Nieman Journalism Lab:
Newsstand, Reader, iCloud: 3 takeaways for the news business from today's Apple announcement — Today's new-product announcement at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference was, overall, a doozy. In addition to introducing the long-awaited OS X Lion and announcing a noteworthy Twitter integration …
Justin Lowery / Macgasm: Apple integrates Reader, Sync, Reading List, Full Tabbed Browsing functionality into Safari on iOS
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Apple Dev Conference: newsstand, reader, iCloud, what's next for news business?
Ingrid Lunden / paidContent: iCloud: Just A Lot Of Hot Air When It Comes To Streaming?
Rex Hammock / Rex Hammock's RexBlog.com: Why it might be okay to whistle past the graveyard with Instapaper's creator
Carmine Gallo / Forbes.com: Steve Jobs's Twitter-Friendly Headlines
Mike Masnick / Techdirt: Oh Look, Apple Copies Android, And That's Not A Bad Thing
Publishing Executive E-media News: Apple's New ‘Newsstand’ Feature Creates Direct Line to Magazine Audience
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD:
Apple Flatters Instapaper. Did It Kill It? … Instapaper developer Marco Arment, via Twitter, shortly after Apple announced “Reading List”, a new iOS 5 feature that appears to closely mirror the features in Arment's popular iOS app. The silver lining, per Arment: “At least they're hitting a lot of other apps too.
Discussion: Marco.org, GigaOM, @marcoarment, Future of Journalism, TechCrunch, Pocket-lint, paidContent, ReadWriteWeb and Betabeat, more at Techmeme »
Marco Arment / @marcoarment: S**t.
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Apple's Reader offers features to kill Instapaper, Readability, Read It Later
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch: Live From Apple's WWDC 2011 Keynote
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: Apple Mac OS X Lion: What's new?
Laura Hazard Owen / paidContent: Apple Says Over 130 Million E-Books Downloaded, Up 30 Percent Since March
Audrey Watters / ReadWriteWeb: iOS 5 Explained: The New Features & The Implications of Apple's Latest Mobile OS
Ben Popper / Betabeat: Apple Eats the Ecosystem but Cuddles up to Twitter
iPhone Download Blog:
Newsstand Brings Newspapers and Magazines Directly to Your iPhone Courtesy of iOS 5 — The second big iOS 5 enhancement announced at the 2011 WWDC was none other than Newsstand — a method to directly access magazines and newspaper content from your iPhone.
Discussion: TechCrunch, Macgasm, AllThingsD, GigaOM, Digits, MacStories, Ars Technica, Cult of Mac, TiPb, BGR, Gizmodo, Gadget Lab and FT Tech Hub, more at Techmeme »
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch: The iPad is For Reading: Apple Will Introduce Its Own Newsstand In iOS 5
Ina Fried / AllThingsD: Apple: IOS 5 to Offer Improved Browsing, Notifications, Twitter Integration, 197 Other Features
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM: Apple tries to tighten its grip on media with Newsstand
Jennifer Valentino-DeVries / Digits: Live Blog: Apple's Unveiling of iCloud
Jacqui Cheng / Ars Technica: Liveblog: WWDC 2011 keynote on June 6
Andrew Wray / TiPb: iOS 5 to include ‘Newsstand’ for magazines and newspaper
Jonathan S. Geller / BGR: Apple iOS 5 is a monster: new notifications, News Stand, Twitter, iMessage, more!
Jesus Diaz / Gizmodo: iOS 5: The Top 10 New Features
Brian X. Chen / Gadget Lab: Apple Snips the Cord on iTunes, Reveals iCloud Strategy
Richard Waters / FT Tech Hub: Apple: iCloud and more — Apple has already won approval …
Chris Cuomo / ABCNEWS:
Rep. Anthony Weiner: ‘The Picture Was of Me and I Sent It’ — Rep. Anthony Weiner of New York said today he has engaged in “several inappropriate” electronic relationships with six women over three years, and that he has publicly lied about a photo of himself sent over Twitter to a college student in Seattle over a week ago.
