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The Key to Thriving in a Game-Changing Business Environment

Daniel Burrus | Posted 08.05.2012 | Technology
Daniel Burrus

No company is ever secure in its dominance. But that's actually good news because it means opportunity for those companies that see the disruptions occurring, understand them, and take advantage of them.

How to Become a reSource When Pluto Becomes a Festival -- A Foretaste of transmediale 2013 in Berlin

Simona Lodi | Posted 08.01.2012 | Arts
Simona Lodi

In the Internet world, BWPWAP is a meme that points back to a forgotten era, symbolizing a world that no longer exists, when life was simple and idyllic.

Men Still Dominating Bylines In Journalism

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.29.2012 | Media

A new study released on Tuesday revealed that men continue to dominate the majority of bylines on articles published in various types of news outlets....

Improvisation: Vertical Videos Offer iPad Users a New Experience

Christoph A. Geiseler | Posted 07.25.2012 | Media
Christoph A. Geiseler

Smartphones, tablets, and rotating monitors make it possible for users to watch videos in a vertical format that was never possible on conventional screens. Here are 10 tips for filmmakers who want to produce vertical videos.

A Student Perspective: Generational Differences in News Use

Lindsay Hoffman | Posted 07.21.2012 | College
Lindsay Hoffman

The Pew Research Center has identified three types of media users: Traditionalists, Integrators, and Net-Newsers. I am in my 20's and am a Net-Newser. My mom, on the other hand, is a Traditionalist.

The Future of Advertising Sales -- It's all About Integration

Daniel Burrus | Posted 07.17.2012 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Today, media and marketing go beyond mere storytelling; now it's about storytelling and dialogue. That's why social media's so popular. It's not about the word "media"; it's about the word "social."

Warren Buffett and the Future of Journalism

Jeremy Harris Lipschultz | Posted 07.17.2012 | Education
Jeremy Harris Lipschultz

The Berkshire Hathaway offer to buy the Media General newspaper chain should offer the industry a shot of long-term optimism. Buffett expects a profitable future for newspapers during the next couple of decades.

Meditations On Television

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.29.2012 | Arts

Stephanie Washburn's "television drawings" are not drawings at all, but painterly photographs of a mediated TV screen. Although they look more like an...

WATCH: Meet Touchy, The Human Camera

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.13.2012 | Technology

According to Eric Siu, we humans have lost our touch. Touchy, a "phenomenological social interaction experiment" developed by the Hong Kong-based n...

Is Big Media Dying, or Is It Reinventing?

Daniel Burrus | Posted 07.09.2012 | Media
Daniel Burrus

We tend to think that the old technology is completely dead, but that usually isn't the case. Rather, the old technology gets repurposed and integrated to add value to the future.

New Media Breaks Through: Fourth Wall Studios Launches RIDES

Turnstyle | Posted 07.04.2012 | Technology
Turnstyle

By: Noah J. Nelson The technological arms race that has given us wi-fi and social media has left our society with a fractured attention span in a bro...

A Piece of the Action

Ivan J. Parron | Posted 07.02.2012 | Business
Ivan J. Parron

If you're looking to raise capital for your media project, the U.S. government just inadvertently did you a big favor.

Triangulating Our Way to the Truth? (Excerpt)

Rory O'Connor | Posted 06.24.2012 | Home
Rory O'Connor

Every day, the single most important new trend within the digital information revolution -- the exponentially increasing amount of unvetted and unverified information now washing over us all -- continues to flashflood forward at a frightening pace.

Is It Time to Consider New Standards for News?

Jerry Lanson | Posted 06.20.2012 | Media
Jerry Lanson

I've been thinking about whether the journalism profession should consider something else: attacking the speed at which rumors spread by taking these rumors apart in special news sections and teasing out what's true and false.

Michelle Millman on Journalism, Social Media and Being a Survivor

2morrowknight | Posted 06.18.2012 | Women
2morrowknight

Michelle Millman's intellect and command of topics is as impressive as her ability to connect with an expansive and diverse region of viewers. But what has endeared Michelle to an international audience is how she looked adversity in the face, and beat breast cancer.

On Being an American, or Dykes Are Always Foreign

Kelly Cogswell | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics
Kelly Cogswell

The agent said I sounded amazing, but should apply directly to a press that specialized in lesbian writing. This thing could never go mainstream. I suddenly wasn't an American anymore.

As the World Turns

Paula Gordon | Posted 06.01.2012 | Business
Paula Gordon

SAG-AFTRA, one union, now stands where once there were a separate Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Actors. The labor movement is far from dead.

Allie Compton

NYT Editor Descends On South By Southwest

HuffingtonPost.com | Allie Compton | Posted 03.13.2012 | Media

The media world has been going through a period of intense change for over a decade, but, as New York Times editor Jill Abramson noted on Monday, not ...

An Open Letter to Jonathan Franzen, or How I Learned to Love the Twittersphere

Amanda Guinzburg | Posted 05.09.2012 | Home
Amanda Guinzburg

The fact is the digital train has already long left the station and we, those of us who call ourselves writers and artists, have an obligation to get on board so we might impact the nature of the trip.

Virtual Expectations And Disorientation In Afghanistan

Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts

David Cotterrell works with video, audio, artificial intelligence and interactive media to test the expectations that humans establish as observers, c...

WATCH: Arianna Discusses New Media With JWT's Bob Jeffrey

Huff TV | Posted 04.23.2012 | Media
Huff TV

Arianna discussed the evolving role of media with JWT's Bob Jeffrey. "At the heart of the Huffington Post is engagement, and if you think of it, that...

The Psychology Behind The 'Fear Of Missing Out'

Tijana Milosevic | Posted 04.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Tijana Milosevic

Urban Dictionary says that FOMO stands for "the fear that if you miss a party or an event you will miss out on something great." As in: "I can't decide if I should go out tonight, but I know that if I don't, I'll get a chronic FOMO."

The Price of Tweeting

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 04.14.2012 | Home
Faisal J. Abbas

It may very well be "micro-blogging", but the recent global row over what were considered to be blasphemous tweets by a Saudi columnist have proven, yet again, how "macro" the impact of just 140 characters can be.

Art Fair Of The Future: Kinetica 2012

MutualArt | Posted 04.07.2012 | Arts
MutualArt

Just one of the many stellar sights to behold at this year's Kinetica. "Liquid Space 6.0," by Daan Roosegarde, represented by Studio Roosegarde. ...

"Feasting on Junk Info": Media in the Internet Age

Robert Schwab | Posted 04.08.2012 | Denver
Robert Schwab

"When you click on the computer, remember that clicks have consequences," Clay Johnson wrote in the L.A. Times. And he's more than right.