Digital Journalism

Digital Journalism


Five tools for journalists’ online safety, privacy highlighted during Aaron Swartz Day event

How can journalists keep sensitive information secure while working digitally? News outlets recently gathered in San Francisco to discuss the best tools for doing so during a recent Aaron Swartz Day event.

Jenny Manrique | November 16, 2015

Spreaker debuts podcast radio app with curated content from IJNet, other partners

Spreaker, an audio and distribution platform for podcasts, launched a new Android-only app this week. Spreaker Podcast Radio features curated podcast lists created by partners like IJNet.

IJNet | November 13, 2015

Using technology in the newsroom on a budget

How to use technology in the newsroom cheaply, chat apps as a way to distribute news and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | November 13, 2015

ICFJ Knight roundup: Vatican Radio highlights The 19 Million Project to tell refugees' stories

Vatican Radio speaks to former ICFJ Knight Fellow Mariana Santos, Impact Africa offers a new opportunity for journalists and more from the Knight Fellows in this week’s roundup.

Jefferson Mok | November 13, 2015

Reuters Institute hosts free seminar on shifting media landscape [UK]

Jimmy Maymann, former CEO of The Huffington Post and current executive vice president and president of AOL Content and Consumer Brands, will talk about "Re-shaping online news and media: The shift from destination to distributed media."

What to expect when attending your first hackathon

More and more, journalists are asked to work with technologists in the newsroom. Attending a hackathon can be good practice for both sides of the digital newsroom equation.

Ashley Nguyen | November 09, 2015

Mobile app gives news organizations the 'Push' they need

ICFJ Knight Fellow Christopher Guess introduces his new mobile news app "Push," which will help smaller organizations and news outlets deliver content efficiently to readers.

Christopher Guess | November 06, 2015

Build interactive stories using Adobe Slate on the web

Adobe Slate allows journalists to create immersive stories online, Facebook reportedly debuting a news app soon and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by CIMA.

IJNet | November 06, 2015

Knight Prototype Fund seeks projects [US]

Media makers, technologists and tinkerers can apply for a US$35,000 grant to take ideas from concept to demo.

Free seminar on innovation open [Ecuador]

Participants will explore the development of the new journalism narratives in today's digital environment.