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The Lonely Death of George Bell - The New York Times

The Lonely Death of George Bell - The New York Times | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
Each year around 50,000 people die in New York, some alone and unseen. Yet death even in such forlorn form can cause a surprising amount of activity. Sometimes, along the way, a life’s secrets are revealed.
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How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus

How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it

If you don't read anything else this semester, read this.College students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education.

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If you don't read anything else this semester, read this.

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How advertising research explains Donald Trump's profound appeal

How advertising research explains Donald Trump's profound appeal | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
Trump is an ad-man's dream, a candidate who reflects what the best advertisements possess.
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'Tech Neck' taking a toll on child posture

'Tech Neck' taking a toll on child posture | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
Experts claim "tech neck" is destroying a child's posture at a time when their bodies are still developing.
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Digital news consumers unlikely to pay for content and increasingly block ads

Digital news consumers unlikely to pay for content and increasingly block ads | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
The takeaway from Reuters' vast new study of the world's digital news consumers is that the disruptive trends publishers have been grappling with the last few years have crystallized into something more lasting, not just in the United...
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The Rise and Fall of Our 6 p.m. TV News Show and Where We Go Next — Innovation News — Medium

The Rise and Fall of Our 6 p.m. TV News Show and Where We Go Next - Innovation News - Medium
We launched and killed a new ‘flagship’ evening newscast in fewer than 16 months, and why we think that’s a good thing.
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News outlets face losing control to Apple, Facebook and Google

News outlets face losing control to Apple, Facebook and Google | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
With smartphones and tablets becoming the devices of choice for accessing content, traditional news organisations are going to find it harder to survive
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This is concerning and a challenge for journalism school graduates to consider as they practice their craft.  What will the future of news dissemination look like and how we it be monetized?

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TV Groups Team Up To Offer Local News App | TVNewsCheck.com

TV Groups Team Up To Offer Local News App | TVNewsCheck.com | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
ABC O&Os, Hearst Television, Cox Media Group, Media General and Raycom Media have formed NewsON, an advertiser-supported service that beginning this fall will let viewers watch their local TV news on smartphones and tablets no matter where they are.
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An Epidemic of False Video Footage Swamped Big News Stories in 2014 - PBS MediaShift

An Epidemic of False Video Footage Swamped Big News Stories in 2014 - PBS MediaShift | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
The instinct to believe what we see has made video a driving force in news coverage, but it has also been exploited as a powerful tool for manipulation.
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What news can do for Google (and itself) — Whither news? — Medium

What news can do for Google (and itself) - Whither news? - Medium
How about a search of only original reporting?
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Why Twitter Is Even More Worthless Than You Think

Why Twitter Is Even More Worthless Than You Think | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
One percent of people who see my tweets click on the links. That's not traffic. It's a rounding error.
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Controlled chaos: As journalism and documentary film converge in digital, what lessons can they share?

Controlled chaos: As journalism and documentary film converge in digital, what lessons can they share? | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
Old and new media types from journalism, documentary, and technology backgrounds gathered at MIT to share practices and discuss mutual concerns.
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Millennials must contend with labor market that is more mobile and competitive - The Boston Globe

Millennials must contend with labor market that is more mobile and competitive - The Boston Globe | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
The good news: The job market is the best since before the recession, and by all indications, it is going to get better.
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In revamping its video strategy, The Washington Post steers clear of imitating TV

In revamping its video strategy, The Washington Post steers clear of imitating TV | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
The Post is betting on "the right stories for the right platform at the right time," according to its new video director Micah Gelman.
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6 questions journalists should be able to answer before pitching a story | Poynter.

6 questions journalists should be able to answer before pitching a story | Poynter. | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
A Global Leader in Journalism | Journalism training, media news & how to's
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Did Apple Just Kill Local News? | MediaShift

Did Apple Just Kill Local News? | MediaShift | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
Like many folks focused on what’s happening in digital media, I was half paying attention to the Apple keynote launching its worldwide developers conference. It was proceeding as expected, with updates to iOS and launch of another version of OS X, the desktop operating system.
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14 Things You Should Know Before Majoring in Journalism

14 Things You Should Know Before Majoring in Journalism | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
You're not done with math, sorry.
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One Problem With Facebook As A News Platform Is That It Deletes Things

One Problem With Facebook As A News Platform Is That It Deletes Things | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
Facebook wants media entities to trust it as a distribution platform for journalism, but that’s hard to do when it routinely censors content
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Facebook for news content?  Maybe.  But as a primary news source? Probably not.

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We’re using hashtags less than ever. Here’s why. | Poynter.

We’re using hashtags less than ever. Here’s why. | Poynter. | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
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Very interesting read, especially the thoughts about the ethical dilemma of hashtags.. 

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Keep your inbox empty with one of these four strategies

Keep your inbox empty with one of these four strategies | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
The "right way" to manage email depends a lot on your own personal style.
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What Happens in One Minute on the Internet? [In...

What Happens in One Minute on the Internet? [In... | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
As millions of new Internet users log on every month, the numbers relating to the flow of information becomes ever more staggering. An infographic from analytics software provider Domo, attempts to quantify just how much data is generated in one minute online. Compare it to Domo’s similar infogr...
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Haters are going to hate but they also might be less productive in the workplace, study says

Haters are going to hate but they also might be less productive in the workplace, study says | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
Science tells us that haters are gonna hate, but a recent study by Michigan State University researchers also says haters in the work place are less productive.
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Report: Online media are more a part of the problem of misinformation ‘than they are the solution’ | Poynter.

Report: Online media are more a part of the problem of misinformation ‘than they are the solution’ | Poynter. | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
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A new Tow Center report looks at how news outlets help spread (or debunk) false rumors online

A new Tow Center report looks at how news outlets help spread (or debunk) false rumors online | journalism and disruptive innovation | Scoop.it
"Once a certain critical mass is met, repetition has a powerful effect on belief. The rumor becomes true for readers simply by virtue of its ubiquity."
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