Tagged: Sweden

Damon Rasti: When you can influence content you are more okay with ads 0

Damon Rasti: When you can influence content you are more okay with ads

Tjuvlyssnat.se is a Swedish version of the popular US blog ”Overheard in New York”. In a short period of time it has gained a great success, being the most read blog on Bloggportalen.se, and...

Reports from the SJF debate on user generated content 3

Reports from the SJF debate on user generated content

I haven’t had time to write about the SJF panel debate on citizen media the other day, so I was happy to see that Media Culpa and Andreas Aspegren have done the job for...

Presentation and debate 0

Presentation and debate

I have a busy week coming up. Thursday I’ll give a presentation at Karlstad University on citizen media and how we work with participatory journalism at aftonbladet.se. Also some important challenges for news sites...

Hej! 2007 coverage 2

Hej! 2007 coverage

Tomorrow’s Hej! 2007 conference in Stockholm will focus on web 2.0. I’ll be attending the conference and will try to blog as much as I can, live, in texts and photos. Whether on this...

More than two million characters created in Habbo Sweden 0

More than two million characters created in Habbo Sweden

In a country with only nine million inhabitants, the virtual world Habbo having 2 098 571 registered characters is quite an accomplishment. Habbo is a community for teenagers where you create virtual characters that...

PodCamp Europe – Sweden's first unconference – to be held in Stockholm 1

PodCamp Europe – Sweden's first unconference – to be held in Stockholm

Anyone who can make it to Stockholm on June 12-13 should check out PodCamp Europe. I’m quite excited to hear about what is most likely Sweden’s first unconference. The concept is that the knowledge...

Swedish citizen journalism/activism wiki launched 1

Swedish citizen journalism/activism wiki launched

Today Oscar Swartz launched his Swedish citizen journalism wiki, for which he’s received funding from II-Stiftelsen. The name of the site is Digital Idag (“digital today”). The site is in beta, and its first...

Swedish youth community closes at night 0

Swedish youth community closes at night

Swedish youth community Habbo.se announced today that their community site for teenagers will be closed at night, between 1am and 7am. In a press release, Alexander von Roth, CEO for Habbo Sweden, commented the...

Colleague wanted! 1

Colleague wanted!

Yep, we are hiring. If you’re passionate about citizen media and citizen journalism, this might be the job for you. If you’re a Swede, that is, because Swedish is our language of communication. You’d...

One more tv channel launches video clip site 2

One more tv channel launches video clip site

Everybody just has to have them, it seems. Social media in the shape of video clips from our fun everyday moments are hot. The next big media site to take the step is Sweden’s...

Investigative journalism from a Swedish blogger 2

Investigative journalism from a Swedish blogger

Swedish blogger Pawal at Datasvammel made the headlines of several of the major news media in Sweden Wednesday, when he revealed that Swedish State television uses a UK service to filter their incoming email....

Aftonbladet Plus subscribers invited to upload videos to "Mitt klipp" 0

Aftonbladet Plus subscribers invited to upload videos to "Mitt klipp"

Aftonbladet‘s new video clip site “Mitt klipp” (“My clip”) is up and running. Now members of the paid subscription service “Plus” can upload videos. Anyone can visit the site and look at the clips....