Broadcasting app Anchor, which helps anyone record and share audio, is relaunching its app today with a new focus on serving the larger podcaster community. While in the past, Anchor was carving…
Source: Anchor’s new app offers everything you need to podcast | TechCrunch
Will longform, in-depth stories be part of the future of journalism? What distinguishes them from mere news? These and other questions are answered by Fabrice Le Lous, of Nicaragua’s La Prensa.
Source: In the era of online news, longform journalism shows its value | IJNet
How do you fund digital content? The Berlin-based daily taz uses a unique model. It was founded as a cooperative, relying on memberships and pay-at-will donations to fund their news.
Source: Tear down this paywall: Germany’s taz newspaper launches a reader revolution from Berlin | IJNet
The annual report from Reuters “Journalism, Media, and Technology Trends and Predictions 2018” is out and it’s full of interesting insights into how digital leaders in the publishing industry are focusing their efforts in 2018. The common theme that emerges is the growing importance of data and AI in the news industry. We also see…
Source: Developing data capacity and integrating AI: what to focus on in 2018 – Twipe
Google’s investment in AMP, its fast-loading article pages, has helped the search giant overtake Facebook in publisher referral traffic.
Source: How Google AMP beat Facebook Instant Articles – Digiday
Hearken-powered content that our news partners make outperforms their other content. In short: we’re in line with Facebook’s latest shift.
Source: Facebook’s latest change is actually good news for Hearken partners