Going long on the web

Can long-form journalism be adapted to the web? The Atavist is one such effort, just reviewed in the New York Times and elsewhere. "All the richness of the Web — links to more information, videos, casts of characters — is right there in an app displaying an article, but with a swipe of the finger, the presentation reverts to clean text that can be scrolled by merely tilting the device," David Carr writes in the Times. Read more here and here.

October 2, 2015

Drexel University Online