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Observing the shifts in the journalism ecosystem
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Professional Advice for Journalism Graduates

Professional Advice for Journalism Graduates | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
It's that time of year when thousands upon thousands of twentysomethings don caps and gowns of every sort of color ...
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Communication as a Human Right: Creating a New Media Infrastructure for Detroit | Media | AlterNet

Communication as a Human Right: Creating a New Media Infrastructure for Detroit | Media | AlterNet | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Digital justice organizers work to move beyond questions of Internet access and work to bring control of media production and distribution to underserved communities.
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Is Data Journalism The New Punk Rock? - PSFK

Is Data Journalism The New Punk Rock? - PSFK | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Using the British Punk Rock Band Sideburns' 1977 chart as a guide, Simon Rogers asks, 'do you need to be part of a major news operation or work for a big media company to be a data journalist, or can anyone do it?
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Today's Inspiration: VISUAL JOURNALISM: The Artist as Reporter ...

Today's Inspiration: VISUAL JOURNALISM: The Artist as Reporter ... | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
One art director, Leo Lionni became a driving force behind the “visual journalism” movement. He worked for Fortune Magazine from 1948-1960 and not only hired illustrators but also fine art painters. He encouraged artists “to ...
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Twitter: From Infancy To Political Powerhouse - NPR

Twitter: From Infancy To Political PowerhouseNPRFive years ago, Twitter was hardly a blip on the political radar. Now, it's a social media giant.
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The Influencing Machine (An Animated History of the Fear of New ...

The Influencing Machine (An Animated History of the Fear of New ... | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Animated by Benjamin Arthur, this short excerpt takes an interesting look at why people think there's something out there secretly controlling them and how that fear translates to the perceptions of new media.
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Can an Algorithm Write a Better News Story Than a Human Reporter?

Can an Algorithm Write a Better News Story Than a Human Reporter? | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Had Narrative Science -- a company that trains computers to write news stories—created this piece, it probably would not mention that ... (Yikes RT @jonlhussey Will journalists lose their jobs to a computer?
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Law reporting in the new media age

Law reporting in the new media age | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Report on Halsbury's Law Exchange, on "Law reporting in the new media age" http://t.co/bD7EZqjH @JackofKent @AdamWagner1 @JoshuaRozenberg...
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Freakonomics » A New Revenue Source for Journalism?

Freakonomics » A New Revenue Source for Journalism? | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Felix Salmon recently proposed an interesting new profit source for newspapers like The New York Times. Citing the Times's recent expose on Walmart and the resulting drop in the company's share price, Salmon wonders ...
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News bosses play down value of social media

News bosses play down value of social media | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it

Tech giants may have their own views on what journalism should become, but some news organisations are questioning what benefits the social vision of future news can really bring at a time when they're struggling for business survival...


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And the social balloon begins to deflate | New Media and Marketing

And the social balloon begins to deflate | New Media and Marketing | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Pinterest's hype bubble has burst, and now it's actually losing users while Groupons stock price is headed to the depths of the ocean.
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New Media Caucus: Call for Papers for Media-N, Journal of the New ...

New Media Caucus: Call for Papers for Media-N, Journal of the New ... | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus is making an open call for submissions to our upcoming Fall 2012 issue, entitled “Found, Sampled, Stolen: Strategies of Appropriation in New Media.” TIMELINE -.
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MediaShift Idea Lab . Top 5 Tech Ideas for Creating Better Explanatory Journalism | PBS

MediaShift Idea Lab . Top 5 Tech Ideas for Creating Better Explanatory Journalism | PBS | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it

How can technology help journalists make sense of complex issues and explain them to the public in a clear, understandable manner?

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An introduction to data journalism

An introduction to data journalism | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
A crash course in finding stories from data and creating interactive graphics led by the Guardian's data journalism team (An introduction to data journalism http://t.co/Shmzh17i via @guardian...)...
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ScribbleLive Works with The Associated Press to Launcha New Era of Live Journalism - MarketWatch (press release)

ScribbleLive Works with The Associated Press to Launcha New Era of Live Journalism - MarketWatch (press release) | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
ScribbleLive Works with The Associated Press to Launcha New Era of Live JournalismMarketWatch (press release)ACM is the first product emerging from collaboration between ScribbleLive and The Associated Press (AP) to create better tools for...
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Twitter assault defendants fined Dh5,000 each - gulfnews.com

Twitter assault defendants fined Dh5,000 each - gulfnews.com | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
gulfnews.comTwitter assault defendants fined Dh5,000 eachgulfnews.comDubai: Four men were fined Dh5,000 each yesterday for ganging up against a man and beating him over his tweets on Twitter.
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Journalism Education – a new journal « PSA Media and Politics Group

On behalf of my co-editors, welcome to the first issue of Journalism Education (www.journalism-education.org), a new journal sponsored by the Association for Journalism Education in ...
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How and why you should do data journalism - GigaOM

How and why you should do data journalism - GigaOM | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
GigaOMHow and why you should do data journalismGigaOMThis has a corollary in journalism too: namely, the growing realization that there is a lot of value in finding patterns in news-related information.
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New York’s Columbia University gets $2m for digital journalism research

New York’s Columbia University gets $2m for digital journalism research | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
New York's Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism will receive $2m from the Tow and Knight Foundations, the new partners announced today. This funding will be aimed at ...
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Data and visualization blogs worth following

Data and visualization blogs worth following | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
“@jayrosen_nyu: A list of 37 data journalism and visualization blogs that are worth following http://t.co/vwYR1TOV via @henkvaness” #dataviz...
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Investigating Power: 51 HD Videos, Timelines Show How Journalists Have Saved ... - mediabistro.com

Investigating Power: 51 HD Videos, Timelines Show How Journalists Have Saved ... - mediabistro.com | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
SILive.comInvestigating Power: 51 HD Videos, Timelines Show How Journalists Have Saved ...mediabistro.comThe website features a rich collection of video interviews with journalists like Christiane Amanpour, Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein, Ben...
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Second Chance

Second Chance | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it

The advent of the tablet presents a bright opportunity for traditional news outlets that stumbled at the onset of the digital era. But will they take advantage?


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Reportr.net » The challenges for journalism start-ups in Europe

Online journalism start-ups in Europe are struggling, according to a report from the Reuters Institute for the study of Journalism. Rasmus Kleis Nielsen presented the results of the study, Survival is Sucess, co-authored by ...
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Digital Ad Revenue Falls at The New York Times Co. - AdAge.com

Digital Ad Revenue Falls at The New York Times Co. - AdAge.com | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
AFPDigital Ad Revenue Falls at The New York Times Co.AdAge.comThat was primarily because of declines at the About.com division, but the News Media Group, which includes The New York Times and The Boston Globe, saw digital ad revenue dip 2.3% as...
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The politics of social media | SocialistWorkercanada

The politics of social media | SocialistWorkercanada | Journalism in Transition | Scoop.it
Among the left today, we will often see two deeply polarized attitudes to social media and internet activism, often divided by generational lines. Debates. The first, is the dismissal of social media: that it is but a fad and shouldn't ...
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