NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The New York Times today introduced “Watching,” a major new feature on
homepage on desktop and on the mobile website. Watching is a stream of
developing and noteworthy news designed to amplify the scope and urgency
of The Times’s digital report.
Watching offers a tailored feed of the news of the moment, such as early
outlines of developing stories on NYTimes.com and curation of the most
newsworthy and trusted reporting from around the web. It also features
tweets from Times reporters and others, as well as photos and YouTube
A team of New York Times reporters and editors, led by editors Marcus
Mabry, Jennifer Preston, select the content for Watching and are in
constant contact with various Times news desks. They search the web and
social media for reliable breaking and developing news.
Readers can watch video, share stories and follow others on Twitter and
email directly from the Watching module. They can also scroll through
Watching indefinitely, to catch up on news they may have missed or track
stories over time...