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Who's coming: Confirmed participants in "Five Years Past / Five Years Forward"

By Bill Densmore on July 22, 2013 2 Comments

Learn who is planning to participate in "Five Years Past / Five Years Forward: Next Steps for Sustaining Journalism."

RJI links: July 19, 2013

By RJI on July 19, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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RJI links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web.

Futures Lab update #18: Social TV news, print success and Gannett's consumer focus

By Reuben Stern on July 16, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

How are TV news anchors getting social with their audiences? And how is the leader of Gannett preparing the future?

ASNE13: Restoring a sense of possibility

ASNE 13

At the recent ASNE annual convention in Washington, DC, Orange County Register Editor Ken Brusic captured the attention of the audience with some surprising numbers.

RJI links: July 12, 2013

By RJI on July 12, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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RJI links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web.

Futures Lab update #17: Using audience content and Google Glass

By Reuben Stern on July 9, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

What happens when the crowd controls the story? And how could Google Glass be used by reporters?

RJI links: July 5, 2013

By RJI on July 5, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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RJI links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web.

Knight Foundation’s Mike Maness on future news

By Brian Steffens on July 3, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
ASNE

The Knight Foundation's Mike Maness shares his insights for the future of news with editors at ASNE.

Futures Lab update #16: A look forward with The New York Times and NPR

By Reuben Stern on July 1, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

How do the leader of The New York Times Company and the digital team at NPR envision the future?

RJI Links 6.28.2013

By Brian Steffens on June 28, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

Live from my eye sockets: Is Google Glass the next step in the future of broadcasting?

By Sarah Hill on June 27, 2013 2 Comments Ideas Experiments
Sarah Hill wearing Google Glass

The next generation of reporters has something new in their toolbox and it could forever change broadcasting into a hands-free, first person experience. Google Glass — a wearable computer that’s not yet available to the public – has been put in the hands of developers and other testers in the Glass Explorers program to field test, and for the last month, I’ve been experimenting with Glass to see how reporters might be able to use this hands-free device.

ASNE13 Day 3: Reliability; Minority Leadership Institute

By RJI on June 26, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
ASNE

Student journalists from the University of Missouri and the University of Maryland covered the convention for ASNE.

ASNE13 Day 2: Diversity, news literacy

By RJI on June 26, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
ASNE

The second day of the annual ASNE convention included conversations about diversity in the newsroom and challenges facing news literacy.

Futures Lab update #15: Interactive video, Google Glass apps, and second screen for local TV news

By Reuben Stern on June 25, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

How can online video become interactive? What goes into a Google Glass app? And how might mobile devices enhance local TV news?

RJI Links 6.21.2013

By Brian Steffens on June 21, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

Futures Lab update #14: Mobile apps, citizen reporters and Internet cars

By Reuben Stern on June 18, 2013 1 Comment Ideas

Is your mobile app offering the right features? Could your audience cover the news? And will radio survive in a world of Internet cars?

RJI links 6.14.2013

By Brian Steffens on June 14, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

Futures Lab update #13: Lessons on multiplatform publishing

By Reuben Stern on June 11, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

Is your newsroom ready to publish on four platforms at once? Learn how one newsroom took on that challenge.

"Solutions" and journalism grow closer together -- what are implications for independence?

By Bill Densmore on June 5, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
Jan Schaffer

There is increasing momentum driving the idea that mainstream journalism -- and the ethics training around it -- should include the notion that it is not only OK but essential for reporters to report and even help convene community conversation around "solutions" to problems. But what does this do to the notion of independence?

Futures Lab update #12: Freelancer tools, digital subscriptions and innovation advice

By Reuben Stern on June 4, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

Is there a better way to manage freelancers? What can news organizations learn from companies like Netflix? And how could you foster more innovation in your newsroom?