Newsfeed Update: 01.17.13
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Chip Reid on Te'o Hoax: 'We Were All Duped' (TVNewser)
"CBS This Morning" spent 5 minutes of today's show on the Manti Te'o hoax, revealed by Deadspin late yesterday. CBS was one of the news outlets taken in by the inspirational story of the death of Te'o's girlfriend who, we now know, never existed.
CBS Moves Toward Shedding Billboard Business (AdAge)
CBS Corp., the owner of the most-watched TV network in the U.S., plans to turn its outdoor advertising division into a real estate investment trust, or REIT, and sell the European and Asian parts of that business.
A New Class of Knight News Challenge Winners Focuses on Mobile in the Developing World (Nieman Journalism Lab)
The Knight Foundation announced its latest class of Knight News Challenge winners. The theme of this round was mobile, and thus it's fitting that most of the projects are focused where mobile’s impact has been the most transformative: the developing world.