Tag: virtual world

by Liz Nord

(A Street Team ’08 video by our Connecticut reporter plays at Election HQ in MTV’s Virtual World.) One of the main components of Knight and MTV’s big citizen journalism experiment, Street Team ’08, is MOBILE. In our case, the already loaded term has many meanings…our project includes mobile phones, on both the production and distribution [...] more »

by Paul Grabowicz

Can new technologies be used to tell old stories about a local community? That’s the question we’re trying to answer with our “Remembering 7th Street” project that uses a video game to tell the story of Oakland, California’s old jazz and blues club scene. During the 1940s and 1950s, Oakland’s 7th Street was a vibrant [...] more »