Margaret Sullivan / New York Times:
NYT Iraq coverage doesn't represent enough anti-intervention voices, relies too heavily on unnamed government sources — Covering New War, in Shadow of Old One — THE lead-up to the war in Iraq in 2003 was not The Times's finest hour. Some of the news reporting was flawed …
Discussion: @davidfolkenflik, @sulliview, @jayrosen_nyu, @stephenrodrick, @mlcalderone, Pressing Issues, @antderosa and The Huffington Post
David Folkenflik / @davidfolkenflik: Not just TV... MT @Sulliview: My take on complaints recent Iraq coverage & op-eds feature too many neocons and hawks. http://www.nytimes.com/...
Margaret Sullivan / @sulliview: Many NYT readers think recent Iraq coverage (and opinion articles) feature too many neocons and hawks. My read on it: http://www.nytimes.com/...
Jay Rosen / @jayrosen_nyu: Public editor asks if the Times is amplifying too much the voices of those who misled us about Iraq. Yes, she says. http://www.nytimes.com/...
Stephen Rodrick / @stephenrodrick: The correction on the NYT public editor's column on the paper being too pro-hawk is a doozy! http://www.nytimes.com/...
Michael Calderone / @mlcalderone: NYT once again amplifying voices of neocons and interventionists on Iraq: http://www.nytimes.com/...
Greg Mitchell / Pressing Issues: ‘Times’ Not Changing, Still Loves the Hawks?
Anthony De Rosa / @antderosa: The @NYTimes picks up where they left off with discredited 2003 #Iraq coverage http://www.nytimes.com/...
Catherine Taibi / The Huffington Post: New York Times Public Editor Criticizes Paper's Iraq Coverage
David Carr / New York Times:
For Email Newsletters, a Death Greatly Exaggerated — Here at the Media Equation, we pride ourselves on keeping our readers abreast of the newest technologies and approaches in reaching audiences. So it gives us great pleasure to reveal a radical publishing technology that is catching on in news media companies big and small.
Discussion: @rafat, @danshanoff, @msquinn, @ennisnyt and @raju
Rafat Ali / @rafat: For Email Newsletters, a Death Greatly Exaggerated http://www.nytimes.com/... << totally, email is the center of our business.
Dan Shanoff / @danshanoff: As a huge fan (and consumer) of email newsletters, loved seeing like-minded @carr2n capture the appeal: http://www.nytimes.com/...
Megan Quinn / @msquinn: “For Email, a Death Greatly Exaggerated” - the all-too-retro email newsletter is alive and well http://www.nytimes.com/...
Connor Ennis / @ennisnyt: When @carr2n wants to know what's going on, he (gasp!) checks his email http://www.nytimes.com/...
Raju Narisetti / @raju: Digital news startups discover what mainstream media has known for a while: email works well http://www.nytimes.com/... @carr2n in @nytimes
Joanne McNeil / Medium:
Some use TinyLetter's email newsletters to replace blogs, and lose discussion in the process — Tiny Letters to the Web We Miss — Something is missing from this blogger reunion in our inbox — It has been more than a decade since I last saw a web ring.
Discussion: @pud, @tealtan, @lauraolin, @robinsloan, @aarron, @mailchimp, @mattdpearce, @ftrain and @ftrain
Allen Tan / @tealtan: “I knew what a blog was in 2002, I knew what it was in 2008...Now, I have no idea what the word means any more.” http://medium.com/...
Laura Olin / @lauraolin: The DC Metro Blog Map = dying of nostalgia http://medium.com/... http://twitter.com/...
Robin Sloan / @robinsloan: This smartly-observed piece from @jomc http://medium.com/... doubles as a list of excellent (new) newsletters!
Aarron Walter / @aarron: “There's another reason why people are turning to newsletters to publish content now ...” —@jomc http://medium.com/...
@mailchimp: “TinyLetter isn't driving the content as much as it is driving the newsletter trend.” http://medium.com/...
Matt Pearce / @mattdpearce: Ah! Someone finally wrote about why everybody's writing newsletters. http://medium.com/...
Chet Kanojia / Aereo:
Aereo chooses to “pause its operations temporarily” following Supreme Court decision — A Letter to Our Consumers: Standing Together for Innovation, Progress and Technology - An Update on Aereo — “The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.”
Emily Steel / New York Times: After Supreme Court Ruling, Aereo's Rivals in TV Streaming Seize Opening
Eric Blattberg / VentureBeat: Aereo terminates service following Supreme Court ruling
Chet Kanojia / Forbes: Aereo Says It's Hitting Pause, But Not Going Away
Alex Weprin / Capital New York: After Supreme Court ruling, Aereo hits ‘pause’
@aereo: We have decided to pause our operations temporarily as we consult with the court and map out our next steps. http://blog.aereo.com/...
