What happened after 7 news sites got rid of reader comments

Editor’s note: It’s interesting to see where the conversations around articles are going if they are not happening in the comments section. Some learning here if you are trying to spark conversation around content.

Future of news

Editor’s note: The BBC has put together this multi-media story of how news will change in the future. As well as the presentation of this piece of content, this is worth looking at to see how we will be consuming and interacting content in the future.

How social media is reshaping news

The ever-growing digital native #news world now boasts about 5,000 digital news sector jobs, according to our recent calculations, 3,000 of which are at 30 big digital-only news outlets. Many of these digital organizations emphasize the importance of #social media in storytelling and engaging their audiences. As journalists gather for the annual Online News Association conference, here […]

The newsonomics of 10 ways we’ll judge 2014

Editor’s note: News trends show us how tech is transforming the media – worth keeping an eye on to get a deeper understanding of trends in publishing information.

What price MOOCs?

Editor’s note: Time to get your head around MOOCs – massive open online courses – says Donald Taylor. They will become a part of the learning mix and L&D professionals will need to know about how they work and their commercial models.