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By Hazel Sheffield Feb 20, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Facebook's promoted posts feature sparked privacy concerns for individuals last week, when the company debuted a feature allowing individual users... More
By Hazel Sheffield Feb 11, 2013 at 03:51 PM
Contrary to prevailing trends, it's not all doom and gloom in the newspaper industry -- at least, not for the... More
By Hazel Sheffield Feb 11, 2013 at 09:00 AM
A new public radio streaming app relaunches this week, giving listeners mobile access to hundreds of public radio stations and... More
By Hazel Sheffield Jan 30, 2013 at 07:22 AM
Like many good stories, the Seattle Times's special feature on coffee growers and Starbucks in India, that ran on two... More
By Hazel Sheffield Jan 17, 2013 at 11:12 AM
A new online magazine focusing on China is launching on February 5. ChinaFile, currently available in beta, was founded by... More
By Hazel Sheffield Jan 15, 2013 at 07:22 AM
The editor of a hyperlocal news site in Chicago is organizing a community meeting to decide whether or not to... More
By Hazel Sheffield Jan 14, 2013 at 06:50 AM
A local news site in Lake County, CA, is suing the sheriff there for discrimination. Elizabeth Larson and John Jensen,... More
By Hazel Sheffield Dec 31, 2012 at 06:50 AM
As 2012 draws to a close, CJR writers brainstormed the year's best reads in their beats. Celebrating Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond... More
By Hazel Sheffield Dec 21, 2012 at 10:30 AM
No longer content to measure the size of the tv-watching audience, Nielsen TV ratings is planning a joint venture with... More
By Hazel Sheffield Dec 17, 2012 at 06:50 AM
Google jazzed up its twelfth end-of-year list, released last Thursday, with an interactive map that showed the global distribution of... More
By Hazel Sheffield Nov 14, 2012 at 11:00 AM
Two music journalists from Los Angeles have launched a Kickstarter to fund a reader-supported, ad-free longform site. David Greenwald... More
By Hazel Sheffield Nov 9, 2012 at 03:00 PM
Things have been going well for Now This News since a spate of stories in September announced that the video... More
‘See you on the other side’ - Meet Jessica Lum, a terminally ill 25-year-old who chose to spend what little time she had practicing journalism
#Realtalk: This is the best moment to be in journalism - The old stuff isn’t coming back, but that’s okay
Streams of consciousness - Millennials expect a steady diet of quick-hit, social-media-mediated bits and bytes. What does that mean for journalism?
Sticking with the truth - How ‘balanced’ coverage helped sustain the bogus claim that childhood vaccines can cause autism
An ink-stained stretch - Can Aaron Kushner save the Orange County Register—and the newspaper industry?
Take off the nostalgia-tinted lenses
What grammar mistake do you find most annoying?
Are you sure that question is grammatical?
After 20 years, the world has finally caught up with Daft Punk, so the helmet-clad retro-futurists are embarking on a new mission: to make music breathe again
The NYT’s Jodi Kantor answers
HD footage from the World Trade Center’s new spire
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.