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App aims to help journalists translate speech into any language

Speechmatics, a British company, is working on technology that could help journalists working in several different languages.

Reuben Stern | August 02, 2017

How an algorithm can decide what news you read online

At Sweden's Svenska Dagbladet, an algorithm combines editors' news sensibilities with reader preferences to create a personalized home page for each visitor.

Rachel Wise | June 02, 2017

How Vice News uses cinematic techniques to produce compelling news video

Vice News' video style often sets it apart from more traditional news broadcasters. Here's a look at how they bring a more cinematic style to news video.

Lindsey Miller | April 28, 2017

How Public Radio International uses GIFs to report the news

The Reynolds Journalism Institute's Futures Lab looks at how the GIF can be a powerful storytelling tool for journalists.

Rachel Wise | April 21, 2017

Ranking the best encryption apps for journalists

Each encryption app has different features for journalists to take advantage of, but some are better than others. The Reynolds Journalism Institute's Futures Lab ranked them from best to worst.

Marlee Baldridge | April 14, 2017

Free app gives journalists a video studio on-the-go

How journalists can use Bigvu, a free app, to record, manage and publish videos more easily.

Rachel Wise | April 07, 2017

5 ways to make your email newsletters stand out

Newsletters are a great way for journalists and news outlets to reach their readers. These five strategies can help you take advantage of their renewed popularity.

Rachel Wise | March 07, 2017

6 essential digital journalism tools from Reported.ly

Following Reported.ly's shuttering, the Reynolds Journalism Institute's Futures Lab looks at six of the site's favorite tools for delivering top-notch breaking news on digital platforms.

Rachel Wise | February 13, 2017