Technology

Laura Hazard Owen | NiemanLab | 7/30/2015
Slack is a strange beast. Simultaneously a virtual meeting room and water cooler, it somehow encourages members of a distributed work force to socialize and get to know each other while also getting work done.
Anna Clark | CJR | 7/30/2015
Behind the wave of wildly popular science and history social media feeds, such as @DoYouScience, @oldpicsarchive, and @ScienceAllDay, there is a rogue fact-checker calling out the fakes.
Lucia Moses | Digiday | 7/30/2015
As ad dollars flow to online video, the video view has been asserting itself as the new coin of the realm for publishers.
Justin Ellis | NiemanLab | 7/30/2015
If you write online, you know that a final, tedious part of the process is adding tags to your story before sending it out to the wider world.
Shan Wang | NiemanLab | 7/29/2015
The two-and-a-half year old distributed media company NowThis bears little resemblance to the “social news video startup” that we first covered nearly three years ago.
Justin Ellis | NiemanLab | 7/29/2015
Should you find yourself wondering the status of industrial production in the U.K., or the status of the housing market, or, for that matter, unemployment rate, the Financial Times has just the tool for you. 
Kurt Wagner | re/code | 7/29/2015
Twitter has struggled to meet Wall Street’s growth expectations since going public back in late 2013.
Alastair Reid | Journalism.co.uk | 7/28/2015
The helpful folks at NPR have released a collection of fully customisable, open source tools to help journalists create visually engaging images for social media.
Alastair Reid | Journalism.co.uk | 7/28/2015
The helpful folks at NPR have released a collection of fully customisable, open source tools to help journalists create visually engaging images for social media.
Mike Shields | Wall Street Journal | 7/28/2015
Some of the publishers in question say they are learning from what they see are mistakes made by traditional publishers.
Lucia Moses | Digiday | 7/28/2015
Snapchat recently updated the design to make the Discover channels visible in the “Stories” tab.
Dino Grandoni | New York Times | 7/27/2015
Podcasting often offers an in-depth form of reporting that advertisers want to pay for and that is attracting talent largely from radio.
Jordan Valinsky | Digiday | 7/24/2015
YouTube is jumping on the vertical video bandwagon.