Tag: digital

by Meagan Doll

Alexander B. Howard is a writer and editor based in Washington, D.C. He is currently a fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University and recently produced a report on data journalism, “The Art and Science of Data-Driven Journalism” (PDF). EducationShift talked with Howard about the report and what educators should take [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Cable pioneer says U.S. cable companies should create Netflix rival (Liana B. Baker / Reuters) 2. Third of millennials watch mostly online video or no broadcast TV (Andrew Beaujon / Poynter) 3. Going digital is a complete transformation in the way journalism is done (Mathew Ingram / paidContent) 4. Are operations like Flipboard scams [...] more »

by Julie Keck

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Julie Keck. 1. Judge: News outlets improperly used photos posted to Twitter (Reuters) 2. Facebook announces ‘Graph Search,’ promises privacy (Forbes) 3. US Postal Service pushes digital envelope (Guardian) 4. Maltreated teen girls more likely to engage in risky online behavior (Mashable) 5. Social [...] more »

by Tristan Stewart-Robertson

When Oliver Mooney stood up for his final presentation of the Irish Times Digital Challenge, he had a confession to make. “I love working with data,” he declared. “It’s such a nerdy thing to say, but I’ve been doing it now for over a decade for customers all over the country, and it’s about time [...] more »

by Tristan Stewart-Robertson

Do we define the future of the newspaper based on the product and its medium? Or do we look to the interaction between the product and the reader, and ask the digital realm to reinvent the relationship? These are big questions, and the fundamental ones underlying the The Irish Times Digital Challenge, the latest attempt [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. What will J-schools look like in 2020? (Poynter) 2. Graphic novels, e-books on student summer reading lists (Baltimore Sun) 3. Company adds e-books for community colleges, vocational schools (Publishers Weekly) 4. Tablets arrive at rural schools (Austin Daily Herald) 5. 10 tips for [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Cable news networks were a major destination for updates on Aurora shootings (TVNewser) 2. Twitter is working on a way for you to export all your tweets (NYT) 3. Foursquare starts a pilot program to test paid ads (NYT) 4. [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Other high-level Yahoo! appointments (Capital New York) 2. Social media users more content with G+ than Facebook, index says (Wired) 3. An overview of Journatic’s ‘fakery scandal’ (Guardian) 4. Reddit and the future of newsrooms. Does it have a role [...] more »