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Mediatwits #94: How Riptide sunk legacy media; Ugly sexism at Disrupt, Business Insider

By RJI on September 13, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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This was not a stellar week for the tech media world. The Riptide project was an in-depth look by news pioneers at early efforts by traditional media to adapt to the rising tide of disruption — and how they failed.

Futures Lab update #26: Online subscription models and automated journalism

By Reuben Stern on September 10, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

Are online paywalls generating significant revenue? And what happens when computers write news stories?

RJI links: Friday, Sept. 6, 2013

By RJI on September 6, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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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.

Futures Lab update #25: User-friendly video apps and WBEZ's Curious City

By Reuben Stern on September 3, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

How should video be displayed in your mobile app? And what if audience members came along with you during the reporting process?

RJI links: Aug. 30, 2013

By RJI on August 30, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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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.

Futures Lab update #24: Free infographics tools and innovation rain forests

By Reuben Stern on August 27, 2013 1 Comment Ideas

Think you don't have the skills to make an infographic? Think again. And what could innovators learn from a rain forest?

RJI links: Aug. 23, 2013

By RJI on August 23, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
RJI links: Aug. 23, 2013

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 #23: Multimedia story tools and lessons from a journalism fellowship

By Reuben Stern on August 20, 2013 0 Comments Ideas

Could multimedia storytelling get any easier? And what exactly does someone learn during a journalism fellowship?

Decoding collaboration part 2: News collaborations — defining impact

By RJI on August 19, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
Decoding collaboration part 2: News collaborations — defining impact

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 second of her three-part series.

RJI links: Aug. 16, 2013

By RJI on August 16, 2013 0 Comments Ideas
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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.

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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RJI Links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web.

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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RJI links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web.

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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RJI links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web.

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."