This post originally appeared on the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships website and is republished here with permission. Martin Kotynek came to Stanford as a 2013-14 JSK Fellow with the goal of re-imagining the news article for the digital age.
Via Andy Bull
Despite slow audience and revenue growth, a handful of newspapers are optimistic about the future of Internet radio.
As Internet radio and podcasting have become more prominent in recent years, a number of local newspapers — from small community chains like Hersam Acorn, which owns 18 local papers, to metro dailies like The Boston Herald — have launched online radio stations.
New research from Irdeto that explores consumer television and video viewing preferences revealed that 53% of consumers believe that mobile devices like smartphones and tablets will replace television sets in the next eight years as the most common way to consume entertainment. Of that group, 31% believe that change will actually occur sooner, in the next one to five years.
The majority of consumers (65%) still prefer to watch their favorite content live at the time of broadcast (also known as linear programming), whether it is on their television or streaming on a mobile device.Sixty percent (60%) of the “Netflix generation” - 18-24 year olds - indicated they prefer to watch full series at once, without waiting a week or more in between new episodes. This underscores the binge-watching trend that kicked into high gear with the 2013 release of Netflix’s original series House of Cards.When it comes to broadband connected devices, 31% of people believe they will be using a Smart TV to watch movies and television within five years, rather than popular CE devices like gaming consoles (6%), hybrid streaming devices like Roku (6%), tablets and mobile phones (5%) and dongles such as Google Chromecast (2%).Consumer demand for 4K TV sets is gaining momentum but still has a ways to go, with only 18% “very interested” and 40% “somewhat interested” in purchasing a 4K/Ultra HD television. Sixteen percent (16%) of respondents revealed that they are not at all interested in the newer technology
At least 30 journalists are now missing in Syria and believed to have been kidnapped. Fifty-two journalists have been killed since the start of the Syrian conflict in March 2011, and 24 more have been kidnapped but released.
Risto Degerman's insight:
Kriisialue eikä varmasti "normaalioloissakaan" helpoin ja turvallisin työskentelyalue.
Kalajokiseutu on valittu tämän vuoden parhaaksi kerran viikossa ilmestyväksi paikallislehdeksi Sanomalehtien liiton järjestämässä kilpailussa. Kaksi kertaa viikossa ilmestyvistä paikallislehdistä parhaana palkittiin Loviisan Sanomat.
Elokuvan tekeminen ja kuvaaminen ylipäänsä muutoksessa, kun meistä kaikista on tullut digikameroiden käyttäjiä. Tekstari ja some veivät vallan kirjoittajilta, digikamera kuvauksen ammattilaisilta? Ei ehkä ihan niin, mutta haasteet muuttuivat!
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Washington Post For media in Sochi, it's more Potemkin village than Olympic village Los Angeles Times I tied the seat belt around me as best I could and drank another glass of Champagne. It flowed like Dnieper River water, the whole flight home.
The BBC is looking at ways to take its journalism to new audiences with the launch of an Instagram service offering short-form news via 15-second videos. The rollout comes as mobile traffic to BBC News sites overtook ...
Risto Degerman's insight:
Koko hela maailma 15 sekunnissa! BBC kertoo tapahtumat 15 sekunnin videoilla Instagramissa. Paras uutinen on lyhyt uutinen...
Onko toimitusten kasvanut johtajakeskeisyys seurausta tehokkuuden tavoittelusta, vallan keskittämisestä vai brändin hallinnasta? Vai niihin liittyvistä illuusioista, joita konsulttivetoiset johtajat ovat vain omaksuneet? ; )
Close to half of those who consume news on Twitter are young people, ages 18 to 29.
Risto Degerman's insight:
Twitter on junnujen uutiskanava. Tai onko tuo uutiskanava, jos sieltä haetaan vain otsikoita? Voi kuullostaa "oikeiden toimittajien" mielestä pinnalliselta TAI ehkä ne oikeat uutiset voikin kertoa twiitin mittaisina ; )
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