journal: Director of ‘Restrepo’ Killed in Libya
Marcus Errico / E! Online: Oscar-Nominated Restrepo Director Killed in Libya
G.J. McCarthy / Photography Blog: Another horrible day for the photojournalism community
Jeff Schogol / Stars & Stripes: ‘Restrepo’ director killed in Libya
Lauren Indvik / Mashable!: Two Photojournalists Reportedly Killed in Libya [UPDATED]
Anderson Cooper / @andersoncooper: a friend and great photographer Tim Hetherington has been killed in Libya. The news is gutting. He was such a wonderful guy
Andy Carvin / @acarvin: I've decided to share the link of the video reportedly showing Guy Martin, Chris Hondros and Tim Hetheringto... (cont) http://deck.ly/~DyCz9
Doug Mataconis / Outside the Beltway: Restrepo Director Killed In Libya
Cheezburger Network / The Daily What: RIP: Tim Hetherington [UPDATED]
David Carr / @carr2n: Apar from being a brutually talented visual journalist, Tim Hethrington was a remarkable person. Kind, lovely, and always learning.
Gregory Ellwood / HitFix: ‘Restrepo’ director Tim Hetherington killed in Libya
Tim Elfrink / Riptide 2.0: Tim Hetherington, Director of Restrepo Doc About a South Florida Soldier's Death, Killed in Libya
Rangeboy / MetaFilter: Tim Hetherington Killed in Libya
Eric Zorn / Change of Subject: Gutsy film director killed in Libya
Glynnis MacNicol / The Wire:
Oscar Nominated Documentary Filmmaker And Photographer Killed In Libya* — *This post has been updated. — Oscar nominated director Tim Hetherington and Pulitzer Prize nominated photographer Chris Hondros were killed earlier today in Libya. Two other photographers were injured, one seriously.
Discussion: @vanityfair, Vanity Fair, Speakeasy, Mediaite, New York Times, Vanity Fair, @lexinyt, bjp-online.com, Guardian, @timhetherington, msnbc.com, Vanity Fair, nppa.org, The New Yorker Blog, Los Angeles Times, Poynter, Future of Journalism, The Informer, @joshuahersh, Screen Junkies, The A.V. Club, FishbowlNY and The Daily Caller
Vanity Fair / @vanityfair: Correction: Tim Hetherington's death has been confirmed. Chris Hondros remains in grave condition.
Mark Joyella / Mediaite: Report: U.S. Journalist Killed, Second Critically Wounded In Attack In Libya
David Friend / Vanity Fair: Tim Hetherington, 40, Killed in Libya
Lexi Mainland / @lexinyt: The AP has confirmed that war photographers @TimHetherington & @ChrisHondros were killed today in #Libya.
Simon Bainbridge / bjp-online.com: Two photographers said killed in Libya
Tim Hetherington / @timhetherington: In besieged Libyan city of Misrata. Indiscriminate shelling by Qaddafi forces. No sign of NATO.
Donald R. Winslow / nppa.org: Photographers Killed, Wounded In Libya
Amy Davidson / The New Yorker Blog: War Losses — I'll leave it to Jon Lee Anderson and Whitney Johnson …
Ned Parker / Los Angeles Times: Tim Hetherington, news photographer ‘Restrepo’ co-director, killed in Libya
Steve Myers / Poynter: ‘Restrepo’ director Tim Hetherington killed in Libya
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Misrata, Libya - Photographer Tim Hetherington was killed, Chris Hondros critically injured
Simone Wilson / The Informer: Tim Hetherington, Director of Oscar-Nominated War Doc ‘Restrepo,’ Killed in Libya
Joshua Hersh / @joshuahersh: I am devastated by the news about Chris Hondros and Tim Hetherington being killed in Libya. Had breakfast with Hondros every day in Egypt.