Discussion: Big Government, Gawker, The Politico, City Room, The Atlantic Wire, Big Government, RADAR, City Room, Mediaite, The Politico, @huffingtonpost, TVNewser, The Daily Beast, Runnin' Scared, Hot Air, Joe Report, Forbes.com, TPMDC, Patterico's Pontifications, Guardian, NPR, The New Yorker Blog, Washington Post, Gothamist, The Not-So Private Parts, Poynter, The Note, New York Magazine and TIME.com, more at Techmeme »
Meagan Broussard / Big Government: My Story — My name is Meagan Broussard. I am 26 years old.
Adrian Chen / Gawker: Anthony Weiner Is Your New Topless Congressman
John Bresnahan / The Politico: Nancy Pelosi calls for Anthony Weiner ethics inquiry
Andrew Breitbart / Big Government: Déjà Vu: Another Congressman Bares Naked Torso (and More) for Online Pal
Frances Martel / Mediaite: Sean Hannity To Interview Rep. Weiner Photo Recipient Meagan Broussard Tomorrow
Jennifer Epstein / The Politico: Report: Shirtless Anthony Weiner photo sent
Huffington / @huffingtonpost: LIVE VIDEO: Andrew Breitbart takes over at Anthony Weiner press conference http://huff.to/lgT8eD
Alex Weprin / TVNewser: ABC News Busts Open Anthony Weiner Story, with Help From Andrew Breitbart and their Checkbook
Joe Coscarelli / Runnin' Scared: Anthony Weiner Sent ‘Intimate’ Photos to Another Woman; Andrew Breitbart's Big Government Revealing Them Slowly
Allahpundit / Hot Air: Matthews: Hey, maybe Weiner's wife is partly responsible
Kiri Blakeley / Forbes.com: Weiner Confesses All: “I Won't Use Twitter The Same Way, That's For Sure”
Aaron Worthing / Patterico's Pontifications: Weiner Presser at Four (Update: Weiner Admits Much of It)
Chris Cillizza / Washington Post: Anthony Weiner admits he sent photo, but won't resign
Garth Johnston / Gothamist: Weinergate: Topless Weiner Now, “Extremely Graphic” Weiner To Come?
Kashmir Hill / The Not-So Private Parts: Anthony Weiner Comes Clean About Dirty Photos And Phone Calls
Julie Moos / Poynter: Weiner: 'We shouldn't release photos to satisfy the morbid curiosity of conspiracy theorists'
Joe Coscarelli / Runnin' Scared:
Andrew Breitbart of Big Government Hijacks Anthony Weiner Press Conference
Andrew Breitbart of Big Government Hijacks Anthony Weiner Press Conference
Frances Martel / Mediaite: Newlywed Advice: How The Clintons May Be Counseling Rep. Weiner And Huma Abedin
Andrew Breitbart / Big Government: ‘Me and the pussys’: Weiner Sends Intimate Home Pic; Apparently Relishes Double Entendres, Too
@fishbowldc: Apparently @RepWeiner's people ran down hall to warn Weiner that Breitbart had hijacked his press conf.
Erick Erickson / @ewerickson: I'm curious to see the newest Daily Kos theory explaining how Anthony Weiner's twitter stream was hacked by conservatives.
@fishbowldc: Who paid for this press conference and why was Breitbart allowed to take the podium? #weinergate
Michael Calderone / @mlcalderone: Fox News now carrying Breitbart live; CNN and MSNBC aren't
Anthony De Rosa / @antderosa: So did @RepWeiner set up this press conference or not?
Michael Calderone / @mlcalderone: NY1 isn't airing @AndrewBreitbart at podium — Errol Lewis says they're not “aiding and abetting these kind of pranks”
Jason Mcintyre / @thebiglead: Weiner said he's had “inappropriate communications” with women on twitter/facebook/email over the last 3 years. He's not resigning, though
Lisa Desjardins / @lisadcnn: NOW - This is a twist: Andrew Breitbart at podium set up for Anthony Weiner. Blogger Breitbart calls it “coincidence” that he's there.
Sam Gustin / @samgustin: Just out of curiosity, how is it possible for some random (OK, not so random) dude to take over a US Congressman's presser?
