Tagged: journalism

Fair use, tweets and screenshots 0

Fair use, tweets and screenshots

A strange and interesting case concerning fair use/fair dealing has played out over the last few days at TechDirt, a group blog that’s been around since 1997 and that has a large online community....

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Hackathon i datajournalistik

Det här är lag Lärarnas tidning/TV4:s presentation på Hackathon i datajournalistik som jag var på i helgen. Äntligen har journalisterna fått ett eget 24-timmars nördevent! Tillsammans med hackers, dessutom. Det är bland det roligaste...

The Guardian to contract bloggers for local news 4

The Guardian to contract bloggers for local news

While Swedish national papers have moved away from local news initiatives, as local advertising markets are not ready to support costly coverage, there are examples in other countries of how to build coverage by...

News Mixer – a great new tool for news discussion and fact-checking 0

News Mixer – a great new tool for news discussion and fact-checking

The recently released test site for News Mixer is a tool for discussing news and posting your own. The focus is on Eastern Iowa – the project is a collaboration between the Medill School...

Pownce shutting down, becoming part of Six Apart 0

Pownce shutting down, becoming part of Six Apart

Microblogging/microstreaming service Pownce announced yesterday that they are closing down the service and becoming part of Six Apart. Leah Culver writes: We have some very big news today at Pownce. We will be closing...

Good use of microblogging in journalism – give us more examples! 1

Good use of microblogging in journalism – give us more examples!

Whether status updates on social media sites should count as microblogging or not, the walled garden that Facebook still is to a large extent, makes status updates if not useless from a publishing perspective...

Jeff Jarvis on the future of news: Investigative journalism will survive 0

Jeff Jarvis on the future of news: Investigative journalism will survive

Speaking about the future of news, don’t miss Jeff Jarvis‘ long post on this topic over at BuzzMachine. Its focus is on local news but there’s general ideas to apply on national/topic news as...

Will there be a dark period for journalism? 5

Will there be a dark period for journalism?

Will we see the collapse of journalism as papers fail to take the step over from dead wood publishing? Or are we at a dawn of a smarter news industry? Opinions vary, and we...