Mada Masr :: The State Information Service (SIS) issued a statement Monday afternoon blaming the Muslim Brotherhood for the assassination of Prosecutor General Hesham Barakat in a car bombing earlier that morning.
Venture Beat :: There’s a fundamental mismatch between the goals of VCs and the goals of businesses. And that mismatch is hurting some good tech companies.
Fstoppers :: While there’s never been a sure fire way to win work and sustain a living as a photographer or film maker, and particularly not today given how much change we are seeing, having your own unique vision can help set you apart from the crowd.
mUmBRELLA :: News Corp Australia is running a promotion offering consumers their local tabloid newspaper for just ten cents when they buy national broadsheet The Australian.
Digiday :: The biggest concern on publishers’ minds when it comes to ad blocking is revenue: the more ads blocked, the more publishers lose. A typical gaming site, for example, can see ad blocking rates as high as 50 percent. But ad blocking is also complicating publishers ability to collect data.
Digiday ::Vertical video is having a moment: Evan Spiegel pitched Snapchat’s vertical video format last week, Facebook announced a new vertical ad format, and there’s a new agency devoted to it.
World Policy Institute :: On June 25, 2015, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) released a special report detailing the imprisonment of Egyptian journalists, which has reached a record high in the last year.