Etan Horowitz / @etanowitz: Crazy that @twitter would lead to a Clinton-esque confession from a congressman. Surreal press conference on now.
John Koblin / @koblin: We are now 11 mins late on the Weiner presser! What happens when he comes out??
Andrea Stone / @andreastonez: Check out @HuffingtonPost: LIVE VIDEO: Andrew Breitbart takes over at Anthony Weiner press conference http://huff.to/lgT8eD
Maggie Haberman / @maghabepolitico: Tweeps, this is a real Anthony Weiner presser. We were not punked into covering Breitbart
Joseph Weisenthal / @thestalwart: Andrew Breitbart = Genius. It figures, since he trained under the best, Matt Drudge. Has the student surpassed the master?
Cory Bergman / Lost Remote:
Live TV, YouTube, Bing coming to Xbox Live — Updated: Xbox took another big step today in its quest to become the social TV hub of your living room. Xbox Live's Marc Whitten announced a bevy of new features at E3 for Kinect-enabled systems. “We believe TV is more amazing when you're the controller …
Discussion: Microsoft, AllThingsD, Future of Journalism, Home Media Magazine, ZDNet, Light Reading, Search Engine Land, Pocket-lint and GigaOM, more at Techmeme »
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Microsoft: Live TV, YouTube, Bing coming to Xbox Live
Chris Tribbey / Home Media Magazine: Live TV Coming to Xbox
Ricardo Bilton / ZDNet: Microsoft brings voice-controlled Bing search to the Xbox, but will anyone use it?
Jeff Baumgartner / Light Reading: Xbox 360 to Stream Live TV
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land: Bing Voice Search Coming To Xbox
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: Kinect Fun Labs brings the dev world to your living room
Ryan Lawler / GigaOM: Microsoft brings Bing, YouTube and live TV to Xbox Live
Amir Efrati / Digits:
Online Ads: Where 1,240 Companies Fit In — Online advertising is a remarkably complex field. Terence Kawaja has a new way for potential investors to visualize it. — The market involves hundreds of small and large companies that help advertisers reach consumers and help website publishers …
Emily Steel / Wall Street Journal:
Pulling Out Weeds Online
Pulling Out Weeds Online
Janko Roettgers / GigaOM:
Movie & TV streams still missing from Apple's iCloud — Here's one feature you won't find in Apple's new iCloud service: video syncing. The cloud-based media storage service introduced at Apple's WWDC conference in San Francisco on Monday offers the ability to sync your personal music library …
Discussion: VentureBeat, Bits, ZDNet, Hillicon Valley and CNET News, more at Techmeme »
Sean Ludwig / VentureBeat: Apple officially announces iCloud storage service
Miguel Helft / Bits: Live Blogging Apple's iCloud Announcement
Jason Perlow / ZDNet: Dragons in the Cloud: Apple, Google, Amazon and Microsoft
Gautham Nagesh / Hillicon Valley: Apple unveils software updates for ‘post PC world’
Marguerite Reardon / CNET News: Apple's iCloud and what it means for wireless data service
Debbie Galant / Baristanet:
Coffee With ... David Carr — In a town full of media stars, David Carr still stands out. Media columnist for The New York Times, Carr is also a prolific Tweeter with 324,431 followers and a Klout score of 66. In 2008, he came out with a memoir about his years as an alcoholic and drug addict …
Discussion: New York Magazine, Talking Biz News, The Wire and Poynter
Chris Rovzar / New York Magazine: David Carr to Bill Keller: Why Do You Want to Become the Conscience of the Media?
