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Press Release | Dirks, Van Essen & Murray | 1/27/2015
Dirks, Van Essen & Murray will begin by immediately considering options for OC Weekly.
Andrew Buncombe | The Independent | 1/27/2015
The decapitated body of a journalist who was abducted by armed men three weeks ago has been discovered in the east of Mexico.
Michael Sebastian | Advertising Age | 1/27/2015

Glossy magazine publisher Conde Nast, which owns Vogue and Vanity Fair, is enlisting its editors to consult with advertisers and help them create articles and images.

 

Cade Metz | Wired | 1/27/2015
Twitter is more than it was yesterday. And that’s true in more ways than one.
Dr. Chester Elijah Branch | PBS | 1/27/2015
So you are a film student or filmmaker and you’re interested in telling a story that will stay with your audience beyond the “fade out.” Let’s say you want a webisode to go viral.
Sebnem Arsu and Mark Scott | New York Times | 1/27/2015
ISTANBUL — To avoid being banned throughout Turkey, Facebook has blocked Turkish users’ access to a number of pages containing content that the authorities had deemed insulting to the Prophet Muhammad, according to a company employee with direct knowledge of the matter and a report by the state broadcaster TRT.
Investigative News Network | 1/27/2015
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has partnered with the Investigative News Network to provide its more than 100 non-profit news organization members with First Amendment, newsgathering, and other media law resources and guidance developed by Reporters Committee attorneys.
Ted Wright | The Globe and Mail | 1/27/2015
As business buzzwords go, Big Data has now achieved a level of ubiquity not seen since synergy or downsizing.
Jill Geisler | CJR | 1/27/2015
Liz Spayd: It’s hard to find a newsroom, with a few exceptions like maybe BuzzFeed, that don’t have financial challenges to weather.
Dylan Byers | Politico | 1/27/2015
The Washington Post's newly appointed video director Noah Kotch has left the company after just two weeks, sources told POLITICO on Monday.
Raquel Devis | WAN-IFRA | 1/27/2015
Kiosko y más is the largest publishing alliance in Europe.
Abigail Edge | Journalism.co.uk | 1/27/2015

The BBC has today launched a new platform designed to be a space for experimental ideas including interactive stories and short-form content.

 

Valerie Berrios | AdWeek | 1/27/2015
So long, 4 Times Square! Today marks Day 1 for The New Yorker staff at its new headquarters, 1 World Trade Center.