Buzzfeed :: So far screenshorts — screenshots of text shared on social media — have had an excellent 2015. They’re bleeding from their origins on Twitter and Instagram out into Facebook and across the web as the most effective way to share blurbs of text.
Reuters :: U.S. cable T.V. operator Cablevision Systems Corp is planning to make an offer for the New York Daily News as early as this week, valuing the troubled tabloid at just $1, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Guardian :: Lord Puttnam criticises lack of progress under Independent Press Standards Organisation and says David Cameron ‘bottled’ chance to take on media barons.
Discovery Communications has completed its acquisition of a controlling interest in Eurosport France
Broadband TV News :: Discovery Communications has completed its acquisition of a controlling interest in Eurosport France, increasing its stake from 20% to 51%.
Venture Beat :: Twitter today announced the launch of Curator, a tool that will enable media outlets to more easily sift through the social feed’s content in order to highlight collections of tweets and stories.
The Verge :: Android users can finally make voice calls on WhatsApp, thanks to a quiet but major update.
Press Gazette :: It's worth remembering that there is no libel amnesty during the election campaign.