David Carr / New York Times:
Media Equation: Brian Williams Adds Newsmagazine to His Portfolio — There is something disconcerting about seeing Brian Williams sitting in front of the television. — At his apartment in New York last Thursday night, he fussed with the remote, scanned CNN and checked the local news …
Laura Locke / CNET News:
Flipboard editorial chief on how magazines are flipping out (Q&A) — Flipboard's editorial director, Josh Quittner — Veteran Time Inc. journalist Josh Quittner completed his defection from print media by joining Silicon Valley startup Flipboard—the popular social-magazine app for the iPad—this past July.
Discussion: TeleRead and PC Magazine
Chris Meadows / TeleRead: Editorial director Josh Quittner talks about Flipboard
David Murphy / PC Magazine: USA Today Debuts on Flipboard
Jennifer Preston / Media Decoder:
Social Media Gives Wall Street Protests a Global Reach — With cell phones and social media tools, protesters provided live updates, photos and videos from the dozens of demonstrations held around the world on Saturday as part of the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Nicholas D. Kristof / New York Times: America's ‘Primal Scream’
Abdul Reza Shahlai / Washington Post: Occupy Wall Street protests go global
Kenneth Rapoza / Forbes: Global ‘Occupy’ Protests Lead To Violence In Rome, Arrests In Chicago
Christopher Rosen / The Moviefone Blog: Hulk Mark Ruffalo Supports Occupy Wall Street, Says Protests Are Close to ‘True Direct Democracy’
Amy Davidson / The New Yorker Blog: Two, Three, Many Wall Streets
Adrianne Jeffries / The New York Observer: Liveblogging the Occupy Wall Street Times Square March
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: OccupyWallStreet - Overview: social media gives Wall Street protests a global reach
Tom Watson / My Dirty Life & Times: The Entrepreneurs of #OccupyWallStreet
Eric Pfanner / New York Times:
Court Orders French Cop-Watching Site Blocked — PARIS — A court here has ruled that French Internet service providers must block access to a Web site that shows pictures and videos of police officers arresting suspects, taunting protesters and allegedly committing acts of violence against members of ethnic minorities.
Discussion: Future of Journalism
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Paris - French court orders cop-watching site blocked
Harvey Araton / New York Times:
Cathartic Stories and Deep Loss at Mainland Regional High School — LINWOOD, N.J. — When Larry Lhulier succeeded in a campaign to revive a journalism class at Mainland Regional High School this fall, he couldn't have imagined that the biggest story in the 50-year history of the school would unfold before the first class was even held.
Rachel McAthy / Journalism.co.uk:
NYT.com: ‘incredibly surprising’ growth in unique users — Assistant managing editor Jim Roberts reveals 2.3% year-on-year increase in unique users despite introduction of digital subscriptions earlier this year — The New York Times, where a ‘leaky paywall’ allows a certain number …
Discussion: AdExchanger.com and blogs.journalism.co.uk
Rachel McAthy / Journalism.co.uk:
wef11: ‘Publishers need to focus on quality journalism on all platforms’ — Opening the World Editors Forum in Vienna today, Dr Hans Gasser, president of Austrian Newspaper Association, paid tribute to the country's newspaper market, calling on journalists to meet industry challenges with innovation.
Glyn Moody / Techdirt:
Does Amazon Want to Monopolize The Entire Publishing Chain? — The launch of Amazon's Kindle Fire at a price well below expectations has naturally focused people's attention on the e-book side of Amazon's operations, and the likely effect of the extended Kindle family on other publishers trying to go digital.
John Koblin / WWD.COM:
Publishers Optimistic About Tablet Business — Barnes and Noble Nook Barnes and Noble's Nook. Photo By Courtesy Photo Most Recent Articles On Publishing Lisa Belkin Heads to HuffPo The Progression of Preppy Style A Letter from the Editor More Articles By John Koblin TABLET TALK …
Jon Vidar / MediaShift Idea Lab:
How Tiziano Project Beat CNN and NPR in the New Journalism Paradigm — “The next category is Community Collaboration,” says the emcee as we slowly sink down in our seats at the Online Journalism Awards. We're resigned to defeat against our formidable competition, which includes both CNN …
Politico scandal: Kendra Marr and the go-go journalism culture — Just last week, Politico Pro editor Tim Grieve sent one of those rah-rah e-mails to his staff. Here's what it said, in part: … Or second, in the case of some recent work by Politico Pro's Kendra Marr …
Discussion: Felix Salmon, Poynter, Future of Journalism, Kirk LaPointe's …, Media Decoder and Washington Post
Steffen Konrath / Future of Journalism: Jack Shafer: How to think about plagiarism
Kirk LaPointe's themediamanager.com: Jack Shafer of Reuters on how to deal with plagiarism in the newsroom
Tanzina Vega / Media Decoder: Politico Reporter Resigns Amid Plagiarism Allegations
Laura Hazard Owen / paidContent:
University Presses Get Into E-Singles, Starting With Princeton Shorts — Princeton University Press appears to be the first university press to join the e-singles game. On November 9, the press will launch Princeton Shorts, a series of nonfiction e-singles consisting of selections from previously published books.