Wookie Johnson / Screen Junkies: R.I.P. Tim Hetherington
C.J. Chivers / The Daily Caller: ‘Restrepo’ director is killed in Libya
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
News.me, the iPad News Aggregator Blessed by Big Publishers, Gets Ready to Launch — News.me, Bit.ly's social news iPad app, was supposed to launch by the end of 2010. But developers didn't submit it for Apple's approval until about a month ago. — Now it looks as if News.me is just about ready for public consumption.
Discussion: MediaPost, INFOdocket, Poynter, Adweek, PC Magazine, Betabeat, Techland, Electronista, mocoNews, Yahoo! News, FishbowlNY, NewsGrange, eMedia Vitals, Garcia Media, Future of Journalism and Soup
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: The World Awaits News.me
Gary D. Price / INFOdocket: Overview/Intro: Trove.com, A New Personalized News Resource from the Washington Post Launches Public Beta
Steve Myers / Poynter: Personalized news biz heats up with Trove open to public and News.me on horizon
Adweek: News.me App Might Launch Soon Publisher-friendly aggregation service will curate stories linked …
Leslie Horn / PC Magazine: News.me iPad App Launches Thursday
Graeme McMillan / Techland: News.me Plans to Bring the News to (Dot) You
Ingrid Lunden / mocoNews: The Mobile Lowdown 04-20-11: Groupon; News.me; Digital Chocolate/Appitalism
Chris O'Shea / FishbowlNY: News.Me Inches Closer to Launch
Frederic Lardinois / NewsGrange: Three Tech Stories You Should Read Today: Hotmail in HTML5, News.Me, Obama and Facebook
Rob O'Regan / eMedia Vitals: News.me closer to launch?
Dr. Mario R. Garcia / Garcia Media: An Nahar: one week later follow up
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: bit.ly and New York Times R&D Lab - News.me soon to come, a social news experience
Jenna Wortham / Bits:
News.Me, Social News Service, Debuts for iPad — News.me, the long-awaited social news service developed in collaboration with Betaworks, a technology incubator, and The New York Times Company, is ready for its debut. — News.me is a newsfeed that uses artificial intelligence to monitor …
Discussion: GigaOM, Marco.org, Techi.com and NYConvergence.com, more at Techmeme »
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM: News.me and Trove Bring Us Closer to “The Daily Me”
Navneetalang / Techi.com: Will Flipboard Do To Magazines What Napster Did To Music?
Scott Rosenblum / NYConvergence.com: News.Me App to Launch Tomorrow for iPad Users
Amazon to Launch Library Lending for Kindle Books — Customers will be able to borrow Kindle books from over 11,000 local libraries to read on Kindle and free Kindle reading apps — Whispersyncing of notes, highlights and last page read to work for Kindle library books
Christina Bonnington / Gadget Lab: Amazon to Provide Library Lending for Kindle
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Amazon teams up with Overdrive for Kindle library lending
Vlad Savov / Engadget: Kindle Library Lending will let you take books out on your e-reader or Kindle app, launching in US this year
Audrey Watters / ReadWriteWeb: Check Out Library Books on Your Kindle
Christian Zibreg / 9 to 5 Mac: You'll be able to borrow Kindle books from 11,000 U.S. libraries, says Amazon
Martin Bryant / The Next Web: Amazon to launch Kindle library lending service
Martyn Daniels / Brave New World: Amazon Overdrive Potentially Lock Up Libraries
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / ZDNet: Amazon announces library lending for Kindle
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Amazon Kindle to support library lending; Closes gap with Sony, Barnes & Noble
Laura Northrup / The Consumerist: Library E-Books Finally Come To The Kindle
Tricia Duryee / eMoney: Check it Out: Amazon Will Add 11,000 U.S. Libraries to the Kindle
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
Amazon Launches Library Lending, But Who Owns the Books?
Amazon Launches Library Lending, But Who Owns the Books?
