Blog http://www.rjionline.org/blog?area=All&topic=All&author=All&date[value][date]=&date[default_date]=&date[default_to_date]= en RJI links: Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 http://www.rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-friday-aug-28-2015 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>RJI links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web 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-aug-28-2015#comments Ideas RJI links Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:04:11 +0000 hendersonl 26781 at http://www.rjionline.org Futures Lab update #119: Drone footage on TV and sensors in the subway http://www.rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/119-live-drone-footage-tv-news-abc7-arrowdata-sensor-journalism-subway-wnyc <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>What does it take to put live drone footage on air? And how are thermometers being used as a reporting tool?</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/119-live-drone-footage-tv-news-abc7-arrowdata-sensor-journalism-subway-wnyc#comments Ideas Best Practices Broadcast Futures Lab Innovation Reporting Solutions Video Futures Lab update Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:08:02 +0000 sternr 26761 at http://www.rjionline.org Could digital stories, written by journalists, be good medicine for the health care industry? http://www.rjionline.org/blog/could-digital-stories-written-journalists-be-good-medicine-health-care-industry <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 can health care and journalism work together to create stories that improve health care and an individual’s health? I’ll rely on two life experiences: I’m an ex-health care administrator who later got a Ph.D. from the Missouri School of Journalism.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/could-digital-stories-written-journalists-be-good-medicine-health-care-industry#comments Ideas Best Practices Innovation Reporting Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:16:48 +0000 hendersonl 26746 at http://www.rjionline.org How I spent my summer: Drone camp http://www.rjionline.org/blog/how-i-spent-my-summer-drone-camp <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Drone — one syllable, phonetically callous, imbued with stereotypes of armed payloads and spy cameras. And yet drones are today's promising new tool for a wide range of commercial applications, especially in journalism.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/how-i-spent-my-summer-drone-camp#comments Ideas Innovation Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:56:53 +0000 hendersonl 26741 at http://www.rjionline.org McCainspeakwrite plusgood, or How I came up with the name ‘Dodging the Memory Hole’ http://www.rjionline.org/jdna/mccainspeakwrite-plusgood-or-how-i-came-name-dodging-memory-hole <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>We started digging our current Memory Hole a few decades ago: Technological systems that support the creation and presentation of modern journalism morphed so quickly that we no longer know where the treasure is buried.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/jdna/mccainspeakwrite-plusgood-or-how-i-came-name-dodging-memory-hole#comments Ideas JDNA Dodging the Memory Hole JDNA Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:21:29 +0000 hendersonl 26726 at http://www.rjionline.org Talk Story, Write Story helps financially disadvantaged children write their way into college http://www.rjionline.org/blog/talk-story-write-story-helps-financially-disadvantaged-children-write-their-way-college <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Talk Story, Write Story is a two-verb, one-noun description of all human communication. Talk came first, writing followed, turning all of us into storytellers regardless of the delivery system.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/talk-story-write-story-helps-financially-disadvantaged-children-write-their-way-college#comments Ideas Partners Reporting Reynolds Fellows Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:17:57 +0000 hendersonl 26706 at http://www.rjionline.org RJI links: Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 http://www.rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-friday-aug-21-2015 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>RJI links, daily curation of the best stories from across the Web 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-aug-21-2015#comments Ideas RJI links Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:56:53 +0000 hendersonl 26701 at http://www.rjionline.org McCainspeakwrite or How I came up with the name ‘Dodging the Memory Hole’ http://www.rjionline.org/jdna/mccainspeakwrite-or-how-i-came-name-dodging-memory-hole <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>It’s been two years since I rolled out of Tucson, Arizona, and headed east on Interstate 10 toward the University of Missouri. I brought audiobooks to pass the hours on cruise control. My first selection was George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/jdna/mccainspeakwrite-or-how-i-came-name-dodging-memory-hole#comments Ideas JDNA Dodging the Memory Hole JDNA Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:52:40 +0000 hendersonl 26691 at http://www.rjionline.org Mediatwits 169: Can the Kiva micro-finance option help journalists? http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/169 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Kiva has been a star in online micro-finance for the past 10 years, and co-founder Jessica Jackley was a driving force that led to more than $744 million in micro-loans around the world, with an astounding 98% repayment rate.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/169#comments Ideas Partners Mediatwits Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:09:21 +0000 hendersonl 26686 at http://www.rjionline.org How do we improve online news design to help readers better understand stories? http://www.rjionline.org/blog/how-do-we-improve-online-news-design-help-readers-better-understand-stories <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Better-designed stories are better for readers. As Paul Bolls and I began to design our study, I conducted phone interviews with more than a dozen editors and designers. Their responses share a few broad themes.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/how-do-we-improve-online-news-design-help-readers-better-understand-stories#comments Ideas Best Practices Research Thu, 20 Aug 2015 20:38:18 +0000 hendersonl 26676 at http://www.rjionline.org