Steven Johnson's Top Stories

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  1. Why I’m joining Fusion
    I’m leaving Reuters and joining Fusion. Which I’m sure was not at the top of anybody’s list of the most likely places for me to go. But, in the digital space, there’s really nowhere more exciting right now. (In meatspace, I’ll be based in New York,...
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  2. F.C.C., in ‘Net Neutrality’ Turnaround, Plans to Allow Fast Lane
    F.C.C., in ‘Net Neutrality’ Turnaround, Plans to Allow Fast Lane WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission will propose new rules that allow Internet service providers to offer a faster lane through which to send video and other content to...
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  3. Michael Pollan thinks Wall Street has way too much influence over what we eat
    In 2008, food writer Michael Pollan published an open letter to President-Elect Barack Obama. He began with a warning. "It may surprise you to learn that among the issues that will occupy much of your time in the coming years is one you barely...
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  4. DIRECTOR - KNIGHT SCIENCE JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIPS
    DIRECTOR - KNIGHT SCIENCE JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIPS Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) The Knight Science Journalism Fellowships program brings mid-career science journalists in the United States and other countries to MIT for nine months of...
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  5. At Stake in the Aereo Case Is How We Watch TV
    Media |​​NYT Now At Stake in the Aereo Case Is How We Watch TV WASHINGTON — For most of its two years, Aereo has been an obscure start-up that gained little traction with consumers, partly because it took something that was traditionally easy —...
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