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How The New York Times made a hit of The Daily

Podcast has seen over 20 million downloads and streams since launch. When Lisa Tobin arrived at The New York Times nearly seven months ago, she had a broad mission: Figure out what the newspaper was supposed to sound like. “I...
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Why publishers should approach native advertising with caution

Lines between news and advertising can appear blurred, warn experts In late February, the academic journal Digital Journalism published findings from a new study on audience reactions to native advertising. The article, “Saving Media or Trading on Trust?”  by Michelle...
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Four tech trends that are here to stay

Top execs reveal key technical developments set to shape the publishing business. Many predictions about how technology will shape the media business were made when we hosted the FUSE Media Summit last year. Yet in the eight months since, a handful...
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Publishers revolt against Facebook’s Instant Articles

The New York Times and Guardian pull out of mobile articles feature. Publishers are making it clear that they’re fed up with Facebook’s Instant Articles and its inability to make them money. “If IA monetization doesn’t dramatically improve, high quality publishers...
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News organisations should “work together” to deliver the potential of virtual reality

The industry needs to invest to attract audiences to VR, says a new report. Over the past three years, publishers have used virtual reality (VR) and 360-degree video as a new way to experiment with immersive storytelling, producing a range...
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