• Netflix's Facebook Integration Marks Shift Away From Viewing 'Households'

    Representing a strategic about-face, Netflix says it is currently baking Facebook into its entire service -- in large part to encourage a segmenting of household accounts into multiple personal accounts. "We're working on an extensive Facebook integration, which will further the notion of a personal Netflix account," Netflix said in a shareholder letter issued this week. ...Read the whole story

  • AOL Taps Klum To Create Original Video, Blogs For Women

    No stranger to high-wattage partnerships, AOL has tapped Heidi Klum to co-create original programming for women. Klum and Full Picture Entertainment, the producers behind Project Runway, have signed on to create video, articles, blogs, and photo galleries focusing on fashion, beauty, parenting, arts and crafts, relationships. ...Read the whole story

Editors and Machines Can Not Only Coexist, They Can Collaborate

I read The New York Times every weekend. I wake up, retrieve it from my doorstep, make coffee and I read it, glancing up once in a while at the Manhattan skyline. It's a great experience for me. It's not that I can't get similar content on the web instead, or read it comfortably on my iPad, it's just that heft of the print edition reconfirms to me -- in a familiar way established over years of habit -- that someone I trust curated what I read, and by positioning where each story runs, real people are making recommendations on ...More