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This Week in Review: A red flag for media regulation, and are news paywalls inevitable?

This Week in Review: A red flag for media regulation, and are news paywalls inevitable? | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
A warning about press regulation’s downside: We’re now two weeks removed from Lord Justice Leveson issuing his report calling for a new regulatory body for the British press, and at this point, we’re waist-deep in the messy work of figuring out...
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How to: create data visualisations using Tableau's Story Points

How to: create data visualisations using Tableau's Story Points | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Present structure and insights into data-driven stories using free software from Tableau
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The future of augmented reality could be a contact lens (podcast) - VentureBeat

The future of augmented reality could be a contact lens (podcast) - VentureBeat | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
This week on What to Think, we speak with Michael Tolkin. He’s the chief executive of IMAX Labs, an innovation lab that’s backed by IMAX Corp., the entertainment technology company with special theaters throughout the world.
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How and when to post on social media

How and when to post on social media | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
This post first appeared on Buffer.  So much of digital marketing these days is about producing high-quality content that gets published and shared. You can control the publishing part. Can you control the sharing part?
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Really useful, detailed analysis of the types of post that get most traction on social media, from the Buffer team

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How To Use Twitter & Instagram On The Apple Watch; Facebook Is MIA - Marketing Land

How To Use Twitter & Instagram On The Apple Watch; Facebook Is MIA - Marketing Land | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Don't expect to create much social media content to share on the Apple Watch. However, it does support bite-size consumption, including liking Instagram images and retweeting tweets.
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3 things media outlets should know about smartwatches

3 things media outlets should know about smartwatches | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
A new platform for news has arrived – but what should publishers keep in mind before sending that first push notification?
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Are you ready for Google’s mobile algorithm change?

Are you ready for Google’s mobile algorithm change? | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Nathan Barling is Global VP of Product & Business Strategy at iProspect Having a search engine at our fingertips has revolutionised the way we live our lives.
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Facebook changes its News Feed algorithm (and its control over publishers)

Even as Facebook tries to convince news publishers like the New York Times to publish directly on its platform--instead of just posting excerpts with links to their websites--the company continues to demonstrate why that is such a Faustian bargain.
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Twitter Makes Tweaks To Limit Abuse And Abusers

Twitter Makes Tweaks To Limit Abuse And Abusers | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Twitter has today announced some product and policy changes aimed at better tackling violent threats and abuse on its platform.
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Facebook News Feed revamped to promote your friends’ content, but Pages may suffer

Facebook News Feed revamped to promote your friends’ content, but Pages may suffer | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
It’s important for Facebook to show content that keeps users coming back to their News Feeds and the company today announced it’s making some tweaks to its algorithms to promote content from friends – but at the possible expense of Pages.
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Apple Watch to boost 'glance journalism' - Phys.Org

Apple Watch to boost 'glance journalism' - Phys.Org | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
With the Apple Watch expected to sell in the millions, news organizations refocusing their efforts to become part of that tiny screen.
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From the post: "The emergence of wearables offers a new platform for the news media—one that is fast, personal and always on, says Robert Hernandez, who teaches mobile journalism at the University of Southern California. "The ability to access knowledge will be quicker with the watch," Hernandez told AFP. For newsrooms, it is "a new opportunity to be part of this person's body," Hernandez said. And journalism will find a way to use the smartwatch, he said: "When Twitter came out people were saying 'you can't do journalism in 140 characters,' but it has now become an essential tool.""
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Here is the thing - the watch is always with you, even in the shower for some and many sleep with it. Right now 91% of all smartphone users have a smartphone within reach, 07% reply to messages within 4 mins and 19% respond. The watch is basically 100% within reach virtually 100% of the time. It is going to change the rules of engagement in marketing and in the sharing economy!

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Advancing Journalism Innovation, One Fellowship at a Time - PBS MediaShift Idea Lab

Advancing Journalism Innovation, One Fellowship at a Time - PBS MediaShift Idea Lab | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Paul Salopek traced the path of human migration. Hong Qu sorted fact from fiction. Jack Riley explored the stylish world of wearable technology. What will you do?
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Insight from the post: "This engagement with the community, coupled with new tools and techniques, has divided journalists into two categories: those who engage and experiment, and those who don’t. The latter grew up in a steady world where the news changed, but not necessarily the way that news was reported. The former understands the new rhythm, spending equal parts of their day writing, researching, experimenting, engaging, and tweeting. The former is also the type of candidate Nieman hopes to attract with its visiting fellowship."
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Life After The (Alleged) Death Of Google Glass - Forbes

