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Why Reporting Is Ripe For Innovation

Why Reporting Is Ripe For Innovation | RJI links | Scoop.it
Media must build tools that help a journalist do what it once took five journalists to do. They must innovate the news-gathering process.
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SnipSnap: How a Newspaper Vet Aims to Remake Paper Coupons For the Mobile Era

SnipSnap: How a Newspaper Vet Aims to Remake Paper Coupons For the Mobile Era | RJI links | Scoop.it
It all started with a pack of diapers. Ted Mann, then a regional digital director for Gannett and a new dad, was waiting in line to pay for diapers when he realized he hadn't brought the coupons.
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Apple, Samsung continue tablet dominance

Apple, Samsung continue tablet dominance | RJI links | Scoop.it
Both consumer electronics giants show staying power to drive tablet shipments to 18.2 million in first quarter of 2012 even as rivals "ebb and flow", research shows.
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Time to transition from newspapers to “newspubs”

Time to transition from newspapers to “newspubs” | RJI links | Scoop.it
Newspaper organisations are creating media and revenue models that capitalise on their strengths and maintain their position of credible, reliable sources of news for their readers, viewers, and listeners -- while embracing new technology that...
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Journalist's Resource: New studies on bias in Internet communities, public works, elite colleges, baseball stadiums and more

Journalist's Resource: New studies on bias in Internet communities, public works, elite colleges, baseball stadiums and more | RJI links | Scoop.it
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Can Tech Innovations Bring Revenue for Hyperlocal Publishers? | Street Fight

Can Tech Innovations Bring Revenue for Hyperlocal Publishers? | Street Fight | RJI links | Scoop.it
What innovations can help startup news sites earn money? How should hyperlocal publishers decide what technology to use?
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New York Times turns readers into beta testers with Test Drive

New York Times turns readers into beta testers with Test Drive | RJI links | Scoop.it
The experimental projects, produced by the Times' beta620, will allow readers to test new ideas before they're ready for global launch. First up: new search and accessibility features.
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The commuter’s dilemma, solved: News.me and (now) Instapaper ready stories when you walk out the door

The commuter’s dilemma, solved: News.me and (now) Instapaper ready stories when you walk out the door | RJI links | Scoop.it
Thanks to geofencing, both apps are now able to update your stories when you leave home or work.
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Patch Launches Program For Advertisers | NetNewsCheck.com

AOL's Patch is launching the Patch Partners, a small business partnership program with local advertisers.
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What the Forbes model of contributed content means for journalism | Poynter.

What the Forbes model of contributed content means for journalism | Poynter. | RJI links | Scoop.it
Standing for journalism, strengthening democracy | Journalism training, media news & how to's...
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Kickstarting a Soccer Magazine: An Old Medium Finds A New Way Of Funding - Forbes

Kickstarting a Soccer Magazine: An Old Medium Finds A New Way Of Funding - Forbes | RJI links | Scoop.it
To launch a print magazine in 2012, you almost by definition have to be something of a nostalgist.
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Peacocking, social baggage and digital discovery

Peacocking, social baggage and digital discovery | RJI links | Scoop.it
Publishers continue to tinker with their social media tactics to improve discovery of their digital content. One important "discovery": People don't want to share everything they read.
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Smartphones Aid Station Multiplatform News | TVNewsCheck.com

iPhone and Androids are the primary tool for working in the multimedia world.
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The Dos and Don’ts in Social Advertising

The Dos and Don’ts in Social Advertising | RJI links | Scoop.it
Marketers need to understand the differences between the various social platforms in order to ensure they are getting the most bang for their advertising buck.
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33% Of Smartphone Owners Share Location With Retailers: Study | CMO.com

Mobile’s role in retail continues to grow, with smartphone owners making a significant contribution to ecommerce sales and retailers’ social strategies, according to a new report from comScore Inc., Shop.org and The Partnering Group.
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Fairfax Media Group brings the newspaper to life with new iPhone technology

The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald partner with MasterCard for the May launch of AirLink, its trademarked, groundbreaking iPhone technology.
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Papers accelerate website restrictions

Papers accelerate website restrictions | RJI links | Scoop.it
From a standing start only two years ago, the number of newspapers with digital subscriber plans that include restrictions on the amount of information a non-subscriber can view online has mushroomed to more than 180, with dozens more scheduled to...
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Monday Note

Monday Note | RJI links | Scoop.it
Most recent posts frome the monday note newsletters, about media, tech and business models, by Frederic Filloux and Jean Louis Gassee...
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Around the World in 2,300 Papers | NetNewsCheck.com

Around the World in 2,300 Papers | NetNewsCheck.com | RJI links | Scoop.it
PressReader draws on newspapers from around the world to deliver content to users, and the arrangement benefits all involved: Readers sign up for a paid subscription to the app to get the news they crave, and publishers receive fixed royalties from...
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Augmented Reality For Print, Without Tags Or Codes - MediaBuyerPlanner

Augmented Reality For Print, Without Tags Or Codes - MediaBuyerPlanner | RJI links | Scoop.it
Women’s lingerie maker Maidenform will use augmented reality (AR) to introduce its Comfort Devotion line of bras, panties and shapewear later this year,…...
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TechCrunch | Monetizing Mobile Requires More Than Just Waiting For Ad Dollars

Mary Meeker’s presentation this week on mobile shone light on the mobile monetization problem and argued that “ad $ follow eyeballs, it just takes time.” However, she failed to address the reason for the mobile monetization issue and missed the...
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Google Readies New Local-Ad Assault

Google Readies New Local-Ad Assault | RJI links | Scoop.it
Google is preparing to launch its largest-ever assault on the roughly $20 billion market for local business advertising.
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Forget about 'content management'--and focus on 'audience development'

Forget about 'content management'--and focus on 'audience development' | RJI links | Scoop.it
The economics of digital content...
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