digital media startups

digital media startups

Startup accelerator springboards projects aiming to change the media for the better

Matter's startup accelerator is seeking change-minded media projects aiming to change the world of journalism for the better. Here's how you can apply.

Sam Berkhead | March 31, 2017

News startups turn to geolocation to better serve readers

In the wake of geolocation-based apps like Pokemon Go, news startups are looking to this technology to customize readers' content based on their location.

Clothilde Goujard | August 11, 2016

Journalists' startups bridge gap between storytelling and technology

At a recent event in New York, fellows at the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism showcased their media startups and news platforms.

Jenny Manrique | May 25, 2016

How explanatory journalism combats misinformation on the web

Understanding explainer articles’ importance, learning from The Economist’s chat app experiment and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | March 04, 2016

How entrepreneurial journalism is taking off in Brazil

A look at the media startup scene in Brazil and what's causing it to spike now. 

Kiratiana Freelon | June 09, 2015

IJNet’s Arabic channel launches second mentoring center for MENA media startups

Media entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa have an opportunity to take their projects to the next level.

IJNet | May 18, 2015