Cut the jargon and become a better business and tech writer

Reuters' Robert MacMillan wrote a great post on Friday in which he argued that…


Give your writing a style makeover

On only two scores can The Economist hope to outdo its rivals consistently. One…


Hacking the news: Building interactive timelines from spreadsheet data

This is too cool not to deserve a special mention: The good people over at…


April Fools wrap: The best of the media jokes

It's that time of year again, the day where newspapers around the world publish…


Wednesday wrap: Twitter as media, hyperlocal startup tips, O'Reilly on e-books

Is Twitter media? Apparently so according to a new report from Yahoo. The…


Tuesday Tool: Capture, annotate and save screenshots in a snap

This one's for the online journalists out there. How often have you needed a…


10 tips for better writing

Many years working as an editor and writer have taught me one thing: Anyone can…


Will the world be worse off if e-books fail? Yes, says Margaret Atwood

In a recent interview published on the Globe and Mail site, author Margaret…


Twitter Wire: Atwood on e-books, The Economist on new formats and Murdoch's Daily

Margaret Atwood talks e-books, publishing and the future of reading. Felix…


Morning coffee and a media news round-up

Time to kick off the day with a quick whip-around of the stories making the…