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RJI Links 4.5.2013

By Brian Steffens on April 5, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
RJI Links

News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

Futures Lab update #3: Events, social platforms, and news avatars

By Reuben Stern on April 1, 2013 0 Comments Blogs

Can organizing events support a news operation? How are we connecting with sports fans? And would you watch news read to you by an avatar?

RJI Links 3.29.2013

By Brian Steffens on March 29, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
RJI Links

News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

RJI Tech Showcase 2013

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 Events

Don't miss this showcase of new and innovative technology, gadgets and resources. The 2013 RJI Tech Showcase will include the latest innovations from the Reynolds Journalism Institute and the Missouri School of Journalism and a luncheon with gadget guru, Greg Harper. The day will end with presentations and conversations with up-and-coming industry leaders who will discuss what's next in the technology world and how you can apply and make the most of it. Check back soon for more details.

Futures Lab update #2: Drones, Truth Teller and other tools

By Reuben Stern on March 26, 2013 0 Comments Blogs

Are drones the future of outdoor journalism? Can an algorithm really catch a politician lying? And how do you make sense out of countless pages of government documents?

Can newspapers evolve into ‘local membership’ organizations?

Newspaper

I don’t think anyone has really nailed a local membership model, and there are two organizations that have great potential to dominate in this area — local newspapers and the YMCA.

RJI Links 3.22.2013

By Brian Steffens on March 22, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
RJI links

News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

Futures Lab update #1: SXSW recap, journalist-programmers, NYT "Snowfall"

By Reuben Stern on March 20, 2013 0 Comments Blogs

What were the big themes at this year's South by Southwest Interactive conference? Where do programmer-journalists come from? And how did The New York Times revolutionize the art of online narrative storytelling?

SXSWi: Dashboards, analytics and tools for news organizations

By Brian Steffens on March 18, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
SXSW 2013

The trending topic at SXSW this year was …. trending. How to identify what’s trending and then to use that information to improve what you do. Social media meets analytics meets (hopefully) ROI.

RJI Links 3.15.2013

By Brian Steffens on March 15, 2013 1 Comment Blogs
RJI Links

News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

SXSWi: Beware the cloudburst; embrace beautiful complexity

By Brian Steffens on March 13, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
Mickey McManus

Our future is about fostering emergence. We can make anything. What's the right thing to make?

SXSWi: Is Marissa Mayer wrong?

By Brian Steffens on March 10, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
Marissa Mayer

Collaboration/innovation vs. productivity: Which is more important? Is it an either-or proposition?

RJI Links 3.8.2013

By Brian Steffens on March 8, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
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News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

RJI Links 3.1.2013

By Brian Steffens on March 1, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
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News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

Reynolds Fellows Project Updates

Thursday, February 14, 2013 - Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Events

Every year the Reynolds Fellows carry out major projects aimed at enhancing the practice or understanding of journalism or advertising. Curious to know what they're up to? Join the Reynolds Fellows at a series of brown bag sessions throughout the month.

Researching what subscribers will pay for digital content is crucial

By RJI on February 25, 2013 0 Comments News
Seattle Times bundles

Researchers at RJI have developed an experimental research method, the pricing optimizer, and are testing the tool in a partnership with The Seattle Times.

RJI links 2.22.2013

By Brian Steffens on February 22, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
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News and commentary from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs

Sokoloff provides overview of best practices for paid content product marketing

By RJI on February 19, 2013 0 Comments News
Matt Sokoloff's Paid Content presentation at Key Executives Mega-Conference slid

Slides and Tweets from Matt Sokoloff's presentation at the Key Executives Mega-Conference in New Orleans.

Multi-source journalism and the rise of video: An inside look at Newsy

By RJI on February 19, 2013 0 Comments News
Newsy

In today’s Q&A, Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute staff visit with Jim Spencer and Alexandra Wharton of Newsy, to learn more about the news service and its successes so far.

The outlook for 2013

By Brian Steffens on February 19, 2013 0 Comments Blogs
The outlook for 2013

Updates from the 2013 Key Executives Mega-Conference produced by SNPA, LMA and Inland.