Steven Loeb / VatorNews: Aereo temporarily ceases operations after SCOTUS ruling
Michael Morisy / BetaBoston: Aereo shutting down its services before noon today
Martin Pengelly / Guardian: Aereo announces ‘pause’ in operations after supreme court rules it illegal
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom: Aereo suspends service, promises refunds to subscribers
Robert Sorokanich / Gizmodo: Aereo Will Shut Down Service at 11:30 AM EST Today
Eyder Peralta / WGBH News: Following High Court Decision, Aereo Suspends Operations
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider: Aereo Is Officially ‘Pausing’ Its Service Today After This Week's Disastrous Supreme Court Ruling
E. Alex Jung / New York Magazine: Aereo Stopped Working This Morning
Jon Russell / The Next Web: Aereo suspends its TV streaming service indefinitely, following Supreme Court ruling
Nick Mediati / TechHive: Aereo ‘temporarily’ ends service after Supreme Court ruling
George Stahl / Wall Street Journal: Aereo to Suspend Operations, Rethink Strategy
Devjyot Ghoshal / The Atlantic Online:
NYC's immigrant presses see substantial revenue from ads and strong subscriptions — Newspapers That Aren't Dying — There is no “digital first” strategy at 169-20 Hillside Avenue, a nondescript shop offering photo services, money transfers and video rentals in Jamaica, Queens.
Discussion: Personanondata, Capital New York and The Newspaper Guild
Benny Evangelista / San Francisco Chronicle:
GoPro, after robust IPO, seeks to become media distributor — GoPro, the camera maker whose customers have leaped from the edge of space, made a successful first-day jump Thursday into the world of publicly traded companies. But even though stock in the San Mateo company soared …
Brian Solomon / Forbes: Party On! GoPro Resumes Torrid Climb On Day 2 After IPO
Issie Lapowsky / Wired: Why GoPro's Success Isn't Really About the Cameras
Tanya Agrawal / Reuters: Action camera-maker GoPro makes picture-perfect debut
Jefferson Graham / USA Today: As GoPro goes public, what does the future hold?
Joseph Lichterman / Nieman Journalism Lab:
Missed a World Cup gooooooooooaaaaalll? A new Twitter bot will catch you up — It's the golden age of sports Twitter bots. — The New York Times now second-guesses NFL coaches' play calls in real time with @NYT4thDownBot. If you're flipping between NCAA tournament games, @NailbiterBot will let you know when a game gets tight.
Discussion: @xdamman and The Next Web
Wall Street Journal:
NBC in discussions with Dish over Dish's ad-skipping Hopper recorder, puts lawsuit on hold — NBC, Dish Talks Ease Tensions Over Ad-Skipping — Two-Year-Old Standoff With Broadcasters May Be Easing — Dish Network Corp. is in discussions with NBC over Dish's ad-skipping digital video recorder …
Dominic Rushe / Guardian:
Fox moves to use Aereo ruling against Dish streaming service — Fox has cited Wednesday's ruling - which found Aereo to be operating illegally - to bolster its claim against Dish — The clash with Fox centres on Dish's Dish Anywhere streaming service and its Hopper DVR ‘sideloading’ feature
Erik Gruenwedel / Home Media Magazine: Aereo TV Suspends Operations
Tom Merritt / @acedtect: Here's our first post-Aereo assault on consumer behavior http://www.theguardian.com/... Just a hop away from making slingbox illegal.
Mike Masnick / Techdirt: Even Hollywood Publications Are Concerned That Aereo Decision Kills Innovation And Harms Consumers
Mike Masnick / Techdirt: Aereo Fallout Begins: Fox Uses Ruling To Attack Dish's Mobile Streaming Service
Joe Flint / Los Angeles Times:
TV exec Lauren Zalaznick tries hand at news aggregation with LZ Sunday Paper for women in media and tech. — Lauren Zalaznick's career has included stints as a movie producer, marketing executive and cable network president. Now she can add newsletter editor to her resume.
Discussion: MediaWire Daily and Los Angeles Times
Jonathan Mahler / New York Times:
Case of James Risen, Times Reporter, Poses Dilemma for Justice Department — On Dec. 31, 2005, the C.I.A.'s acting general counsel, John A. Rizzo, received an urgent phone call from the White House about a chapter in James Risen's coming book, “State of War,” detailing a botched C.I.A. operation in Iran.
Discussion: @mschwirtz, @dankennedy_nu, @anonyops, @danieldrepper, @kenroth, @robertfaturechi, @nc5philwilliams and @tcarmody
Michael Schwirtz / @mschwirtz: Will the Obama Admin send a New York Times journalist to jail if he refuses to testify in a leak case? http://www.nytimes.com/...
Dan Kennedy / @dankennedy_nu: Time for Eric Holder to recognize that James Risen was serving the public interest: http://www.nytimes.com/...
@anonyops: “The C.I.A. refers possible leak cases to the DOJ on an almost weekly basis” - Risen: A test case for press freedom http://www.nytimes.com/...
Daniel Drepper / @danieldrepper: At #IRE14 all 1500 reporters stood up to show support for James Risen. Here is how the US government is fighting him: http://www.nytimes.com/...
Kenneth Roth / @kenroth: Leak investigations should focus on govt employees w/ duty not to disclose, not journalists holding govt to account. http://www.nytimes.com/...
Robert Faturechi / @robertfaturechi: “Give up everything I believe in - or go to jail” http://www.nytimes.com/...
Phil Williams / @nc5philwilliams: I stand with James Risen! #IRE14 http://www.nytimes.com/... #StandWithJames
Mohammed Ademo / Columbia Journalism Review:
Ethiopia reportedly fires 18 journalists from a state-run outlet — The quiet dismissal of some 10 percent of the station's journalists underscores the country's further descent into total media blackout — On June 25, when 18 journalists from Ethiopia's state-run Oromia Radio and Television Organization …