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9:30 PM ET, November 23, 2010

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Nikki Usher / Nieman Journalism Lab:
Why spreadable doesn't equal viral: A conversation with Henry Jenkins  —  For years, academic Henry Jenkins has been talking about the connections between mainstream content and user-produced content.  From his post as the founder and former co-director of the Comparative Media Studies program at MIT …
Lauren Rabaino / 10,000 Words:
Four major sins of news design  —  Let's be honest: In general, news site design isn't pretty.  I know I'm not the first or last to say it, but I do have a theory about why.  It starts off innocently enough — an article, navigation, some ads.  But as new tools, gadgets, buttons, widgets …
Rick Edmonds / The Biz Blog:
6 Months In, Honolulu Civil Beat Still Testing the Market For Paid Conversation  —  Honolulu Civil Beat's six-month anniversary earlier this month roughly coincided with the elections, and the closely-watched online-only pilot chose to celebrate with three days of free access for all.
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
AOL Boasts About Its Supersized Video Offering, and Puts Ran Harnevo in Charge  —  A couple of months ago AOL laid out $65 million for video distributor 5Min Media.  What did it get for its money?  —  A lot of video!  AOL says that 5Min's library and distribution deals …
Discussion: GigaOM and Beet.TV, more at Techmeme »
Joe Flint / Company Town:
In win for networks, federal judge issues temporary restraining order against FilmOn.com  —  A federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order against FilmOn.com Plc., a company that had been streaming the signals of television stations over the Internet without permission of the stations …
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Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:   Goodbye, Free TV on Your iPad. For Now...
Joe Mullin / paidContent:
Why Gawker May Have A Strong Legal Case In Its Fight With Palin  —  Last week, after Sarah Palin's publisher, HarperCollins, sued Gawker for copyright infringement over publication of 21 pages of leaked text from her new book, Politico rounded up several legal bloggers' views on the case.
Dylan Stableford / The Wrap:
Google in Talks to Buy Rights to Miramax Archives  —  It appears Google's possible $4 billion bid for Groupon.com isn't the only big-ticket item the search giant is mulling this holiday season.  —  Google is in talks with Filmyard Holdings about acquiring the rights to Miramax's archives …
Telegraph:
Huffington Post's Eric Hippeau on making news pay  —  The chief executive officer of the news and views website tells Emma Barnett about how to make money from a news site, inclsuing paywalls and selling advice to brands.
Discussion: Nieman Journalism Lab
Steve Buttry / The Buttry Diary:
Entrepreneurial journalists need to master social media  —  Our entrepreneurial journalism class at Georgetown will be discussing social media the next two weeks.  Of course, you could do a whole course on social media, which offer some of the most important tools an entrepreneurial journalist will use …
Michael Calderone / Yahoo! News:
Washington Post hires conservative blogger  —  The Washington Post boasts some of the top liberal bloggers, such as Ezra Klein and Greg Sargent.  Now the paper's bringing a conservative into the blog stable.  —  The Post has hired Jennifer Rubin, previously with Commentary magazine …
Discussion: Romenesko and Salon
Keith J. Kelly / New York Post:
RS staffers do double duty at Men's Journal  —  Tweet  —  Wenner Media boss Jann Wenner will tap Rolling Stone veteran Jason Fine to lead Men's Journal after firing editor-in-chief Brad Wieners last week, The Post has learned.  —  Wenner will announce Fine's appointment this week to a seat …
Discussion: Gawker, Romenesko and New York Observer
Jeff Bercovici / Mixed Media:
Why Media Apps Aren't as Good a Business as They Seem  —  This is not a life preserver.  Image via Wikipedia  —  It's long been an article of faith among media optimists that the shift to digital publishing would be a good thing for publishers in the long run, freeing them of the burden …
Howard Kurtz / The Daily Beast:
The Media's Pat-Down Frenzy  —  The press has taken a few revolting TSA passenger encounters and blown the story wildly out of proportion.  Howard Kurtz on the making of a “junk” journalism epidemic.  —  You might get the impression, from the way the coverage has achieved warp speed …
 
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Brian Steinberg / AdAge:
Fox to Use Hulu Inventory for Advertiser ‘Make-Goods’
Megan Garber / Nieman Journalism Lab:
Catalysts: The Globe and Mail's community brain trust
Daniel Luzer / CJR:
The Power of the Drones  —  Inside Slate's efforts to crowdsource good ideas
Nick Summers / New York Observer:
The New Mr. Big: Wired's Publisher Is on a Roll
Newsosaur / Reflections of a Newsosaur:
Another setback for non-profit news
Emma Heald / Editors Weblog:
ProPublica starts using Journalism Online's Press+ to encourage donations
Paul Bradshaw / Online Journalism Blog:
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Michelle Kung / Speakeasy:
Paula Abdul Turns Web Entrepreneur With Online Auditioning Site
Discussion: GigaOM
Cory Doctorow / Guardian:
Copyright: what do we want it to do?  —  Without posing …
Discussion: mediabistro.com
Jeff Jarvis / BuzzMachine:
Entrepreneurial Journalism curriculum at CUNY
Electronista:
Apple, News Corp seen launchng Daily, iTunes subs on Dec. 9
Ross Kenneth Urken / The Huffington Post:
Pete Hamill: One Day, Web Journalists Will Get Real Money
Joe Pompeo / Yahoo! News:
Vogue tops list of 2010 ad-page gains