Category: John Carroll

Week In Review: Special Election, Casinos, The Future Of Lawrence

December 2nd, 2013 in 2013, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers, WBUR 0 comments

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Forbes And Snapchat: Are The Valuations Right?

November 25th, 2013 in 2013, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers, NPR 0 comments

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John Carroll, College of Communication

Just as Forbes Media, which publishes Forbes magazine and Forbes.com, announced that it was up for sale earlier this month, online messaging service Snapchat announced that it was not – at least for now…

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When Television Isn’t On TV

November 21st, 2013 in 2013, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, WBUR 0 comments

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By John Carroll, College of Communication

Move over, Netflix. Amazon Studios is in the (production) house…

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Report: Marty Walsh Transition Team to Include Golar Richie, Barros

November 8th, 2013 in 2013, BostInno, Boston mayoral race, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers, Politics 0 comments

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Mayor-elect Marty Walsh will appoint Charlotte Golar Richie and John Barros to his transition team, unnamed sources told the Boston Globe…

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With Only a Couple of Hours Remaining, 30% of Registered Bostonians Have Decided to #FlockTheVote

November 5th, 2013 in 2013, BostInno, Boston mayoral race, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers 0 comments

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John Carroll, College of Communication

As of 6 p.m., 113,677, or 30.55 percent of registered Bostonians, have cast a ballot in today’s general election, nearly equaling the final preliminary election turnout numbers…

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“Turnout overall seems to be up somewhat from the preliminary. If (higher turnout rates) are coming from constituents of color, that will likely benefit [Marty Walsh], rather than Connolly.”

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Week In Review: A Danvers Murder, Taxi Report, Mayor’s Race

October 25th, 2013 in 2013, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers, WBUR 0 comments

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Advertising Takes Off On Twitter

October 25th, 2013 in 2013, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers, NPR 0 comments

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John Carroll, College of Communication

Twitter is beginning its IPO roadshow on Monday…

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Boston Mayor’s Race Has Few Ads, Divided Interests

October 22nd, 2013 in 2013, Boston mayoral race, College of Communication, John Carroll, Newsmakers, WBUR 0 comments

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John Carroll, College of Communication

In the first wide-open Boston mayoral race in 20 years, the airwaves have been largely silent ahead of the general election…

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4 things to watch for in tonight’s Brockton mayoral debate

October 16th, 2013 in 2013, College of Communication, Enterprise News, John Carroll, Newsmakers 0 comments

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John Carroll, College of Communication

A strong showing in a debate can tip the scales in a political contest, just as a weak performance can unravel an otherwise well-orchestrated bid for office…

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“Everything about the performance should be measured and deliberate” from hand gestures to what the candidate’s wear.”

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Broadside: Mass. 5th Congressional primary ads

October 15th, 2013 in 2013, College of Communication, John Carroll, NECN, Newsmakers 0 comments

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