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Decoding collaboration part 1: Can or should news collaboration be forced?

By RJI on August 15, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
Jo Ellen Green Kaiser

Jo Ellen Green Kaiser, who leads The Media Consortium, has been going deep on collaboration in her work. Here she generously offers a number of insights, with this the first of her three part series.

Dozier School for Boys tragedy continues

By RJI on August 13, 2013 0 Comments

RJI digital newsbook chronicles the discovery of death and abuse

Futures Lab update #22: Comments via ReadrBoard, and success at the Deseret News

By Reuben Stern on August 13, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

Could reader comments be better organized? And how is the Deseret News increasing circulation and revenue?

RJI links: Aug. 9, 2013

By RJI on August 9, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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Futures Lab update #21: SimulTV, micro video and smarter analytics

By Reuben Stern on August 5, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

Is one screen really better than two? Is six seconds of video enough time to do anything? And how could newsrooms be smarter with analytics?

RJI links: Aug. 2, 2013

By RJI on August 2, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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Futures Lab update #20: Data tools, multiplatform skills, and innovation at The New York Times

By Reuben Stern on July 28, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

How are new tools changing data journalism? And how does The New York Times executive editor encourage new ideas?

RJI links: July 26, 2013

By RJI on July 26, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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Futures Lab update #19: Reporting apps, GitHub, and election coverage

By Reuben Stern on July 22, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

Which reporting apps should you have on your smartphone? And how might other newsrooms contribute to your online projects?

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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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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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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Knight Foundation’s Mike Maness on future news

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