Life After The (Alleged) Death Of Google Glass - Forbes | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
What happens to entrepreneurs when the next big tech platform suddenly disappears?
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Insight from the post: "Ambarish Mitra, the CEO of Blippar, expects that head-mounted devices will become more common in the next three years, but that they’ll mostly be used by businesses, not consumers. His company created an app for Glass that lets users interact with the world around them. First embraced by brands, Blippar uses augmented reality to show ads when users look at certain products"
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4 trends to remember in mobile-first journalism

4 trends to remember in mobile-first journalism | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
MoJo expert Robb Montgomery detailed his predictions for where the field is headed, speaking at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia
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How to enhance your stories with data

How to enhance your stories with data | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Independent journalist Sandra Fish shared some tips on number-crunching at the recent Society of Professional Journalists Conference in Denver
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Exposing Digital Photography - Lecture 1 - Welcome

Exposing Digital Photography Lectures by Dan Armendariz. ( These lectures are provided FREE from Harvard Extension School. Thank-you to Harvard ...
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Audioboom hits 3.6 million users after record-breaking March - Evening Standard

Audioboom hits 3.6 million users after record-breaking March - Evening Standard | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Tech content company Audioboom has revealed it has added more users in March than ever before, after it signed up comedian Russell Brand and launched an Android app.
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Looks like Audioboom is realising its goal to be the YouTube of radio

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Smartphone Filmmaking - Mobile Journalism in Action - London South Bank Skate Park | Ginx TV

Part two of this Planet of the Apps smartphone filmmaking special sees David McClelland take to London's under-threat South Bank Skatepark to demonstrate ...
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Building Lenses: An open-source tool for mobile data viz

Building Lenses: An open-source tool for mobile data viz | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Justin Hendrix, executive director of NYC Media Lab, explains the idea behind an upcoming drag-and-drop data viz tool for journalists
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6 social media trends for publishers from Johnston Press

6 social media trends for publishers from Johnston Press | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Data, emoji and more: Jeff Moriarty, chief digital and product officer, shares his six observations about social publishing, speaking at Digital Media Europe
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The 14 best data visualization tools

The 14 best data visualization tools | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup. Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest.
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A great shortlist, for both developers and non-coders
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Vine’s new share screen lets you post to multiple social networks at once, including Tumblr

Vine’s new share screen lets you post to multiple social networks at once, including Tumblr | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Vine today received a little update that should make sharing just a touch easier… literally. With a new share screen, Vine users can choose to send a specific Vine to Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, or revine the original video – all at the same time.
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Perez Hilton Looks to the Future

Perez Hilton Looks to the Future | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Perez Hilton on Broadway?
It’s a pipe dream, admittedly. It’s also one of the many fun tidbits to be found in a profile piece of the NYC-relocated media personality by Complex magazine’s pop culture editor Andrew Gruttadaro.
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Perez goal in a nutshell: "My dream scenario would be for a big media corporation to partner with me, buy half of the website, and then help create and launch a TV entity, whether that be an entertainment news show or a talk show.”
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New media could topple 'helicopter journalism' in Africa - SciDev.Net

New media could topple 'helicopter journalism' in Africa - SciDev.Net | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
Local use of social media is beginning to add nuance to superficial international journalism, a festival hears.
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This from the post about how initiatives such as @ebolaalert can counter helicopter journalism: "Starting with local people as a primary audience, the channel’s impact rocketed after Ebola reached the United States, becoming a global platform with almost 68,000 followers. I think Ebola Alert is a good example of how the smart use of social media can topple the helicopter journalism canon, enabling local voices to be heard globally. "
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Twitter's most influential US political journalists - Politico (blog)

Twitter's most influential US political journalists - Politico (blog) | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
UPDATE II: StatSocial released the complete list on Thursday, April 16, along with an explanation of its methodology.UPDATE: On Tuesday, April 14, the social analytics firm StatSocial sent the On Media blog with a list ranking the 1,850 "most...
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Taplet Lets You Pull HD Photos From Any Video With A Single Tap

Taplet Lets You Pull HD Photos From Any Video With A Single Tap | Multimedia Journalism | Scoop.it
 The iPhone has offered the ability to take photos at the same time as you record video, but capturing photos from video that has already been captured isn’t quite so straightforward. Taplet aims to solve that.
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Worth checking out for when you need to grab a good quality still for your reporting
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