Mobile and Social Solutions Conference – Day 1

How It Was Tweeted by Jeff Howland The 2014 Mobile and Social Solutions Conference kicked off with some amazing presentations covering technology trends in media, social media strategies, journalism, and how digital continues to transform the newspaper industry. Here are the top tweets from Day 1:   Alan Mutter laying out the demographic challenges to newspapers…

top stories of the week

Weekend Reads 11

This Week’s Stories: media, tech, small biz, and culture By Jeff Howland The Promise of a New Internet by Adrienne LaFrance, The Atlantic ‘For years, Internet advocates have been asking what regulatory measures might help save the open, innovation-friendly Internet … What if there were a technical solution instead of a regulatory one? What if the…

Daily Must Reads

Good morning. Here are the media, tech, small biz, and culture stories people are talking about today, curated by Jeff Howland. Pinterest’s Web Search is About to Get Much More Powerful by Kurt Wagner, Mashable Facebook to Let Users Alter Their Ad Profiles by Vindu Goel, The New York Times Twitter’s “Mr. Fix-It,” Ali Rowghani, Resigns…

Daily Must Reads

Good morning. Here are the media, tech, small biz, and culture stories people are talking about today, curated by Jeff Howland. Twitter is hoping the World Cup will help fix its biggest problem by John McDuling, Quartz Time Inc. CEO: We’re playing digital catch-up by Lucia Moses, Digiday Could This Be B-to-B’s Big Year at Cannes?…

top stories of the week

Weekend Reads 10

This Week’s Stories: media, tech, small biz, and culture By Jeff Howland How Greylock Partners Finds the Next Facebook by Katrina Brooker, Newsweek ‘For a striving founder of a startup, pitching your business plan here is a bit like being a rookie pitcher stepping onto the mound at Yankee Stadium—with Babe Ruth walking up to…

Daily Must Reads

Good morning. Here are the media, tech, small biz, and culture stories people are talking about today, curated by Jeff Howland. Study: Mobile Search is Shifting from Google to Mobile Apps Like Yelp by Mark Bergen, AdAge Your Google Searches May Help Decide Your Facebook Ads by Kurt Wagner, Mashable Ignoring Your Co-Workers Is Worse Than…