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Futures Lab update #55: Google and the news industry

By Reuben Stern, Olga Kyle on April 15, 2014 0 Comments Ideas

What can news organizations learn from Google? And how is the company trying to help the news industry?

RJI links: Friday, April 11, 2014

By RJI on April 11, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
RJI links

To help you navigate our fast-changing industry, RJI collects and assembles some of the top stories from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs.

Mediatwits #117: Personal brand journalism on the rise as Vox launches

By RJI on April 11, 2014 0 Comments
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Vox.com launched this week, the much talked-about explanatory news site headed up by former Washington Post columnist Ezra Klein.

Q&A with Matt (Sokoloff) Broffman of local news site Bungalower

By Jennifer Nelson on April 9, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Bungalower

Bungalower CEO Matt (Sokoloff) Broffman was in high school when he first identified deficiencies in his community’s local news coverage. RJI’s Jennifer Nelson sat down with Broffman to learn more about his new venture in Central Florida.

Futures Lab update #54: How mobile is changing news gathering and delivery

By Reuben Stern, Olga Kyle on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Ideas

What does it mean to put mobile first? And is your newsroom doing that?

Mobile First: Audience/monetization and Futurism

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Mobile First 2014

Watch the Audience/monetization and Futurism videos from RJI's Mobile First event, held on Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1.

Mobile First: Mindset/workflow

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Mobile First 2014

See videos of our speakers in the Mindset/workflow segment of our Mobile First event from Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1.

Mobile First: Content creation

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Mobile First 2014

RJI's Mobile First event — Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1 — featured speakers presenting on how to develop content for mobile first. Watch them all now.

Mobile First: Infrastructure

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Mobile First 2014

We've collected videos of all the speakers who presented during the Infrastructure segment of Mobile First, an RJI event held Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1. Check them out.

Mobile First: Innovation

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Mobile First 2014

In case you missed it — or even if you didn't — we have collected the videos of all the speakers who presented in the Innovation segment at RJI's Mobile First event, Monday, March 31–Tuesday, April 1.

Mediatwits #116: how Amazon’s Fire TV box shakes up streaming media

By RJI on April 4, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
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On Wednesday, Amazon released its newest device, the $99 Fire TV, that aims to make a better set-top box for streaming video on TVs.

RJI links: Friday, April 4, 2014

By RJI on April 4, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
RJI links

To help you navigate our fast-changing industry, RJI collects and assembles some of the top stories from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs.

#RJIMobileFirst

By RJI on April 4, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Mobile First 2014

If you couldn't attend RJI's Mobile First event — or even if you did — browse through all the tweets to get the highlights.

Futures Lab update #53: Touchable video, sensor journalism, and the mobile transition

By Reuben Stern, Olga Kyle on April 1, 2014 0 Comments Ideas

How is Cinematique adapting video to take advantage of touch screens? And how can sensors enable new kinds of reporting?

Mediatwits #115: State of the news media: rise of digital news ventures

By RJI on March 28, 2014 0 Comments
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On Wednesday, Pew released its eleventh annual State of the News Media report, featuring a wealth of data and analysis for journalists to chew over.

RJI links: Friday, March 28, 2014

By RJI on March 28, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
RJI links

To help you navigate our fast-changing industry, RJI collects and assembles some of the top stories from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs.

Futures Lab update #52: Newspaper video that takes on TV news; and inside news curation apps

By Reuben Stern, Olga Kyle on March 25, 2014 0 Comments Ideas

Could newspapers compete with TV when it comes to breaking news video? And is news curation a form of journalism?

Updating the Missouri Method with rapid iteration, multi-platform delivery

By Jim Flink on March 24, 2014 0 Comments Ideas
Newsroom

What causes species to migrate? Inhospitable conditions? A yearning for home? A longing for greener pastures? In the case of multi-platform migration in news, it’s quite possibly a combination of all three.

Friday, March 21, 2014

By RJI on March 21, 2014 0 Comments
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To help you navigate our fast-changing industry, RJI collects and assembles some of the top stories from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs.

Mediatwits #114: Will robots take over simple tasks for journalists?

By RJI on March 21, 2014 0 Comments Experiments
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This week, when a 4.4-magnitude earthquake hit L.A., the L.A. Times’ Ken Schwencke was the first to break the story. But, the actual author of the post wasn’t Schwencke...