Why art thou so hasty and hard to keep up with, o Web? | Porque sois tão difícil de acompanhar, ó Web?
Documentary on Cyberjournalism | Ciberjornalismo em documentário, Travessias Digitais
This is a small doc created by researchers of Information and Communication in Digital Platforms from Porto and Aveiro universities. Citizen journalism, cyberjournalism through the eyes of journalists, citizens and academics, in an interesting nine minute video. In Portuguese.
Este pequeno video foi realizado por um grupo de doutorandos em Informação e Comunicação em Plataformas Digitais das Universidades de Aveiro e Porto. Jornalismo participativo e ciberjornalismo na visão de jornalistas, cidadãos e académicos, em nove minutos interessantes.
The “Ultimate” Video Guide, News Videographer
By Megan Taylor
For the last couple of days I’ve been reading through StreamingMedia.com’s The Ultimate Guide to Creating Online Video Content That Works.
The article comes in two parts, the first concentrating on paying attention to your existing and potential audience, and the challenges that both media companies and independent content creators face. The second part discusses video production quality long-form vs short-form video.
They also interviewed “content decision makers” and “content creators” for input.
First of all, they admit that making online video successful is an art, not a science.
As journalism evolves, so do the tools journalists come to depend on. While the Internet can’t provide all the resources a good reporter needs, it does offer a number of them that can make a journalist’s job easier and more productive.
The following web services have become an integral part of the evolving toolkit for the modern journalist: (…)
What journalism students can learn from blogging, Reportr.net
I have written a piece for PBS Mediashift on why I believe that blogging deserves a place on a journalism curriculum.
Teaching someone to blog might sound odd. My approach is to consider blogs as a delivery system that may or may not contain journalism.
What makes a blog a “blog” are the social and cultural practices that have developed alongside this new web-based delivery system. In other words, the technology and history of blogs has resulted in certain generic conventions, much like the evolution of print led to a set of conventions.
Profile of a backpacker: Inside Mara Schiavocampo’s toolkit & Inside Mara Schiavocampo’s workflow , NiemanJournalismLab via PontoMedia
Major Ubiquity Update, MozillaLabs
We are proud to announce Ubiquity 0.1.5. Since the last major update, Ubiquity has gained a sleeker look and a smarter, more stable core. Ubiquity has also gained the ability to be skinned: anyone who knows how to write standards-complaint CSS can now create and share a custom Ubiquity skin.
- Beautiful: Ubiquity has a new look that increases its visual simplicity and lays the groundwork for full keyboard access.