Scientists issue dire warnings about it. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon calls it the “greatest challenge facing humanity." But news coverage of climate change is in decline, studies show.
Media strategist and Knight International Journalism Fellow Justin Arenstein explains how the African News Innovation Challenge helped entrants refine and improve their project ideas.
Social media storytelling platform Storify will soon launch in Spanish, French and Arabic, Storify co-founder and CEO Xavier Damman said at a recent Hacks/Hackers gathering in Buenos Aires.
To "truth squad" statements made by political figures, The Washington Post has launched a fact checking website and regular column.
A new partnership aims to bring media attention to water and sanitation issues across West Africa by supporting a network of journalists with access to sector information, analysis, case studies and more.
Last week, the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers unveiled plans for a new center dedicated to creative innovation, training and research for the "newsroom of the future."
When longtime newspaper journalist Steve Buttry decided he wanted to get involved in a new online news venture in Washington, D.C., he didn’t submit a resume, write an email or make a telephone call.
He sent a 140-character cover letter -- on Twitter -- to Jim Brady, the former executive editor of washingtonpost.com and the brains behind "TBD."
In the age of distraction, many of us have already bid farewell to our attention spans, succumbing instead to the...
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