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Curation vs. Aggregation

Good post by digital strategist Adam Schweigert on the role of curation in journalism. “Part guide and collector, part interpreter, part researcher, part archivist, the curator of news … collects and organizes information, places it in a broader context, mines … Continue reading

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Smart piece on the future of the news story

Here’s Jeff Jarvis’ post on “new forms, relationships and (business) models for news,” where he says, “I come not to kill the article but to praise it.” Here’s a link to a gigacom piece that talks about Jarvis’ and others’ … Continue reading

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Harry Crews dead at 76

Author Harry Crews dies in Florida at 76; known for his gritty tales of the US South – South Florida Sun-Sentinel.com. Harry Crews’ father worked on the building of the Tamiami Trail across the Everglades, losing one of his testicles … Continue reading

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Storify’s Burt Herman at SXSW

Burt Herman of Storify: “We still think journalists are needed, but that can be anyone … ”

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A Century in the Sun premieres today

Here is the opening (2:30) of our new documentary that begins airing today on Miami PBS WLRN Channel 17:

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Our new documentary on PBS this month

Here’s the :30 promo for our new hour-long documentary, A Century in the Sun: Henry Flagler & the Making of Modern Florida. Begins airing on Miami PBS station WLRN Channel 17 Jan. 22, 8 p.m.

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Jay Rosen’s “A Viewer’s Guide to Iowa Caucus Coverage”

A great PressThink piece here in which Jay Rosen uses Joan Didion’s “Insider Baseball” and James W. Carey’s “A Cultural Approach to Communication” to deconstruct the media coverage of yesterday’s Iowa Caucus.

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Storify Homepage Goes Live!

New site enables you to draw content from across various social media platforms to create realtime stories. Storify. Check out Storify here.

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Important video: Learn about the PROTECT IP Act

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Forbes Update: Our New Article Page for the Era of Social Media Is Now Live – Forbes

Forbes Update: Our New Article Page for the Era of Social Media Is Now Live – Forbes.

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