ProPublica Photographer: I Was Followed by BP Security and Then Detained by Police

[NOTE: I’m experimenting with ProPublica’s new “steal our stories” republication feature. Forgive me as I continue to try out different online syndication models, using my blog (and you, dear readers) as a test kitchen. This story originally appeared at ProPublica.] by Lance Rosenfield, Special to ProPublica July 7, 10:37 a.m. Freelance photographer Lance Rosenfield was […]

Be the platform, use the platform, syndicate the platfom

A lot of talk about platforms for news these days, no? A sampling: Joey Baker at CoPress defines one of the many things that “newspaper platform” could mean to a local news site: “…taking lessons from Gawker, Slashdot and the New York Times, and aggregating everything. If there’s a story online that’s relevant to your […]