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2:05 PM ET, March 27, 2015

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Henry Mance / Financial Times:
Daily Telegraph under Murdoch MacLennan: digital gurus, multiple top editors, and advertiser influence on stories  —  Tumult at the Daily Telegraph  —  From colonels to clickbait - Henry Mance on the identity crisis of an establishment newspaper  —  Tony Gallagher descended to his office — defeated.
Discussion: @peterjukes, @raju and @ravisomaiya
Todd Cunningham / The Wrap:
New SEC rules allow film fans to invest in Hollywood productions rather than donate via crowdsourcing  —  SEC Ruling Changes Game for Hollywood Film Financing  —  The rules for movie financing were radically redrawn Wednesday by a landmark Securities and Exchange Commission ruling that opens …
The Information:
Google partners with Mummy producer Sean Daniel Co. to make its augmented reality game Ingress into a TV show  —  Google Takes Its Web Game to TV  —  When Google launched a gaming studio five years ago, it was largely an effort to keep a valued employee.  Now, the first game developed by the studio …
Lisa O'Carroll / Guardian:
News of the World reporter's conviction for paying for leaks overturned  —  Prison officer in same case is cleared as court of appeal rules that Judge Charles Wide misdirected the jury  —  The controversial police investigation into journalists paying for leaks from public officials …
Discussion: BBC, Poynter and Press Gazette
Glenn Peoples / Billboard:
Discussion: RAIN News and Digital Music News
Andy Carvin / Medium:
Independent Yemeni news outlets sacked, journalists kidnapped  —  I just got off the phone with Sameer Jubran, editor and co-founder of the independent Yemeni newspaper and website, Al Masdar.  According to Jubran, the news organization's headquarters was just sacked by Houthi militants.
Discussion: Guardian
Brianna Lee / International Business Times:
Mexico Press Freedom: Attacks On Journalists Surged 80% Under Peña Nieto, Report Finds  —  Every 26 hours, a journalist in Mexico gets attacked, according to statistics released this week by a London-based rights organization.  That figure is part of a lengthier report detailing intimidations …
Discussion: @lheron and Reuters
Adam Lusher / The Independent:
Clean Reader: New app will ‘clean up’ bad language in e-books  —  Lady Chatterley's Lover and Trainspotting may never be read in quite the same way again.  To the fury of authors, a new app has been introduced for e-books that can cover up the rude words in electronic versions of novels and offer a “politer” alternative.
Adrienne LaFrance / The Atlantic Online:
Jonah Peretti says NYT should make print edition more expensive before going online only  —  One Way to Phase Out Newspapers: Make Them a Luxury Good  —  There will eventually come a day when The New York Times ceases to publish stories on newsprint.  Exactly when that day will be is a matter of debate.
Discussion: @jbenton
Owen Williams / The Next Web:
New York City explosion shows the potential for mobile live streaming via Periscope to change news, offering mass access to live video seconds after an event  —  Periscope and live video are changing the internet forever  —  2K  —  days until TNW Conference Europe.  Join 3,500 people on April 23-24.
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Snapchat's US audience profile from ComScore explains why media is obsessed with the company: 45% 18-24-year-olds, 26% 25-34-year-olds  —  Here's the Chart That Explains Why Media Companies Are Obsessed With Snapchat  —  Why are media companies and advertisers clamoring to work with Snapchat?
Discussion: @navybook, @sandeepish and @edsuh
Bloomberg Business:
Time Warner's HBO May Add Turner Shows to Web-Only Service  —  (Bloomberg) — Time Warner Inc. is considering broadening its planned HBO Now online service to include shows from its Turner Broadcasting networks such as TBS and TNT, according to people with knowledge of the plans.
 
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Todd Spangler / Variety:
Former Beats CEO David Hyman launches invite-only Chosen, a talent-show-like game app
Reporters Without Borders:
Proposed French surveillance law poses a threat to the confidentiality of journalists' sources
Rick Seltzer / Baltimore Business Journal:
Sinclair starts division to invest in digital startups
Discussion: PR Newswire
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Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Meerkat's Series B investors includes an array of Hollywood names along with lead Greylock
Julia Boorstin / CNBC:
Vice to produce half-hour weekday newscasts for HBO and HBO Now