A study of 1,769 US undergrads found that those who got off Facebook for a week consumed less news, experienced greater wellbeing… and, uh, valued Facebook 20% more highly, in monetary terms, than they had before they took their break.
The authors of a new report suggest that local TV stations "remix" their hard news offerings by borrowing tactics from digital-native publications — incorporating animation and historical video, for instance.
At a time when both the public and algorithms are trying to understand what journalism means and how to distinguish between news and opinion, publishers should make it more clear what makes journalism special.
Think making money on mobile advertising is hard now? Think how much more difficult it will be with a significant share of your audience is blocking all your ads — all with a simple download from the App Store.