Author: lotta

Business Week on vlogging and citizen journalism 0

Business Week on vlogging and citizen journalism

BusinessWeek.com has a long piece on “vlogging, citizen journalism, and other facets of the online video phenomenon”. Long live the net video revolution, the article writer Catherine Holahan exclaims. The article brings up vlogging...

"Hot or not" goes tv in Sweden 0

"Hot or not" goes tv in Sweden

TV400, a niche channel for Swedish TV4, will launch a new tv show where high school kids can vote on people’s looks. Much like hot or not, but in a tv version. The show,...

Steve Outing on how small papers can survive 0

Steve Outing on how small papers can survive

Steve Outing, in a recent “Stop the Presses” column in Editor & Publisher, lists ten things small newspapers can do to fight decline in circulation and become more web2.0. The 10 things (check out...

Mashup brings CNN news alerts to Twitter 0

Mashup brings CNN news alerts to Twitter

Rumors had it that CNN was experimenting with sending news alerts through Twitter. I thought that pretty cool, but of course it wasn’t the newschannel themselves, but rather an individual not associated with CNN...

Dan Gillmor's media predictions for 2007 0

Dan Gillmor's media predictions for 2007

Dan Gillmor is a wise man in the citizen media world, so it’s with interest I read his media predictions for 2007. They are about US media, but interesting none the less. And I...

"Throw the bums out" 0

"Throw the bums out"

Steve Yelvington: Here’s a New Year’s resolution every news site should make: Throw the bums out! There is no reason to allow a small number of bullies to corrupt a community discussion forum. If...

Placeblogger – a new hub for hyperlocal blogging in the States 2

Placeblogger – a new hub for hyperlocal blogging in the States

A new site covering local and hyperlocal blogs has launched. Placeblogger.com is presented by Dan Gillmor’s Center for Citizens Media, Jay Rosen‘s PressThink and Lisa Williams’ H20Town. The site defines a placeblog as “an...

Video clip ethics and the death of Saddam Hussein 3

Video clip ethics and the death of Saddam Hussein

Beta Alfa poses some important questions about video clip sites and the death video of Saddam Hussein. My translation. Is it okay to publish images of real executions? Is it okay that this clip...

Statistics: Most linked-to in Swedish blogs 0

Statistics: Most linked-to in Swedish blogs

Johan Larsson at Knuff has a list of the most linked-to blog posts, news articles, books, IMDB pages, embedded videos and Wikipedia articles for 2006. The most linked to blog post was made by...

Bloggvärldsbloggens enkät 0

Bloggvärldsbloggens enkät

Jag började svara på Sigges bloggenkät före nyårshelgen, men hann inte klart. Nu har jag i alla fall äntligen knåpat ihop mina svar. Här kommer de. 1. Hur länge har du bloggat? Det hette...

New Year cabaret in Skarpnäck 4

New Year cabaret in Skarpnäck

Sofie and I went to a New Year cabaret at Teaterhuset in Skarpnäck Saturday. As usual with Södra Fot, the evening was full of surprises. One of the better ones was Jens Nilsson, a...