Category Archives: Media

Facebook may be playing catch-up on video, but it is going all in

Co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has made it crystal clear for some time that he sees video—and particularly live video—as the future, and the social network is busy doubling down on that bet

This rant reads like a parody of a print-media dinosaur, but it’s not

Former USA Today executive Jim Gath says the big problem with the newspaper business isn't the internet or digital advertising -- it's a lack of guts

How early newspapers were like the Internet

Early newspapers were very much like Internet aggregators and the social web -- filled with content from other papers, much of it poorly sourced

Young Saudis Find Freedom On Their Phones

How Saudi teens use apps like Twitter, WhatsApp and Instagram to get around the restrictions that are placed on them by their culture and government

Twitter’s multibillion-dollar mistake happened five years ago

The company is struggling to meet growth expectations, but five years ago it rejected something that represented its best chance of doing that