I was asked by the folks at the Center for Social Media to Write an Article:
A Peek Under the Hood of the NPR API
"In our new article, KJZZ webmaster John Tynan offers a first-hand account of his efforts to develop a widget that allows users to create tailored timelines of NPR pieces. In the process, he describes not only new tools for media makers, but a rising ethos of collaboration in public broadcasting. “A cultural shift in the public broadcasting world is leading to a deeper understanding that truly public media is now technically feasible,” notes Tynan, who suggests a several next steps that pubcasting organizations could take to nurture future experiments."