FT.com: How the Mad Men lost the plot

The Refresh Project accomplished everything a social media campaign is supposed to accomplish: millions of Facebook likes and thousands of new Twitter followers. But it didn’t sell Pepsi. Pepsi Cola and Diet Pepsi both lost about 5 per cent of…

Slate: Why the Editors of a Top Linguistic Journal Resigned En Masse

Rooryck said Lingua and most journals publish work by professors whose salaries are paid directly or indirectly with public funds. So why, he asked, should access to such research be blocked? Source: Lingua editors and editorial board quit the journal, citing lack…