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Monday Jun 10, 2013

The Complete Guide to Internet Memes

2rebeccablack.jpgCheck out the history, allure and most popular Internet memes in the latest infographic from Mozy.

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Friday Jun 07, 2013

Glenn Greenwald on the Source of NSA Stories

Greenwald.jpgThe lawyer turned blogger who broke the stories of two (formerly) top-secret NSA programs opens up about how he did it.

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Thursday Jun 06, 2013

What's a Night of Drunk Driving Really Like? Leo London Takes Us on a Horrifying Trip

leoburnettad.JPGA spot for the UK department of transportation's "THINK!" campaign is pretty damn terrifying,

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twitterCTJDorsey Leo in London took the old VW ads crash ads and turned them into a real life experience. This is an amazing PSA.

New York Post 'Bag Men' Suing Paper

NY_NYP122-277x3001.jpgThe two people The New York Post labeled "Bag Men" and wrongly suspected as Boston Marathon bombing suspects are suing the newspaper for libel.

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Wednesday Jun 05, 2013

Keith Olbermann Returning to TV… On TBS

olbermann.keith_.111008.jpgFormer MSNBC and Current TV host Keith Olbermann has been named as the studio host for Turner Sports' coverage of the Major League Baseball playoffs this fall.

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twittermikekirbyone UGGH...DO WE REALLY NEED THIS GUY BACK?

twitterRTVJoeDC who wants to re-start the clock?

twitterRschrim Nooooo...

Tuesday Jun 04, 2013

7 Types of Facebook Fans (And How to Make the Most of Them)

sevennumber.JPGNot all Facebook fans are equal. Follow this infographic to see the typical types of fans any social media account can have.

See the infographic on AllFacebook

Newseum to Open Anchorman Exhibit

ron-burgandy.jpgThe Washington, D.C. museum has announced the opening of "Anchorman: The Exhibit," timed with the release of the highly anticipated film sequel due later this year.

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twitterDuvallSpx Journalism!

twitteratheisenKSTP I will go to DC just to see this!

twitterJ_PCity I bet it smells of rich mahogany

Monday Jun 03, 2013

Cheerios Ad Featuring Interracial Couple Generates Major Buzz. In 2013.

cheeriosad.JPGA recent Cheerios spot featuring an interracial family has garnered more attention than seems plausible in this day and age.

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twitterMakingLoveBettr Great Ad!

twittergetkatiemoed Here is our response to the commercial backlash. http://t.co/bEf4PdCnsx

twitterTallGrrl "Major buzz". Is that another way of saying "Backlash from bigots"? #justwondering

Phil Griffin: MSNBC Is 'Not the Place for [Breaking News]'

wsjscreenshot.jpgIn speaking about MSNBC's recent low ratings, netework president Phil Griffin sent a strong message: we are staying the course.

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Friday May 31, 2013

News Corp. to Launch WSJ Profile, a LinkedIn Competitor

wsjscreenshot.jpgWill you accept a friend request from Rupert Murdoch? If you're lucky, you'll be asking yourself that when WSJ Profile, News Corp.'s LinkedIn competitor, debuts.

Read the story on FishbowlNY

Previously

Avoid TV Spoilers with Google Chrome Silencer

Robin Roberts: Daytime Host?

3 Ways to Up Your Reader Engagement

WMTW Crew Finds Missing Man While Reporting on Search

5 Habits of Successful Social Media Managers

How to Get Kids to Read Newspapers

PR Debate: Is McDonald's Exploiting the Charles Ramsay Situation?

News Corp. to Officially Split June 28

What I Learned From Writing 2,000 Articles About Twitter

Op-Ed: Is it Racist?

Penguin Settles for $75 Million in eBook Pricing Suit

Morning Media Newsfeed: ESPN Lays Off Hundreds, Tumblr Employee Payday, More Gov't Snooping

Are Facebook Hashtags Getting Closer?

ESPN Cutting Hundreds of Staffers

Yahoo! Confirms Plans to Acquire, But Not 'Screw Up,' Tumblr

Mediabistro Covers Google I/O Conference

The Top 10 Cover Letter Fails Ever

Google Plus Now Uses Artificial Intelligence to Automatically Sort and Modify Photos

A.J. Clemente Plotting His TV Comeback While Working as a Bartender

Atlantic Media Launches 'Defense One'

What Brands Are Really Doing on Instagram

Bloomberg News Editor on Spying: 'The Error is Inexcusable'

