Tag: Future of News

  • Rich Jaroslovsky on the Future of News

    Rich Jaroslovsky on the Future of News

    There’s an on-going series of video interviews with journalists on the futureof.news site. Two recent interviews were with Rich Jaroslovsky, my boss at SmartNews. Rich and I crossed paths years ago. He not only has a good instinct for what works for media online but also a history in both the print and online journalistic […]

  • Popping filter bubbles at SmartNews

    Popping filter bubbles at SmartNews

    It’s now just over a month since I joined SmartNews and I am digging into what’s under the hood and the mad science that drives the deceptively simple interface of the SmartNews product. On the surface, SmartNews is a news aggregator.¬†Our server pulls in urls from a variety of feeds and custom crawls but the […]

  • circa 2012

    circa 2012

    “I believe in the human element of news,” says Matt Galligan, the co-founder of circa, the hot news curation app released for the iPhone a few weeks ago. Matt was speaking about circa with Founding Editor Dave Cohn, at a Hacks/Hackers meetup in San Francisco, where circa is based. The service is quite extraordinary in how hand-crafted […]