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Digital Journalism

Ta-Nehisi Coates Praises Andrew Sullivan's Blog

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 02.03.2015 | Media

Last week, Andrew Sullivan announced he would be shuttering his pioneering political blog, The Dish, after 15 years of near-daily musings. The reasons...

Do Paywalls Change the Engagement Equation?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 11.30.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Jake Batsell seems to think so, saying that while advertising-driven models of digital journalism aim to maximize page views, when news organizations ...

Well-Known Twitter Personality Anthony De Rosa Leaving Reuters

Craig Kanalley | Posted 07.28.2013 | Media
Craig Kanalley

In this Storify, see exactly how the news broke on Twitter, and how Reuters and Circa employees reacted, as well as others.

How I Wrote My Book Endtimes? Crisis and Turmoil at the New York Times, 1999-2009

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 07.07.2013 | Media
Daniel R. Schwarz

As a lifelong reader of the Times, I was interested in how the Times was evolving in the face of the rising influence of the Internet and the changing business model in which advertisers were taking less space if any in the print paper.

Innovations in Newspapers 2012: Design and Publish for Eyes and Fingers

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 02.27.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

The place for digital developers is in the newsroom goes the tune on the latest advances in the newspaper world since industry movers and shakers must cater to consumers' multiple senses across various platforms.

Royals Chasing Shadows and Shadowy Photographers

Chris Brauer | Posted 11.16.2012 | Media
Chris Brauer

The more debate about the rights and wrongs of publishing the images, the better for Closer, and the more palatable the inevitable fine will feel. A nice juicy Royal court case will only bring the magazine back into the public spotlight.

Prince Harry and the Public Interest

Chris Brauer | Posted 11.11.2012 | Media
Chris Brauer

The person who took the photos of Prince Harry and sold them is in the freelance photography marketplace and was richly rewarded for the snapshots. Ignoring the reality that 'everyone is a reporter' in the digital media era is attempting to put the genie back in the bottle.

BBC Global News Chief: "Video is Becoming the Mainstay of our Digital Platforms" (video)

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.05.2012 | Media
Andy Plesser

LONDON --  As the cost of bandwidth decreases, video is becoming the "mainstay" of the BBC's global news offering via its digital platforms, says...

Friends Let Friends Do Digital Journalism

Tom Davis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Davis

Ever have a friend who's called you a failure? And, then, somehow, he manages to stay your friend? And when people ask, you just can't say why?

Google Donates $5 Million To Promote Digital Journalism

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

MIAMI — Google is awarding $2 million to the Knight Foundation to support its media innovation projects. The grant will be used on projects inc...

FOI'led Again! Irish Digital Journalist Uses Freedom of Information to Open Irish Government

John Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John Lee

On his own time and largely his own dime, Gavin Sheridan has been using Freedom of Information requests to accumulate, digitize and disseminate a database of -- until now -- hidden Irish government information.

Why Old Media Rules Still Count in New Media Age

Sara-Ellen Amster, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sara-Ellen Amster, Ph.D.

I know there are those saying Sherrod should sue or that what Andrew Breitbart did amounted to a cybercrime, but at minimum Breitbart should fess up and apologize.

Journalism Students Take on Role of Digital Pioneers

Sara-Ellen Amster, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Sara-Ellen Amster, Ph.D.

Presentation has become more important in Web journalism, but there is still the "holy sh**" story, to invoke Ben Bradlee, that can bring down a president or more recently, a general.

Open Letter to the Next Generation of Cronkites

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

As we embrace Twitter and the blog, we must also be committed to forging a new pathway to the truth and the hard work of uncovering the information necessary to sustain a healthy democracy.