Tag Archives: journalism

Longform + iPad = world’s best general interest mag

I’ve been trying to come up with a good way to describe the newly released Longform app for iPad. It’s a digital magazine on steroids. It’s an infinite magazine, a magazine multiplex. It’s a portable reading room where new issues … Continue reading

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No time to look for good articles? Let Delivereads do it

Look at how many awesome tools we now have to keep ourselves stocked with high-quality reading material: Instapaper and Read It Later are great services if you’ve found an article you want to save for later; Readability and Readable do … Continue reading

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Today’s bargain novella: “Crime Beat” by Scott Nicholson

“Crime Beat (a novella)” by Scott Nicholson Price: $0.99 Amazon Summary: “When John Moretz takes a job as a reporter in the Appalachian town of Sycamore Shade, a crime wave erupts that boosts circulation and leaves people uneasy. Then a … Continue reading

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Today's bargain book: "Lies, Damned Lies, and Science" by Sherry Seethaler

Price: $0.00 Summary: Every day, there’s a new scientific or health controversy. And every day, it seems as if there’s a new study that contradicts what you heard yesterday. What’s really going on? Who’s telling the truth? Who’s faking it? … Continue reading

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Today's bargain book: "Kill the Story" by John Luciew

“Kill the Story” by John Luciew Price: $1.99 Summary: A serial killer known as “The Reader” is murdering journalists in the manner of their most famous stories. Dubbed the “Media Murders” by the press, the killings baffle authorities, turn once-aggressive … Continue reading

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"The New Yorker" mag finally available on the Kindle

If you enjoy reading really well-written general news and feature writing, you should give The New Yorker magazine a try. I’ve waited a year for this to be offered on the Kindle, and now it finally is! Even better, at … Continue reading

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