The first MMJC Teddy Talk series issued a broad challenge: What innovative tools or techniques are changing journalism? It’s an important question and you’ll be surprised by the range of answers. Everything from Snapchat to drones to robots got thrown into the mix. Oh yes, even hockey gets a nod! Take a look. Get talking. […]
Every year, journalists are asked to pull out their back-pocket crystal ball, give it a rub and predict the direction the industry is headed. It’s great fun, showing not only the wildly divergent opinions of today’s news folk but also the complexity of the landscape. Who would have thought journalists would be chewing on a […]
This is a long piece, but worth your time. An examination — by a software engineer — about how badly the software industry protects our privacy. And a call to arms.
Melanie Coulson has some tips on why these two platforms are important and what you need to know about them. 5 fundamentals journalists must understand about Twitter 5 fundamental things journalists must understand about Facebook It’s interesting that the one common thing for both platforms (apart from knowing your audience) is the idea that it […]