For those of you that have been reading this blog for a while, you know I’m pretty interested in new business models for news. I was excited to see that the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism (and Jeff Jarvis) is working on the New Business Models for News project, funded by the Knight Foundation. [Read more…]
I don’t remember subscribing to Mediaite. I checked Gmail to see if/when I got a confirmation, but nothing turned up. I went to Mediaite’s website to see how easy it is to subscribe, but I could only find an RSS option (I’ve been getting a daily update via email). But you know what? It doesn’t matter, I’ve really enjoyed the content so far. Plus, I probably did subsribe and I’m just losing my mind.
So what is Mediaite?
It’s a new news site that provides “smart” opinions about print, online and broadcast media. It’s hip and fun if you ask me. When I dug into things a little deeper, I saw that some of the people I enjoy following most on Twitter are behind Mediaite (namely @rachelsklar and @danielabrams). The site has taken it’s share of knocks so far, but mostly from people who still want to resist change when it comes to media innovation. It’s good, trust me. [Read more…]