The Daily Blog

By Mario R. García on Mar 04, 2015

Mobile Europe: Some interesting discoveries

AS I served on the jury evaluating entries in the WAN IFRA  European Digital Media Awards 2015, I was happily surprised with at least five of the entries, each a success story with its new app.

Tags: awards, design, usability, video, mobile, Denmark, Europe, Germany, Norway

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By Mario R. García on Mar 03, 2015

It’s new look for Swiss luxury supplement—the NZZ"s Z

Winkreative, the Tyler Brulé affiliate, has been involved in the creation of the new look of Z, the luxury supplement of «Neue Zürcher Zeitung» and the «NZZ am Sonntag»

Tags: Neue Zürcher Zeitung

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By Mario R. García on Mar 02, 2015

NYT Magazine and its cover ad

It is not just any ordinary Sunday when one opens The New York Times Magazine and finds an unusual ad on its cover. Take a look

Tags: advertising, USA, The New York Times

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By Mario R. García on Mar 01, 2015

Rethinking Columbia Journalism Review

Columbia Journalism Review is among the most respected journals devoted to discussing and analyzing the media. Today, it premieres a new look and organization for its website. We were honored to be involved in this project.

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By Mario R. García on Feb 26, 2015

Digital natives prefer print. Who’d know?

Tags: print, web

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By Mario R. García on Feb 25, 2015

The Guardian: four candidates for editor and their manifestos

It is a rare opportunity, indeed. At The Guardian, four candidates for the title of editor in chief present their views about the state of journalism. Must read.

Tags: newspapers, UK, The Guardian

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By Mario R. García on Feb 24, 2015

And the Oscar goes to Times of Oman for best pages

Now that we know who the winners are for Oscar 2015, let's review these pages from the Times of Oman which show us why the combination of creativity and hard work can still make print so special.

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By Mario R. García on Feb 23, 2015

At the NYT:  digital first more than just a catchy phrase

“Change is in the air at the Times,” reports the Times Insider Weekly Wrap. Big change it is for the brand with all the news that’s fit to print. What took them so long?

Tags: frequency, media quartet, newspapers, USA, The New York Times

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By Mario R. García on Feb 22, 2015

The New York Times Magazine: a celebration for print—-and some key lessons

It’s here. Yes, the new The New York Times Magazine has arrived in its new design. It is, no doubt,  the most discussed magazine redesign of the season.  While it is an attractive look, this redesign is historically significant for how it advances the media quartet concept.

Tags: multimedia, the craft, two tempos, magazines, USA, The New York Times

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