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Data Smog via Storify

I just discovered how to get a Storify collection into a wordpress.com site. The trick is to use the export feature instead of the embed feature. You will have to enter the URL and login details for your blog to … Continue reading

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Audio Resources

As we dig into our audio feature assignment, I’d like to direct your attention to some great examples of radio journalism. First up will be a couple of different pieces featuring Kelly McEvers, a correspondant for National Public Radio (NPR). … Continue reading

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1896: Newspaper Wars

The other evening in class I tried to find an article I’d recently read that featured the Yellow Kid graphic. Now I’ve found it and would like to direct your attention to¬†1896: Newspaper Wars. In addition to providing detail and … Continue reading

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Reimagining journalism in the age of social media

JD Lasica is one of the journalists interviewed in our textbook. The link below is to his thoughts on a speech he recently gave on the future of journalism. There is also an embedded slideshare player with the slides he … Continue reading

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Assignment 1 – Late Start

I guess it’s a good thing I’m not taking this class for credit. If I were, I’d be in epic fail mode. The first assignment is supposed to be due today and I’m only just getting started. Luckily, I think … Continue reading

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Lesson Pie Chart for January 30, 2012

Here’s a rundown on what we will do in class on Monday: January 30, 2012. Discuss Chapters 5 and 6: Please come to class with one meaningful discussion question for each of the two chapters. I hope to do try … Continue reading

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Lesson Pie Chart – January 23, 2012

At the time of posting this pie chart (5:30 am on Monday), I’m hoping to be able to have a couple of additional blog posts ready by the time class begins this evening. Based on valuable feedback provided in last … Continue reading

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