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While many sites are getting rid of or bad-mouthing reader comments as a haven for trolls, the New York Times says it wants to invest in its comments and find ways of making them better
If you're interested in the future of media, you're going to want to be at mesh 2010 on May 18 and 19 for our media keynote: Chris Thorpe. Chris comes to us from The Guardian, one of Britain's leading newspapers, where he is the Developer Advocate in charge of the paper's Open Platform. This puts…

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Updated: I enjoy a good debate about media-related topics pretty much any time, even when I'm supposed to be on vacation with the family in Florida. Today, in between playing shuffleboard and bocce and taking the kids to the swimming pool, I had a rousing back-and-forth on Twitter with Howard Owens -- who was formerly…

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The recent cuts at the Washington Post -- as reported by Politico and Washington's City Paper -- have once again brought to the surface a culture clash that has been going on in mainstream newsrooms for most of the last decade, and one that shows no sign of ending any time soon. If anything, the…

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Updated: Kurt Greenbaum has apologized for overreacting in his original response to this incident, although he doesn't explicitly say that he is sorry for calling the school and indirectly causing someone to lose their job. As someone whose job involves thinking about our social-media policies and our approach to comment behaviour, I'm always looking at…

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