20 10 / 2014

Where did The Guardian get the [Whisper] scoop? From the company itself, which had invited the paper’s reporters in to discuss how to further an extant editorial partnership.

(Source: onaissues)

09 10 / 2014

Wild Speculation, brought to you buy The Independent and every other news source trying to get ahead of the story by reporting it incompletely. 

Wild Speculation, brought to you buy The Independent and every other news source trying to get ahead of the story by reporting it incompletely. 

08 10 / 2014

newyorker:

Teju Cole writes:

“Is Ebola the ISIS of biological agents? Is Ebola the Boko Haram of AIDS? Is Ebola the al-Shabaab of dengue fever? Some say Ebola is the Milosevic of West Nile virus. Others say Ebola is the Ku Klux Klan of paper cuts.”

Still from YouTube

CNN Editor: “More Buzzwords damnit! THIS IS HOW SEO WORKS!!!”

newyorker:

Teju Cole writes:

“Is Ebola the ISIS of biological agents? Is Ebola the Boko Haram of AIDS? Is Ebola the al-Shabaab of dengue fever? Some say Ebola is the Milosevic of West Nile virus. Others say Ebola is the Ku Klux Klan of paper cuts.”

Still from YouTube

CNN Editor: “More Buzzwords damnit! THIS IS HOW SEO WORKS!!!”

(Source: newyorker.com)

30 9 / 2014

salon:

Shut the Pumpkin Spice industrial complex down. It’s out of control.

Shit down the.complaining about pumpkin spice machine. It’s less funny every year

(via toastedpopsicle)

25 9 / 2014

Panel by journalists who reported from Ferguson live now.

22 9 / 2014

shortformblog:

theclearlydope:

WORTH SEEING: “F*CK IT, I QUIT.” This is the proper way to quit a job. 

Ron Burgundy would be proud of her.

13 9 / 2014

This story is horrific enough on its own. But Boston.com decided that this was the most appropriate subhead.

This story is horrific enough on its own. But Boston.com decided that this was the most appropriate subhead.

11 9 / 2014

"Dao Nguyen, the head of data and growth at BuzzFeed, eyes half a pie and narrates a brief history of the first part of her career. “I wanted to be part of the Internet revolution,” she says, explaining her stint in the late-’90s New York startup scene."

The Data Genius Behind BuzzFeed’s Success | Inc.com, http://ift.tt/W6gCb1 (via feministreads)

09 9 / 2014

paulftompkins:

I didn’t see this coming.

02 9 / 2014

guardian:

The militant group Islamic State has released a video that purports to show the beheading of second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, according to a monitoring group.
The Site Intel group said it had seen a video of Sotloff being killed, apparently by the same Islamic State fighter who murdered James Foley, also a journalist, in August. The killer then threatens to execute a British hostage. More to follow »
Photo: Getty Images

guardian:

The militant group Islamic State has released a video that purports to show the beheading of second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, according to a monitoring group.

The Site Intel group said it had seen a video of Sotloff being killed, apparently by the same Islamic State fighter who murdered James Foley, also a journalist, in August. The killer then threatens to execute a British hostage. More to follow »

Photo: Getty Images

(Source: theguardian.com)