Jeff Sonderman / Poynter:
How to publish news and reach your audience when your website goes down — When the PBS website came under attack by hackers this weekend, the Newshour staff took to publishing its news transcripts and videos to Tumblr instead. A month earlier, a TV station in Tallahassee, Fla. …
Discussion: PBS NewsHour, Future of Journalism and Lost Remote
Greg Sandoval / CNET News:
Apple still wants films, TV shows for iCloud — Feature films could be part of Apple's iCloud launch next week. — In the past several weeks, Apple executives have stepped up their attempts to convince some of the major Hollywood film studios to issue licenses that would enable Apple …
Discussion: TechCrunch, Wall Street Journal, Apple, PC Magazine, MacRumors, SAI, AppleInsider, MacStories, Electronista and parislemon, more at Techmeme »
Lance Ulanoff / PC Magazine: Will Apple Redefine the Cloud?
Federico Viticci / MacStories: iCloud To Feature Films and TV Shows Too?
Bobbie Johnson / GigaOM:
Can Twitter Survive the British Privacy Onslaught? — What is it that the British have against Twitter's legal department? Not only did the company become embroiled in a legal controversy in Britain surrounding a court order gagging the press from naming soccer player Ryan Giggs as an alleged adulterer …
Discussion: Future of Journalism, Press Gazette and Guardian
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Vulnerable - After Tweetdeck purchase, is it now easier to sue Twitter in Britain?
Siobhain Butterworth / Guardian: Please explain the monkey business | Siobhain Butterworth
Greg Masters / American Journalism Review:
Leaning Forward — The peripatetic John Solomon explains his move from the Center for Public Integrity to Newsweek/The Daily Beast. Posted: Tue, May 31, 2011 — Greg Masters (email@example.com) is an AJR editorial assistant. — John Solomon speaks very quickly …
Lauren Indvik / Mashable!:
Men's & Women's Health Launch Search for Most Attractive Bodies on Facebook — Men's Health and Women's Health have launched a joint search for the fittest bodies to feature in their respective magazines — and they're doing so on Facebook. — From now until July 24 …
Alex Weprin / TVNewser:
‘Worst Persons’ Producer David Sarosi Tapped to Helm Current TV's ‘Countdown’ — Former MSNBC host and soon-to-be Current TV host Keith Olbermann has announced the production team for “Countdown.” — The show will be helmed by new executive producer David Sarosi.
Discussion: Broadcasting & Cable, Multichannel and On Media's Blog
Andrea Morabito / Broadcasting & Cable: Current TV Names EP of Olbermann's ‘Countdown’
Andrea Morabito / Multichannel: Current TV Names Sarosi EP Of Olbermann's ‘Countdown’
Keach Hagey / On Media's Blog: Keith Olbermann's new “Countdown” EP named
Lindsay Rubino / Broadcasting & Cable:
NBCU Promotes Schiller to EVP, Digital Media Sales — Newly created role oversees ad sales for Fandango, iVillage, DailyCandy, Swirl, Television Without Pity — Scott Schiller has been named executive vice president, digital media sales for NBCUniversal's entertainment & digital networks …
New York Times:
Retailers Offer Apps With a Catalog Feel — Mia Sara, 43, a Manhattan transplant in Los Angeles, misses window shopping in New York, but has found a replacement — shopping on her iPad. — “It's a reasonable facsimile of doing a little window shopping and maybe you stop in somewhere …
Brian Steinberg / AdAge:
News Corp.'s Hulu Hope: To Add More Commercials — Plan Is to Beef Up Inventory so Fox Can Sell Advertisers Richer Cross-platform Deals — Coming soon to Hulu: More ads? — As it negotiates its next contract with Hulu, News Corp. is pushing for the ability to run a greater number of ads …
Discussion: Mashable!, Media Buyer Planner, rbr.com and MediaPost
Staci D. Kramer / paidContent:
NYT Discounts iPad Access By 80 Percent For Lincoln Subs — The New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT) is pulling out the stops to build a base during the first year of its digital subscriptions. The latest: supplementing a marketing deal with Lincoln for free access to NYTimes.com and smartphones …
Jeff Sonderman / Poynter: New York Times offers iPad discount to Lincoln-sponsored subscribers
Gene Hoffman / AdAge:
How Online Advertising Turned Media Into a Race to the Lowest Common Denominator — The Need For Scale Means Niche Media Will Need Subscription Models to Survive — Late last year, Nick Denton posted a preview on Gizmodo of the now-known-to-be-controversial redesign of the Gawker family of sites.
Brian Morrissey / digiday:DAILY: Worth Reading: The Tragedy of Online Media
Lacey Rose / Hollywood Reporter:
Piers Morgan Tackles Summer Double Duty as 'America's Got Talent' Judge and CNN Host (Q&A) … Piers Morgan isn't lacking for air time. — Since taking over for long-time CNN host Larry King in January, the British journalist-turned-reality television personality has become a ubiquitous force …