Blog http://rjionline.org/blog?area=All&topic=All&author=All&date[value][date]=&date[default_date]=&date[default_to_date]= en Futures Lab update #75: Social platforms Yo and GoPop http://rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/075-yo-gopop-emerging-social-platforms <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Could a single two-letter word be used to convey news? And what if a platform combined features of Snapchat, Vine and Instagram?</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/075-yo-gopop-emerging-social-platforms#comments Ideas Best Practices Engagement Futures Lab Innovation Mobile Phones Social Media Solutions Video Futures Lab update Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:21:33 +0000 sternr 23306 at http://rjionline.org RJI links: Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014 http://rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-sunday-sept-14-2014 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>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.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-sunday-sept-14-2014#comments Ideas RJI links Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:20:53 +0000 hendersonl 23256 at http://rjionline.org Mediatwits 130: Will Apple revolutionize wearables, payments? http://rjionline.org/mediatwits/130 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>This week was put-up-or-shut-up time for Apple, with its stock sagging and innovations coming from others (mainly Samsung) while Apple’s iterations were minor by comparison. With the spotlight squarely on Apple and Cook, the company pushed in all its chips with a brand new product, the Apple Watch, along with one-touch Apple Pay, and some larger, thinner iPhones.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/mediatwits/130#comments Ideas Mediatwits Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:59:26 +0000 hendersonl 23251 at http://rjionline.org Gregory Moore, Denver Post editor, speaks at Gerald M. Boyd Lecture Series http://rjionline.org/blog/gregory-moore-denver-post-editor-speaks-gerald-m-boyd-lecture-series <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Gregory Moore, editor of the Denver Post, had a conversation with David Lieb for the 2014 Gerald M. Boyd Lecture Series.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/blog/gregory-moore-denver-post-editor-speaks-gerald-m-boyd-lecture-series#comments Ideas Speakers and Presentations Video Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:11:49 +0000 hendersonl 23246 at http://rjionline.org Futures Lab update #74: Vox.com card stacks and Bloomberg QuickTakes http://rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/074-vox-card-stacks-bloomberg-quicktakes-explanatory-journalism-formats <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>How could complicated news be better explained? We explore some examples.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/074-vox-card-stacks-bloomberg-quicktakes-explanatory-journalism-formats#comments Ideas Best Practices Futures Lab Innovation Journalism Literacy Reporting Solutions Video Futures Lab update Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:04:48 +0000 sternr 23231 at http://rjionline.org Larger screens on new iPhones should make reading news content more appealing http://rjionline.org/blog/larger-screens-new-iphones-should-make-reading-news-content-more-appealing <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>I’m willing to wager that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus introduced today will give a boost to news organizations as well as Apple. Samsung has already demonstrated that there’s a market for so-called “phablets.” The addition of Apple’s strong brand is certain to validate this marriage of smartphones and mini tablets.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/blog/larger-screens-new-iphones-should-make-reading-news-content-more-appealing#comments Research Apple iPad e-Readers/Tablets Mobile Phones Research Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:34:38 +0000 nelsonjenn 23221 at http://rjionline.org Media use through the eyes of young adult careerists http://rjionline.org/blog/media-use-through-eyes-young-adult-careerists <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Updated: Reynolds Fellow Mary Grigsby will conduct a qualitative study of digital media use among young adult careerists’ (18-29 years of age).</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/blog/media-use-through-eyes-young-adult-careerists#comments Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:30:37 +0000 brownnh 23211 at http://rjionline.org RJI links: Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 http://rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-sunday-sept-7-2014 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>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.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-sunday-sept-7-2014#comments Ideas RJI links Sat, 06 Sep 2014 20:06:59 +0000 hendersonl 23206 at http://rjionline.org Mediatwits 129: The Rise of Hashtag Activism, from #IfTheyGunnedMeDown to #IceBucketChallenge http://rjionline.org/mediatwits/129 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Hashtag activism, sometimes derisively called “slacktivism,” has become de rigueur as more people use social networks to spread memes, gather signatures and raise awareness of important issues. But the practice has also come under scrutiny because it might take the place of more real-world action; most often, hashtag activism doesn’t lead to protests in the street.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/mediatwits/129#comments Ideas Mediatwits Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:37:09 +0000 hendersonl 23191 at http://rjionline.org Futures Lab update #73: Text to audio; and WNYC's personalized playlists http://rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/073-spokenlayer-text-to-audio-wnyc-mobile-app-discover-customized-playlists <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Are audio versions of text stories another potential revenue stream? And how did WNYC's mobile app incorporate personalized playlists?</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/073-spokenlayer-text-to-audio-wnyc-mobile-app-discover-customized-playlists#comments Ideas Best Practices Broadcast Entrepreneurship Futures Lab Innovation Mobile Phones Revenue Strategies Solutions Video Futures Lab update Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:18:53 +0000 sternr 23176 at http://rjionline.org