Blog http://www.rjionline.org/blog?area=All&topic=All&author=All&date[value][date]=&date[default_date]=&date[default_to_date]= en Futures Lab update #81: Al Jazeera’s AJ+ app and a collaboration around engagement http://www.rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/081-al-jazeera-mobile-app-engagement-hub-asne-journalism-that-matters <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>How is AJ+ tailoring news for young mobile audiences? And how might engagement lead to more diverse news coverage?</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/081-al-jazeera-mobile-app-engagement-hub-asne-journalism-that-matters#comments Ideas Best Practices Citizen & Community News Engagement Futures Lab Innovation Mobile Phones Solutions Video Futures Lab update Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:31:12 +0000 sternr 23891 at http://www.rjionline.org Will you remember this blog post tomorrow? http://www.rjionline.org/blog/will-you-remember-blog-post-tomorrow <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>I'm interested in how readers process and remember news stories, and I'd like to better understand how stories can be made more comprehensible and memorable. This means I need to study the brain. I’ve spent my first few weeks of The Washington Post’s Reynolds Fellowship trying to brush up on the basics of psychophysiology.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/will-you-remember-blog-post-tomorrow#comments Ideas Research Reynolds Fellows Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:50:07 +0000 hendersonl 23881 at http://www.rjionline.org When media companies invest in news startups: A growing trend http://www.rjionline.org/blog/when-media-companies-invest-news-startups-growing-trend <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>There’s a new trend in our industry: big media and tech companies are investing in news startups, pouring tons of money into all kinds of products such as aggregators, readers, content and social.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/when-media-companies-invest-news-startups-growing-trend#comments Ideas Revenue Strategies Reynolds Fellows Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:13:35 +0000 hendersonl 23871 at http://www.rjionline.org Native advertising for APG: What it is, what it isn’t and why your clients will want it http://www.rjionline.org/blog/native-advertising-apg-what-it-what-it-isn%E2%80%99t-and-why-your-clients-will-want-it <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>In the past year, native advertising has grown from a concept to a successful way to grow revenue for some of the largest media companies in the nation. At APG Media of Southern Minnesota, we have been working on implementing a native advertising program for a few months. We've been talking to our clients about what native is and how it can help them grow revenue and their brand.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/native-advertising-apg-what-it-what-it-isn%E2%80%99t-and-why-your-clients-will-want-it#comments Ideas Revenue Strategies Reynolds Fellows Speakers and Presentations Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:26:28 +0000 hendersonl 23861 at http://www.rjionline.org Empathetic Media debuts Ferguson VR at ONA14 http://www.rjionline.org/blog/empathetic-media-debuts-ferguson-vr-ona14 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Online News Association’s annual conference last month in Chicago was a who’s who of movers and shakers in the industry. One new addition to the reporter’s storytelling toolkit was virtual reality (VR), which can transform any home computer into a VR world that responds to the user’s head movements in real time.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/empathetic-media-debuts-ferguson-vr-ona14#comments Ideas Reynolds Fellows Video Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:06:10 +0000 hendersonl 23851 at http://www.rjionline.org News companies as tech companies: Some venture capitalists say yes http://www.rjionline.org/blog/news-companies-tech-companies-some-venture-capitalists-say-yes <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>For years, the drumbeat among venture capitalists has been that content is expensive and is not worth their investment. But we’ve seen a turnaround, and the question is, why now? The answer may simply be optimism.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/news-companies-tech-companies-some-venture-capitalists-say-yes#comments Ideas Entrepreneurship Revenue Strategies Reynolds Fellows Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:51:17 +0000 hendersonl 23761 at http://www.rjionline.org RJI links: Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 http://www.rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-friday-oct-24-2014 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>To help you navigate our fast-changing industry, RJI collects and assembles some of the top stories from around the Web of interest to journalism innovators and entrepreneurs.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-friday-oct-24-2014#comments Ideas RJI links Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:19:14 +0000 hendersonl 23756 at http://www.rjionline.org Is a new type of young adult media user emerging? http://www.rjionline.org/blog/new-type-young-adult-media-user-emerging <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>I’m conducting research interviews to better understand media use motivations and preferences of 18- to 29-year-old careerists. Nine interviews in and I’m observing an interesting and unanticipated pattern from the data.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/new-type-young-adult-media-user-emerging#comments Ideas Research Reynolds Fellows Social Media Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:41:24 +0000 hendersonl 23746 at http://www.rjionline.org Mediatwits 135: HBO, CBS jump into streaming services for cord-cutters http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/135 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Last week HBO and CBS both announced plans to offer stand-alone streaming services on the web. It’s a major turn-about for the pay cable service HBO (owned by Time Warner), which has long maintained they are “not TV.” This move will allow viewers to cut the cord to their cable TV subscriptions and purchase HBO programming alone.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/135#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:27:11 +0000 hendersonl 23741 at http://www.rjionline.org 'Losing a piece of you': The fragility of digital news archives http://www.rjionline.org/blog/losing-piece-you-fragility-digital-news-archives <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>In this video, Tom Warhover, executive editor for innovation at the Columbia Missourian, discussed the devastating 2002 loss of more than 15 years worth of content at the Missourian. Archival specialists and journalists will address this problem for the news industry at "Dodging the Memory Hole: Saving Born-digital News Content."</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/losing-piece-you-fragility-digital-news-archives#comments Ideas JDNA Video JDNA Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:12:17 +0000 hendersonl 23636 at http://www.rjionline.org