Is Social Media A More Trustworthy Source? Sky News One stat that caught my eye from Sky News' Stand Up Be Counted poll was that eight out of 10 people don't trust the media to reflect their concerns and needs.
Creating a custom search engine is a good way to provide some gentle web search assistance to students. Through Google Custom Search Engines you can create search engines that only include websites that are appropriate for your students' reading levels. The slides and video below provide directions for creating your ownGoogle Custom Search Engine.
Back in July, Twitter launched a really nifty analytics dashboard. A bit like Google Analytics for tweets, it allows you to gauge the performance of each and every tweet you sent. How many people saw it?
If your Twitter stream is looking a little more random than usual there’s a concrete reason for that: Twitter has made a behind-the-scenes change which means it’s algorithmically adulterating the mix of content you see.
Tweet a graphic image relating to the alleged beheading of photojournalist James Wright Foley and risk having your account suspended. The word comes from Twitter CEO Dick Costolo who announced the company’s actions in a tweet on Wednesday morning,...
A groundswell of support for independent reporting from protests over the killing of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by police has led Beacon Reader to directly connect journalists and readers in the area
Posted Tuesday on a Fort Myers News-Press private Facebook #picassolution discussion board by the paper’s engagement editor: From the Gannett “Picasso, baby” Tumblr: A Romenesko reader has previously described Picasso as an initiative “in which...
With more than 100 million people watching Vines across the web each month, and over 1 billion loops every day, Vine has just released an update to the app that finally lets users import video from their camera.