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Twitter Sent Me to a Psychiatrist

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 09.05.2014 | Media
J.J. Colagrande

On the other end of the spectrum, another founder didn't envision Twitter as an expression of status; on the contrary, he believed Twitter was born to share what was going on in the world, the news, local, national and international. This real-time attitude has co-opted journalism to a point of a coup.

The Power of Social: We, the Reporter

Lauren Wong | Posted 08.26.2013 | College
Lauren Wong

In the early hours of June 26, as the media seemed to sleep, thousands of people propped their laptops up on their pajama pants and did the job for them. SB5 is dead, but the power of social media is more alive than ever.

What News Has This Social Media Editor Dancing?

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.31.2013 | Technology

Maybe social media editors aren't dead after all. After a BuzzFeed post trumpeted the headline "The Social Media Editor Is Dead" on Wednesday, Twit...

Citizen Journalism Needs a Dose of Journalistic Ethics After Sandy

Tyler Mahoney | Posted 01.06.2013 | Media
Tyler Mahoney

Getting a voice on the ground isn't easy, especially when much of that ground is underwater. But, as a matter of journalistic ethics, accurate news is the most important during the worst circumstances.

The Power of Twitter

Michael Geheren | Posted 03.12.2012 | Home
Michael Geheren

Twitter is more than just a place to explain where you are going or what you are doing. It is a way to connect with so many people just by writing in 140 characters or less.

DePaul Journalism School Adds Twitter 101

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

DePaul University will offer a journalism class this fall focused on Twitter....