Tag Archives: Twitter

Trump Attacks Warriors’ Curry. LeBron James’s Retort: ‘U Bum.’

In this New York Times article, Ken Belson and Julie Hirschfeld Davis cover President Trump’s recent heated comments on the NBA and the NFL. The article begins by covering the controversy and disagreements between the president and the Golden State Warriors before moving on to also cover the comments on the NFL and the team […]

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Point Blank: Load, Take Aim, Impact

Knight News Challenge: Marley Kalt, Karishma Ahuja, Grace Kuan, Justine Smith Project Title: Point Blank: Load, Take Aim, Impact Requested Amount $50,000 Expected Amount of Time to Complete Project 8 months Describe your Project: Point Blank is a company designed to combat slacktivism. Through a website and mobile application, we will help our users be […]

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traditional media, advertising, and the future of news innovation

Traditional news outlets are facing financial challenges on all sides. The Superbowl is supposed to be the biggest showcase of the year for advertising of any kind in the US. But this year, the very expensive TV ads that bring huge revenue to whichever network is broadcasting the game were overshadowed by a Twitter ad […]

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#Election2012

Classmates, In order to make the Storfiy as easy as possible to create, I think it might be wise to include a single hashtag in all of our tweets on Tuesday. For example, the Daily is using #umichvotes to search for tweets and create its Storify for the election. We could either use that as […]

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Twitter

Hi everyone, I don’t know if you all have Twitter accounts, but if so I think it would be worthwhile for us all to follow each other — especially for the city council meetings when we attend (and this seems relevant to this weeks topic). I’ve listed mine below, so feel free to comment on […]

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What can you say in 140 characters?

Classmates, First, please forgive me for posting my question late.  I realize that some of you might be trying to get your homework done before the weekend so you could watch the game (Go Blue!), and so I apologize for making that more difficult.  That being said, let’s continue on and discuss what might be the future […]

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