News coops and supporting indy publishers

I wrote recently about why ownership matters in media. This post is a followup. Read more

A biased guide to managing bias

At WordCamp for Publishers, Jake Spurlock gave a great talk based on a Facebook learning project called Managing Bias at Facebook. Some stunning statistics that reveal how probable (and unconscious) bias is, and thoughts on what we can do to actively guard against it. Read more

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  • Unions, organizing, and blockchain
  • The unfulfilled promise of UGC
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Ownership

I'm excited and frustrated. The promise in news tech has never been greater. But neither have the challenges. Read more

Lightning talk from the Alley retreat

My flash talk from this year's Alley retreat. Read more