Independent.co.uk :: The first Western journalist in the world to be allowed extensive access to Isis territories in Syria and Iraq has returned from the region with a warning: the group is “much stronger and much more dangerous” than anyone in the West realises.
Guardian :: Real tennis fans already have to wander the cable byways of ITV and Eurosport to get proper television coverage of the tennis grand slams. Would it make any difference if one more championship crossed the road - except for finals weekend?
Although it recorded a much-trumpeted operating profit of £1.7m, the Times still made a pre-tax loss
eMarketer :: Yahoo set off to make social media platform Tumblr a more viable destination for video advertising in October 2014 with the launch of an upgraded video player.
GigaOM :: Earlier this year, a piece in The Atlantic disclosed the names of the geniuses behind a series of massively-popular Twitter accounts, including Earth Pics and History In Pics — each with over a million followers. Were they former journalists, or staffers at a science magazine? No. They were teenagers.
How can you make a nearly $100k journalism masters degree worthwhile in the post-grad world? Teach data science
Re/code :: Columbia students are wrapping up their first semester at a new data journalism certification course called the Lede Program, a radical initiative to teach reporters how to code and graph.