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How social media spurs evolution at every level of the news industry

Social media’s effects on journalism, China’s impact on African media and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | January 29, 2016

How Internet crowdfunding is driving journalism forward

Journalism’s shift to crowdsourcing funds, Kuwait’s increased control of online media and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | January 22, 2016

Five tools to protect your social media accounts

Are your social media accounts safe from hackers and other cybersecurity threats? Keep your information protected with these five tools.

Marat Raimkhanov | January 21, 2016

Advice for journalists covering sexual assault stories

In the wake of several high-profile sexual assault stories in the media, a National Press Club panel discussed the best practices for journalists covering this often-sensitive topic.

Sam Berkhead | January 14, 2016

Will this year see the rise of the chat bots?

ICFJ Knight Fellow Stephen Abbott Pugh examines how the media will be able to harness this new technology. 

Stephen Abbott Pugh | January 12, 2016

11 tools for verification and fact-checking in 2016

From debunking urban legends to exposing political inaccuracies, IJNet rounds up the best fact-checking tools for 2016.

Sam Berkhead | December 28, 2015

Facebook launches Instant Articles app for Android devices

Facebook’s Instant Articles go live on Android, data reporting hits the mainstream and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | December 18, 2015

How social media improves disaster journalism in the Philippines

The Philippines is one of the social media capitals of the world. Recently, its citizens have taken their love for social media a step further, using it to report the news and spread information.

Makoi Popioco | December 17, 2015
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The six golden rules for journalists on Twitter and other tips

ICFJ Knight Fellows Chris Roper and Raymond Joseph covered the basic rules for journalists on Twitter at a webinar hosted by ICFJ Anywhere and Dow Jones. 

Maite Fernandez | December 15, 2015

How to design journalism products with accessibility in mind

Making journalism more accessible, how an Iranian newspaper condemned state media censorship and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | December 11, 2015

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