TheLadders Survey Reveals Correlation Between Short Names & High Salaries

Village Voice Editors Resign Rather Than Fire Staffers

LinkedIn Releases New 'Channels' for Reading Articles and Slide Shows

Shonda Rhimes is Disney's No. 1 Drama Money Maker

AOL Revenue is Up, Still Gets Millions from Dial-Up Subscribers

The New Yorker Goes with Two Moms for Mother's Day Cover

Networks Race to Book Rescued Cleveland Women (And Rescuer)

BuzzFeed Adding Foreign News Coverage

Another Day, Another High-Profile Twitter Hack: E! Online

An Insider's Look at Brand Advertising on YouTube

The New Yorker Snubbed at National Magazine Awards

The Daily Beast and Howard Kurtz 'Have Parted Company'

Cablevision Adding Glenn Beck's TheBlaze to Channel Lineup

Stalked on LinkedIn: A Fight to Block Abusive Members

Morning Media Newsfeed: Webby Awards Announced, Rhino Times Folds, Chris Matthews Renewed

Twitter Warns That Media Organizations Are 'High Value Targets' for Hackers

CNN's New Morning Show Called New Day

Diller Regrets Newsweek, SI's Gay Player Scoop, Vieira Snubs Stelter

With Its Future on the Line, Foursquare Readies Ad Retargeting and In-App Ads

How Sports Illustrated Scored the Jason Collins Story

Ms. Editor Dies, HuffPost Live Goes Cable, AOL Music Axed

AOL Music Shuttered, Staff Laid Off

You Can Read The New York Times on Google Glass

ABC News launching 'Social Soundtracker'

SpinMedia, Which Bought and Folded Spin, Just Bought and Folded Vibe

CNN's John King: Mistakes Last Week Were 'Embarrassing'

How Media Pros Are Showing Love to Boston

Live at Inside 3D Printing Conference

Brand New Anchor's First Words on KFYR: 'F-ckin' Shit!'

YouTube Viral Video Sensations: Where Are They Now?

Twitter Music #NowPlaying as Official App

PR Fail: Food Website Exploits Boston Tragedy

Boston Globe Web Traffic Soared on Monday

2013 Pulitzer Prize Winners Announced

The Unconventional Guide to Social Media Updates

Microsoft Xbox Director Departs After Twitter Overshare

Mark Zuckerberg Officially Announces FWD.us Political Advocacy Group

Roger Ebert Dies at 70 After Battle With Cancer

Accusations Mount Against Michael Arrington

Jimmy Fallon to Take Over for Jay Leno Next Spring

The Fast Guide to Hashtags

$5 to Use Vowels on Twitter? April Fool's!

Former NBC News Correspondent Calls Local News a 'Waste of Time'

Barbara Walters to Retire in 2014

Steven Swartz to Succeed Frank Bennack as Hearst CEO

16 of the Worst Brand #Fails We've Ever Seen on Twitter

3 Ways Facebook Hashtags Could Help Brands

NBC's Today Secures Jerry Sandusky Interview

CNN Interested In Elisabeth Hasselbeck

Coca-Cola Says Social Media Buzz Does Not Boost Sales

Andrew Sullivan Tightens Paywall Because People Are Cheap

5 Ways Journalists Can Build Better Relationships with Publicists

Would Facebook Hashtags Help Steal the Social TV Show from Twitter?

STUDY: How Do Facebook Friends Affect the Job Hunt?

10 of the Best Brands on Vine

Barbara Walters on Elisabeth Hasselbeck's Future at The View

It's Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's Time

PR Fail: Amazon Silent on T-Shirt Scandal

Freelance Journalism's Downside Perfectly Captured

Baby-Naming Hoax Tricks TV News

BuzzMedia CEO on Layoffs, 2013 Plans

Toni Morrison to Headline Google+ Hangout & Digital Book Signing

Security Breach at Zendesk May Affect Your Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest Accounts

Former Anchor Rob Morrison Faces 'Very Serious Blow to His Career'

Rob Morrison Out at WCBS

5 Useful Twitter Features You Might Have Overlooked

WaPo Lays Off Workers in Hush-Hush Manner

The Inside Scoop on Facebook's Hiring Practices

Sorry, LinkedIn Users: You're Not All That Special

Constance White Out at Essence

NBC, Hearst Magazines to Rebrand G4 as 'Esquire Network'

Valentines for Journalists: "Will you be my lede-ing lady?"

Are Email Interviews That Bad? Yes.

Politico: Fox News to 'Purge' Controversy, 'Tone Down' Coverage

How to Protect Your Social Networks from Internet Fraud

Steve Capus Out at NBC News

Time Inc. Cuts 500, Eliminates 6 Percent of Workforce

Fishbowl5+ with Bizarre Foodie Andrew Zimmern

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