Journalists awarded for revealing NSA espionage
General / USA

Journalists awarded for revealing NSA espionage

Georgina Boixereu.- George Polk Awards have rewarded the work done by journalists Gleen Greenwald, Ewen MacAskill and Laura Poitras who, as a result of Edward Snowden’s leaks, exposed the National Security Agency’s undercover operations. George Polk Awards grant their prize to investigation journalism, and are described by PBS as “one of the few journalistic awards … Continua llegint

Bill Keller leaves the New York Times to create a new non-profit journalistic start-up
International / USA

Bill Keller leaves the New York Times to create a new non-profit journalistic start-up

Carolina Añaños.- Bill Keller, currently New York Times’ columnist, will quit the newspaper by March to become the chief editor of The Marshall Project, a new not-for-profit journalistic organisation addressed to covering the US criminal system. During the three decades that Keller has dedicated to the New York Times, he has worked as a reporter -gaining a Pulitzer in 1989 … Continua llegint

Boston falls behind in digital media workplace creation
International / USA

Boston falls behind in digital media workplace creation

Boston is still trailed by New York regarding the Internet and digital media. Lately, grand technological companies of the States have been hiring more New Yorkers than people from Boston. Throughout the last four months, New York has presented a growth of 3.2% on Internet and digital media use, while the Boston’s development in the … Continua llegint

International / USA

The New York Times maintains its stability on account of the growth of online subscribers

Laura Aznar.- The New York Times’ printed version has ceased to produce great benefit; its digital readers are now sustaining the prestigious newspaper. The 2013 balance has been settled with a loss of almost 4% of the paper editions’ circulation, and a downfall of 6.3% on advertisement. The counterpart, though, has been an increase by … Continua llegint

News / USA

The Washington Post has published the initiatives to be developed in 2014

Laura Aznar – The Washington Post has explained that the budget for this year will be used for the growth and for the digital transformation as the main objectives. The incorporation of the National Journal’s executive director, Adam Kushner, who will head a new project based on the comments and online analysis, has been the … Continua llegint