Media Mix: Is ‘Glance Journalism’ the Future?

If wearables really become a thing, journalism will have to adapt.

apple-watch1If wearables really become a thing, journalism will probably have to adapt. Does that mean that “glance journalism” is the future? Maybe, but it sounds terrifying. “Glance journalism makes tweets look like longform, typical news notifications (and even innovative atomized news apps) look like endless scroll, and [Zach] Seward’s list of essential Things (chart, gif, quote, stat) look unresponsive,” Dan Shanoff speculates about this brave new world. (Nieman Lab)

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Will Politico’s European expansion fulfill dream of a pan-European outlet? (Columbia Journalism Review)

The Guardian is getting a redesign. So is The Financial Times. (The Guardian/ Capital New York)

Yahoo News keeps on hiring. Kerry Diamond, who has been called “Brooklyn’s chicest restaurateur/editor,” will be the editor in chief of Yahoo Food and Kristen Baldwin is leaving Entertainment Weekly after 19 years to run Yahoo TV. (Yahoo)

Think Progress world editor Hayes Brown is going to BuzzFeed (BZFD), where he will be a foreign news editor. (FishbowlDC)

 

Media Mix: Is ‘Glance Journalism’ the Future?