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

@niemanlab archives: May 6, 2011

6
May
The parallels of news and airlines: Would you rather fly business class or coach with your news? http://nie.mn/jTpBdf 
 
Dow Jones has released a statement on improving the security of its Safehouse http://nie.mn/k9dzWA 
 
TWiR: Twitter as a breaking news network, how the Osama story was reported and cutting deals with Apple http://nie.mn/lXwTvG 
 
Google News now sends over 1 billion clicks a month to news publishers worldwide http://nie.mn/k8enpq 
 
The Austin American Statesman’s @RobQuig is leaving to become a journalism professor at UT this fall http://nie.mn/lq1E9u 
 
YouTube breaks down how they deal with the sometime graphic videos out of the Middle East http://nie.mn/mApcx1 
 
Our friends at the Berkman Center have relaunched the Media Cloud tool for analyzing news media http://nie.mn/k5Zf4y 
 
Book publishers are partnering with AOL to get into the recommendation engine business http://nie.mn/m0CYvl 
 
American University has a new 11 month fellowship to study & work at the Washington Post http://nie.mn/jVH3SV 
 
“Had his name been Osama Tin Laden, we likely would have seen a lot fewer Obama/Osama mixups.” http://nie.mn/jlu83a 
 
A Day in the Life of the Columbia J-school as seen on Posterous http://nie.mn/iOBFXx 
 
PSA: Bloomberg is looking for a media reporter in New York http://nie.mn/kQyiAk 
 
Google is introducing a feature to let users peek into local businesses http://nie.mn/laV79f 
 
The NY Times R&D team has developed a tool to corral all that location data on your iPhone http://nie.mn/l8kIgf 
 
This Week in Review: Twitter and the death of Osama, social media leeway for journos and AOL’s moves http://nie.mn/lXwTvG 
 
The Flips are up: Flipboard says its daily usage is up big, 8-9 million “flips” a day http://nie.mn/keThEj 
 
News copyright enforcer Righthaven has hired one of the attorneys from the AP’s Shepard Fairey case http://nie.mn/kCIYgw 
 
Tweet charts! Check it out, the WSJ used a bar chart in a Tweet on unemployment data http://nie.mn/m891yZ 
 
What happens after cable TV service becomes just another app? http://nie.mn/lf7tSn 
 
Could Amazon be the only company to make a real rival for the iPad? http://nie.mn/jcDwBT 
 
Good morning! Demand Media has seen sales rise and as well as pageviews http://nie.mn/kBBNeF