Digital Journalism

Digital Journalism


How to make 10 types of video with your smartphone

New site Ebola Deeply emphasizes context in its coverage of the crisis

The latest in News Deeply’s one-topic news sites, Ebola Deeply cuts through the hype to deliver the facts.

Margaret Looney | October 20, 2014

New media contest seeks entries [Worldwide]

Students, bloggers, artists and writers can submit innovative storytelling pieces.

'Hands-on journalism' fosters community engagement

Data projects by RadioLab and the Center for Investigative Reporting helped 'break down complex issues' and gave journalists new ways to interact with audiences.

Josh Stearns | October 16, 2014

Student media fellowships open [US]

The International Radio and Television Society Foundation is hosting a summer fellowship in New York for college juniors, seniors or graduate students.

Seven mobile apps for creating that quick multimedia extra

These easy-to-use iOS apps will help journalists make attractive charts, build graphics and add sound bites to photos in a snap. 

Judd Slivka | October 13, 2014

Mobile photography contest accepting entries [Worldwide]

Photographers with strong photos shot with their cell phones can submit images to the Mobile Photo Awards.

Can you join the journalism "priesthood" without a Twitter handle?

Journalists reluctant to join Twitter, finding reliable data as a mobile journalist and more are found in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | October 09, 2014

How Fusion aims to be a digital-first TV network

Fusion's digital chief officer Daniel Eilemberg wants to use technology to build tools that increase online engagement with viewers. 

Maite Fernández | October 07, 2014

Al Jazeera organizes hackathon [Worldwide]

Designers, developers and media professionals can apply to attend an all-expenses-paid trip to the event in Doha, Qatar.