The feed and fishing container

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Lingua Franca for the News One thing that makes us scratch our heads while integrating content of our partners into xMinutes: There’s no agreement within the industry on how to package stories. There’s no Lingua Franca for spreading the news. The most common formats are RSS and Atom. But to call them “standard feeds” turns […]

What we’ve been reading: Metrics for Journalists, News Summer 2016, I love you

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The New York Times is showing their writers where the readers are. The dashboard is called ‘Stela’, for “Story and Event Analytics”, it makes data nice and useful for their staff. They are hardly the first mover,  following the lead of the other advanced digital publications like the Guardian (their system is called Ophan) or Die Welt […]