Chris Roush / Talking Biz News: Covering old media with new media
Noah Davis / The Wire: New New York Times Editor Not ‘Self Important’ Enough To Star In NYT Documentary
Jim Romenesko / Poynter: Carr: ‘I am never ever embarrassed about Bill Keller’
Katie Couric Joins Disney/ABC for 2012 Talk Show; ABC News President Welcomes Couric to News Division — ABC News President Ben Sherwood sent the following email to ABC News staff: — I'm pleased to share important news: Anne Sweeney is announcing at this hour that Katie Couric will join …
David Goetzl / MediaPost: Can We Talk? Couric Heads To ABC
Michael Malone / Broadcasting & Cable: Stations See Ghost of Jane Pauley in Couric Daytime Show
Howard Kurtz / The Daily Beast: Katie Couric and Jeff Zucker Reunite at ABC
Phil Rosenthal / Tower Ticker: Katie Couric's Disney-ABC deal gives her 3 p.m. WLS-Ch. 7 slot in fall '12
Keach Hagey / On Media's Blog: Katie Couric joins ABC
Chris Rovzar / New York Magazine: ABC Announces Couric Show
Bill Carter / New York Times: For Couric, ABC's Pitch Proved Best
Jillian C. York / Global Voices:
Syria: ‘Gay Girl in Damascus’ Seized — Amina Arraf has seen a quick rise to fame. Blogging pseudonymously, as Amina Abdullah, she writes about politics, the recent uprising, and being a lesbian in Syria. A dual citizen of the United States and Syria, her powerful words have shown …
Discussion: The Daily Dish
Andrew Sullivan / The Daily Dish: The Evil In Damascus, Ctd
Alex Weprin / TVNewser:
Ali Velshi to Anchor 5 AM Show on CNN — Exclusive: CNN is planning to launch a new 5 AM program to be anchored by Ali Velshi, sources familiar with the matter tell TVNewser. — A name and launch date have not been set, but it will likely launch at the end of June or early July.
Discussion: FishbowlDC, 10,000 Words, Inside Cable News and eBookNewser
Betsy Rothstein / FishbowlDC: The Cable Networks During Weiner Confessional
Ben LaMothe / 10,000 Words: How To Sell Your Boss On The Value Of Social Media
Nate Hoffelder / eBookNewser: Lendink.com Has Been Sold — The eBook lending site Lendink …
Bill Keller: The Esquire Exit Interview, with Scott Raab — In Bill Keller's office at the New York Times Building, June 3, the day after he announced his retirement as executive editor. — SCOTT RAAB: Ready to share your dating tips now? — BILL KELLER: I don't have dating tips.
Hamilton Nolan / Gawker: Does Jill Abramson Have a Weird Accent?
Noah Davis / The Wire: BILL KELLER: Actually, I'm A ‘New-Media Pioneer’
Matylda Czarnecka / Poynter:
7 reasons why journalists make good entrepreneurs — Recently, there has been an increase in journalists pursuing entrepreneurial opportunities. Some have gone in full-force and found ways to build their ideas, while others have hesitated, questioning whether their media background makes them suitable entrepreneurs.
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
Why newspaper paywalls are still a bad idea — Media industry research shows that more and more newspapers are implementing paywalls, possibly inspired by the launch of a “metered” wall at the New York Times earlier this year. Frederic Filloux argues in a blog post at The Monday Note …
Discussion: Editors Weblog and Strange Attractor, Thanks:suranga_blinkx
Florence Pichon / Editors Weblog: Newspaper paywalls: When metered works, and when it doesn't
Betsy Rothstein / FishbowlDC:
PROFILE: NBC Chuck Todd's Solo Act — NBC News Political Director and Chief White House Correspondent Chuck Todd is a real charmer. In some respects. “You know, I'm never crazy about it to be honest,” he says at the onset of our phone interview late last week when I ask if he likes …
Chris Ariens / TVNewser: Chuck Todd had a Fonzi Cup
Justin Ellis / Nieman Journalism Lab:
The Quora effect? Hacks/Hackers weighs the future of the niche Q&A — The broad goal of Hacks/Hackers is to connect journalists and programmers so they can learn from each other. So it made sense for the group to provide, in addition to in-person meetups and hackathons …
Chris Rovzar / New York Magazine:
Paul Begala to Join Newsweek — This week's Daily Intel-style Newsweek cover, in which Mitt Romney's head is Photoshopped onto the body of Elder Price from Book of Mormon. — Political commentator and Democratic strategist Paul Begala has joined Newsweek and Daily Beast as a columnist.
Discussion: FishbowlNY and mediabistro.com
Ujala Sehgal / FishbowlNY: Paul Begala Joins Newsweek as a Columnist