Discussion: paidContent, TechCrunch and Jacket Copy, Thanks:thibetian
Staci D. Kramer / paidContent: Amazon Plans To Add Kindle Library Lending Later This Year
Matt Burns / TechCrunch: Amazon Partnering With OverDrive To Bring Kindle Library Lending To 11,000 Libraries Across The US
Carolyn Kellogg / Jacket Copy: Amazon to offer Kindle library lending. Is there a catch?
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch:
The Washington Post Launches Trove, A Personalized Social News Site — The Washington Post Company this morning debuted its free, personalized, social news site and aggregator Trove in public beta. — First reported to be in the works and nearing launch by The Wall Street Journal in February 2011 …
Nathan Olivarez-Giles / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Washington Post launches Trove, a social-media news aggregation site
Dylan Stableford / The Wrap: Aggregator Wars: WaPo Launches ‘Trove’; NYT-Backed News.me on the Way
Cory Bergman / Lost Remote: Personal news site Trove launches, News.me up next
David Weigel / Weigel: Say Hello to Trove — I'm a big fan of Flipboard …
Matt Schneider / Mediaite: Washington Post Today Launches News Aggregation Website ‘Trove’
Phyllis Fine / MediaPost: Washington Post Debuts Social News Site Trove
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Washington Post launches Trove: a (Facebook driven) personalized news aggregator
Keach Hagey / On Media's Blog: WaPo launches ‘Pandora for news’
Trove / Facebook: A Welcome Letter From Don Graham
David Kaplan / paidContent:
Magazine Publishers Scramble To Streamline Their App Production — Magazine publishers are not only trying to pack more features and content into their apps—they're also trying to design for an ever-growing variety of devices and formats. The result is wreaking havoc with traditional print …
New York Post:
Condé Nast is making customers very app-y
Condé Nast is making customers very app-y
Discussion: Adweek, FishbowlNY and NYConvergence.com
Frances Martel / Mediaite:
Andrew Breitbart To Mediaite: Yes, He's After The ‘Institutional Right,’ Too — Andrew Breitbart isn't angry; he's just enlightened. That's the message of his contentiously-titled new book, Righteous Indignation, a work that may look and sound like the fruit of rage, but at its core …
Discussion: RealClearPolitics Video Log and Media Matters for America
Kat Stoeffel / New York Observer:
‘Glenn Beck Threw Me Under the Bus’: Breakfast with Andrew Breitbart
‘Glenn Beck Threw Me Under the Bus’: Breakfast with Andrew Breitbart
Discussion: Mediaite, New York Magazine, Media Matters for America and On Media's Blog
Colby Hall / Mediaite: Andrew Breitbart Blasts Alleged Bias Of MSNBC...While Promoting Book On MSNBC
Ben Dimiero / Media Matters for America: Breitbart: “Glenn Beck Threw Me Under The Bus” On Sherrod Story
Keach Hagey / On Media's Blog: Breitbart on Beck: ‘He threw me under the bus’
Nicholas Jackson / The Atlantic Online:
Gawker's Traffic Numbers Are Worse Than Anyone Anticipated — When Gawker launched an aggressive redesign back in early February, the tech blogs were waiting to see what would happen. How would readers respond? (The assumption was that the reaction would be negative …
Discussion: @nicknotned, Terry Heaton's PoMo Blog, The Awl and FishbowlNY, more at Techmeme »
Nick Denton / @nicknotned: In case of confusion: after a drop of about 25%, Gawker Media pageviews now more than halfway back. http://tinypic.com/r/919wma/7
Choire Sicha / The Awl: Gawker Media's Real Traffic
Ujala Sehgal / FishbowlNY: Nick Denton Fights Back Reports that Gawker Media's Traffic Has Plummeted Since Redesign
Justin Ellis / Nieman Journalism Lab:
The writing on the wall: Why news organizations are turning to outside moderators for help with comments — When a news organization decides to have someone else deal with their online comments, it's sometimes seen as waving the white flag or the equivalent of dumping a problem child at a boarding school.
