Gathering visual content via Stringr and YuVue 6/23/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we explore two tools that help newsrooms get photos and video from outside contributors.

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Video tools Multipop and Bcast 6/9/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we explore an online tool for adding interactivity to video, and learn about another platform for streaming live video from smartphones.

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From smartphone to control room, and graphics in small places 5/26/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we check out a tool that turns smartphones into mini satellite-TV trucks, and we get tips on creating a team to do graphics and data visualization.

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Using push notifications and message encryption tools 5/18/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we offer smart ways to alert mobile readers to new stories, and we highlight two encryption tools that can help reporters protect confidential sources.

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Apps for collaborative mobile video and a follow-up button for Web stories 5/12/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we see how several mobile apps are making it easier to piece together video footage from multiple contributors, and we learn about a tool for publishers that helps website readers follow ongoing stories.

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Ideas for resurfacing archived audio 5/5/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we explore two examples of how archived audio content is being brought back to life.

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Choosing a crowdfunding platform, and seeing what people near you are reading 4/28/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we look at three crowdfunding platforms to help you decide which to use; then we see how an app called Shuffle gives users stories the people around them are reading.

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Turning data into a human experience 4/21/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we see how virtual reality might enable users to take a 3-D journey into the heart of big data sets, and we find out how data visualizations can be made more human.

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Combing through video and images with Vhoto and Ditto 4/14/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we see how two technologies automatically scan the content of video and images to deliver highlights and insights.

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Telling stories with satellite imagery and using data for breaking news 4/7/15

By the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute
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This week we see how satellite data can be used for storytelling, and we learn some ways data reporting can improve breaking news coverage.

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Local hospital sponsors pink bags for breast cancer awareness

Local hospital draws awareness to breast cancer with pink newspaper bags. More

10 Commandments of local news coverage

Bill Ketter, vice president/news for CNHI, offers these tips for improving local news coverage. More

What works for McDonald's, works for classifieds, too

Stealing the value meal concept from McDonald's and the "Have it your way" slogan from Burger King, Creative Circle created some winning house ads for several of its classified redesign clients that saved time in the call center and increased upsell sales at the same time. More
 
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