SHARE
Nieman Journalism Lab
Nieman Journalism Lab
Pushing to the future of journalism — A project of the Nieman Foundation at Harvard

@niemanlab archives: September 28, 2010

28
Sep
How lawful is aggregation? Are bloggers liable for libel? If you’ve ever wondered, you should probably know about this http://nie.mn/9EwPXn 
 
Of online news and Big Macs http://nie.mn/bWUuv1 
 
“What we’re finding is the simpler the story, the more it resonates with average people.” http://nie.mn/bJVnxu 
 
“It’s a magazining of web content beyond anything we might have expected.” http://nie.mn/aeGHZn 
 
Make of this what you will: Twitter now gets more traffic than MySpace http://nie.mn/ciXHQS 
 
Knight Foundation plans to cover costs for non profit news orgs to use Press+ pay platform http://nie.mn/bbqEeb 
 
Imitation in the news: how what we consume is like McDonalds http://nie.mn/bWUuv1 
 
“There’s this desperate need for information and scrutiny” http://nie.mn/bGfTSY 
 
Check-in, Danno: TVGuide.com to offer Foursquare-like check-ins for watching your favorite shows http://nie.mn/9pS4Mo 
 
Who is Ken Jautz? The new head of CNN discovered Glenn Beck, made Nancy Grace a star http://nie.mn/czSD7I 
 
Facebook researchers figured out a way to predict your ethnicity http://nie.mn/aoAUKF 
 
Congratulations @ONA Journalism Award finalists! http://nie.mn/dA7DrB 
 
An invaluable resource on media law in the Internet age, from the smarties at @berkmancenter http://nie.mn/9EwPXn 
 
Genius! David Simon is among the winners of this year’s MacArthur fellowships http://nie.mn/bJx8z3 
 
Good morning! Per @nicknotned, “a Facebook edition could be Gawker’s future” http://nie.mn/8ZVKXd