Steve Myers / Poynter: News sites weigh disabling user comments on some stories
Matt DeRienzo / NewspaperTurnaround.Com:
Why our small-town daily is adding a full-time curator — We're adding a full-time curator position at The Register Citizen. — Jenny Golfin, whose duties have included morning shift web updating, social media management and reporting, will be devoted full-time to this new role.
Discussion: Knight Digital Media Center …
Ashley Parker / New York Times:
Covering (and Working for) Bloomberg — Henry Goldman writes his articles on a Bloomberg terminal. His paychecks are stamped Bloomberg L.P. His company ID badge: Bloomberg. And the subject of his stories? Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg. — Mr. Goldman is Bloomberg's man on Mr. Bloomberg.
Discussion: FishbowlNY and The Huffington Post
Chris O'Shea / FishbowlNY: Reporting on Bloomberg While Working for Him
Simon McCormack / The Huffington Post: How A Bloomberg News Reporter Covers Mayor Bloomberg
Nieman Journalism Lab:
Chasing pageviews with values: How the Christian Science Monitor has adjusted to a web-first, SEO'd world — Editor's note: At the International Symposium on Online Journalism earlier this month, one of my favorite papers presented was by Drury's Jonathan Groves and Carrie Brown-Smith of the University of Memphis.
New York Observer:
Sarah Douglas Named Culture Editor of ‘The New York Observer’ — Elizabeth Spiers announced this morning that Sarah Douglas has been named culture editor of The New York Observer. — Ms. Douglas is currently a staff writer at Art+Auction magazine and its affiliate web site, Artinfo.com.
Discussion: New York Magazine, FishbowlNY and mediabistro.com
Susannah Breslin / Pink Slipped:
How Your Journalism Sausage Gets Made, Part One … The other day, I came across a post by a young journalist and recent college grad advising other young journalists who are recent college grads on how to get hired for an online journalism job after graduating.
Jeff Bercovici / Mixed Media:
Surprising Straight Talk About the Politics of AOL-Huffpo — Image by Getty Images for AOL via @daylife — Arianna Huffington is skilled at staying on message like the former political candidate she is. So it's interesting, sometimes, to hear what people who aren't Huffington …
Discussion: On Media's Blog, Poynter and FishbowlNY
Burgess Everett / On Media's Blog: ‘Different home pages’ for AOL, HuffPo
Steve Myers / Poynter: HuffPo marketer: ‘AOL is more conservative than HuffPost’
Chris O'Shea / FishbowlNY: The Huffington Post: Liberal Leanings Will Continue
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
eBay Acquires Location-Based Media And Advertising Company WHERE — eBay has acquired location-based media company Where.com, the ecommerce giant tells us. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed and the acquisition is expected to close during the second quarter of 2011.
Discussion: VentureBeat, BostInnovation.com, MediaPost, GigaOM, Search Engine Land, ClickZ, mocoNews, Communications …, eMoney, PC Magazine, CNET News, MarketingVOX and AdAge, more at Techmeme »
Mikko Torikka / VentureBeat: eBay gets hyperlocal with acquisition of Where
Gregory Gomer / BostInnovation.com: Retail Giant Ebay Acquires Where for $135 Million
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: eBay Acquires Where, Ups Local, Mobile Commerce
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land: eBay Buys Location-Based Services Pioneer WHERE.com
Christopher Heine / ClickZ: eBay Purchase Shows ‘Where’ Deals Niche Is Heading
Tricia Duryee / eMoney: EBay Continues Shopping Spree with Acquisition of Where
Caroline McCarthy / CNET News: eBay acquires geolocation service Where
Steven I. Weiss / Slate:
A Baltimore Sun photographer who took a buyout, started a blog, and changed the photography business forever. … Like This Story … - Can Rich People Who Think They're Undertaxed Really Send the IRS Extra Money? - Christopher Hitchens' Advice to Kate Middleton …