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August 20, 2017

Seaside town put 'on lockdown' amid disorder

Some pubs, hotels and other businesses in Cromer, Norfolk, have closed their doors this weekend following reports of “low-level disorder”, police have said. Several venues […]
August 19, 2017

The Most Discussed Issues on Facebook and Instagram in July [Infographic]

Facebook has released the latest version of its monthly ‘Hot Topics’ report, highlighting the most mentioned issues across the platform in July.
August 19, 2017

Finnish police 'quite certain' about attacker's identity: local media – New York Daily News

By Tuomas Forsell and Lefteris Karagiannopoulos TURKU, Finland (Reuters) – Finnish police raided an apartment in eastern Turku and said it was “quite certain” it […]
August 18, 2017

Google is reportedly working on subscription tools for publishers

Google on Friday became the latest tech giant to begin rolling out tools to help publishers recruit subscribers. The initiative, which is three-pronged, is being […]
August 18, 2017

Live from a fainting goat farm, a cruise ship, an airplane: How networks are covering the eclipse

Whether you’re ready for Monday’s total solar eclipse or just ready for it to be over, major news organizations around the U.S. are ready to […]
August 18, 2017

Facebook Cracks Down on Static Images as Video and Fake Video Play Buttons with New Algorithm Update

Facebook is introducing new measures to detect and restrict the reach of static images posted as video and fake video play buttons.
August 18, 2017

Weekly scores web and social double in latest Trinity Mirror ABCes

A weekly newspaper scored a web and social media double in the latest round of Trinity Mirror ABCe figures. The Visiter, in Southport, topped the […]
August 18, 2017

Daily celebrates warship’s arrival with front page wraparound

A regional daily celebrated a warship’s arrival on its patch with a front page wraparound and eight-page special supplement. The News, Portsmouth, also offered extensive […]
August 17, 2017

Contactless charity

A quick tap of my card and I’ve given Macmillan Cancer £10. It beats trying to avoid eye contact every lunch hour with a “charity […]
August 17, 2017

Want to make your next video go viral? Follow these 7 tips

It seems like everyone is pivoting to video these days. But what are some best practices for news outlets that want to publish exclusively on social […]
August 17, 2017

Sign of the times: A local newsroom aims to build trust

Downtown Walla Walla, WA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia Commons) It stung the first time Sheila Hagar saw the billboard. It was late winter, and she and […]
August 17, 2017

Sign of the times: A local newsroom aims to build trust

Downtown Walla Walla, WA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia Commons) It stung the first time Sheila Hagar saw the billboard. It was late winter, and she and […]
August 17, 2017

Q&A: Peter Hessler on a foreign correspondent’s approach to Trump country

New Yorker staff writer Peter Hessler. Photo by Darryl Kennedy. In a recent issue of The New Yorker, staff writer Peter Hessler brought readers to […]