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December 19, 2014
’Tis the season for cool toys and technology. You’ve stuffed your kids stockings full of Elsa dolls, Transformers and maybe a Furby, but now it’s your turn. You’ve been good. You donated charity this year, volunteered at a nonprofit and made your wife or husband dinner a couple of times. So in the spirit of commercialism, here’s my Festivus wish list for the video journalist or documentary filmmaker.
December 6, 2014
The news media should treat sexual assaults like any other crime.
November 18, 2014
Through the photo messaging app, Snapchat, I asked for pictures of food college journalists eat throughout the day. And to quote TV’s Liz Lemon, "I’m going to talk to some food about this."
November 18, 2014
Take note: A longform podcast that has become wildly popular means one thing: Audiences like good stories.
November 13, 2014
University of Maryland senior Shea Winpigler writes about the flood of emotions she's facing as graduation with a journalism degree approaches.
November 12, 2014
What does it mean to be reader-first in the era of digital news? One analytics firm explores how smart use of audience data can help publishers connect with readers.
October 29, 2014
Smartwatches have been attempted many times, with little success. But journalists might be making a smart bet that the Apple Watch will be different. Your watch tells time? Mine takes interviews.
October 24, 2014
Nick Diakopoulos, the co-chair of the Computation + Journalism Symposium organizing committee, sees a bright future for collaborations between computer science and journalism.
October 21, 2014
When does a meme officially "start?" When is it over? BuzzFeed brings us answers by looking at the Ice Bucket Challenge coverage.
October 6, 2014
Hungary's slide back toward authoritarianism drew little attention from the U.S. media until its prime minister recently proclaimed his desire for an "illiberal state."
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