Alastair Reid / Journalism.co.uk:
Guardian forms new editorial teams to enhance digital output — Visual journalism, data journalism and audience development teams are all being restructured under plans from new executive editor for digital Aron Pilhofer — Credit: Michael Bruntonspall on Flickr. Some rights reserved
Discussion: @tylrfishr, @brianboyer, @editoryp_yep, @niemanlab and Capital New York
Tyler Fisher / @tylrfishr: Here's @pilhofer on why @nprviz is a pretty special thing. http://www.journalism.co.uk/ ... http://twitter.com/...
Brian Boyer / @brianboyer: Super geeked for @pilhofer and company. Go Guardian Visuals! http://www.journalism.co.uk/ ...
Jeremy Clifford / @editoryp_yep: Another take on another changing newsroom model. I get a real sense the whole industry is on the move @ashleyhi http://www.journalism.co.uk/ ...
@niemanlab: Aron Pilhofer says NPR's organizational structure was a major influence in reorganizing Guardian Visuals http://www.journalism.co.uk/ ...
Jeremy Barr / Capital New York: Guardian U.S. names Ruth Spencer managing editor
Alex Weprin / Capital New York:
Nielsen says it has issued faulty ratings data since March — Nielsen, which controls almost all of the television ratings measurement market, says that a technical error resulted in the company issuing incorrect TV ratings for national broadcast networks. — The error was introduced in March …
Discussion: TVNewser, Variety, Hollywood Reporter, Bloomberg, Broadcasting & Cable, The Wrap, Deadline, Mediaite, AdAge, Gawker, The Huffington Post, NBC News, ABC News, Vox and The Week
Chris Ariens / TVNewser: Did ABC Benefit From Nielsen Errors?
Brian Steinberg / Variety: Nielsen Mea Culpa: Ratings for Broadcast, Syndicated Shows Inaccurate Since March
Michael O'Connell / Hollywood Reporter: Nielsen Admits Glitch Inflated Fall Premiere Ratings
Tony Maglio / The Wrap: Nielsen Admits ‘Technical’ Screwup Has Impacted Network TV Ratings Since March
David Lieberman / Deadline: Nielsen Says Software Glitch Subtly Skewed TV Ratings Since March
Andrew Desiderio / Mediaite: Nielsen Admits to Issuing Some Faulty Ratings Since March
Jeanine Poggi / AdAge: Nielsen Admits Error That May Have Impacted Fall Program Ratings
Aleksander Chan / Gawker: Nielsen: We've Been Getting TV Ratings Wrong Since March
Catherine Taibi / The Huffington Post: Nielsen Says ‘Technical Error’ Led To Months Of Incorrect TV Ratings Data
Kelsey McKinney / Vox: Nielsen admits its past six months of TV ratings are wrong
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Nielsen Says It Screwed Up - But Its Fix Won't Help TV's Real Ratings Problems — Good news for the TV guys: Nielsen says its recent ratings, which have shown a worrisome slide for programmers, are wrong, and it's going to fix them. — Bad news for the TV guys: Nielsen says its fix won't fix that slide.
Matt Zapotosky / Washington Post:
Prosecutors suggest they will still subpoena New York Times reporter James Risen in leak case — Federal prosecutors hinted Friday that they still intend to subpoena a New York Times reporter to testify in their case against a former CIA agent accused of being one of his sources …
Josh Gerstein / Politico: James Risen subpoena faces new review
Box Office Mojo Absorbed Into IMDb.com — Box Office Mojo website has been shut down, as the site currently redirects to IMDb. — Box Office Mojo was acquired by IMDb in 2008 and seems to have been absorbed by its parent company, which itself is owned by Amazon.
Discussion: Variety and New York Times
Dave McNary / Variety: Box Office Mojo Site Disappears Into IMDb
Michael Cieply / New York Times: With a Click, the Data Site Box Office Mojo Disappears
Attila Mong / Committee to Protect Journalists:
Amid government crackdown, Hungary's journalists look for new ways to work — “They raided our offices as if we were mobsters. The irony of the situation is that the Hungarian police rarely raid mobsters with such force,” said an employee at one of two NGOs whose Budapest offices were stormed …
Reynolds Journalism Institute:
Q&A with Jim Bankoff: Building collaboration, technology and products at Vox Media — Jim Bankoff is the chairman and chief executive officer of Vox Media, operator of seven digital brands including The Verge, SB Nation and Vox.com. In this edited transcript of our interview for the RJI Futures Lab update …
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
Circa's David Cohn joins Al Jazeera's mobile-focused AJ+ as executive producer — Another win for the millennials: AJ+ hires Circa's Chief Content Officer David Cohn — Al Jazeera's AJ+ venture has landed a bit of a coup by hiring Circa's Chief Content Officer David Cohn to lead its audience engagement team.
Raju Narisetti / @raju: +1 @gigaom: Another win for the millennials: AJ+ hires @Circa's Chief Product Officer @Digidave http://wp.me/...
Riyaad Minty / @riy: Really excited to have @Digidave join the @ajplus family. Expect awesome. https://gigaom.com/...
David Cohn / Medium: My next adventure: AJ+
Ben Fritz / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon is talking with Warner Bros., Sony Pictures, and Universal about joining Ultraviolet digital movie sharing consortium — Amazon in Talks to Join Digital Locker for Movies — E-Commerce Giant Might Come on Board With Studios' Cloud-Access System — Amazon.com Inc. is in talks …
Discussion: Hollywood Reporter, Electronista and The Verge
Richard Smirke / Billboard:
British Lawmaker Publishes Detailed Report on Copyright Education — Mike Weatherley, the British Prime Minister's adviser on intellectual property, has published a comprehensive report on promoting copyright education and awareness. — Entitled “Copyright Education and Awareness,” …
Discussion: Music Week
Coral Williamson / Music Week: Mike Weatherly MP publishes report on copyright education
Google has evaluated 498K URLs for removal under European laws since May, has removed 41.8% — European privacy requests for search removals — In a May 2014 ruling, Google Spain v AEPD and Mario Costeja González, the Court of Justice of the European Union found that individuals …
Discussion: Search Engine Land, Engadget, Mashable, Associated Press, Business Insider, Wall Street Journal, Gigaom and VentureBeat
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land: Facebook & YouTube Are Top Sites With Content Removed From Google Under “Right To Be Forgotten”
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Mashable: Google Reveals Information About ‘Right to Be Forgotten’ Requests
Michael Liedtke / Associated Press: OVER 1,000 EUROPEANS A DAY ASK GOOGLE TO SCRUB WEB
Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider: Google Has Denied More Than Half Of The ‘Right To Be Forgotten’ Requests It Has Received
David Meyer / Gigaom: Well done, Google: Company's new stats give good insight into “right to be forgotten” complexity
Liam Andrew / Nieman Lab:
The Local, a growing European network of English-language news sites, aims for the expat crowd — That there is a market for news about Europe for people living in Europe who speak English is not a new discovery. Plenty of newspapers have had success catering to this niche audience over the years.
Discussion: American Press Institute and The Local