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, Dec. 19, 2014 http://www.rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-friday-dec-19-2014 <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-dec-19-2014#comments Ideas RJI links Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:11:23 +0000 hendersonl 24311 at http://www.rjionline.org Mediatwits 141: Unpacking the Sony hack, and free speech in Hollywood http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/141 <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 a rough month for Sony. Especially for Sony Pictures Entertainment’s chair Amy Pascal. Following terrorist threats from the hacking group “Guardians of Peace,” the studio has pulled its film “The Interview” from theaters. At the center of all this is a hacker group calling themselves the “Guardians of Peace.” But who exactly are they?</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/141#comments Ideas Partners Video Mediatwits Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:40:00 +0000 hendersonl 24306 at http://www.rjionline.org Virtual re-creation of Ferguson shooting lets you see the scene from witnesses’ perspectives http://www.rjionline.org/blog/virtual-re-creation-ferguson-shooting-lets-you-see-scene-witnesses-perspectives <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Dan Archer’s interactive re-creation of the Michael Brown shooting scene in Ferguson, Missouri, is now available on Fusion network’s website.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/virtual-re-creation-ferguson-shooting-lets-you-see-scene-witnesses-perspectives#comments Ideas Reynolds Fellows Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:21:31 +0000 hendersonl 24301 at http://www.rjionline.org How the Denver Public Library ended up owning the Rocky Mountain News archive http://www.rjionline.org/jdna/how-denver-public-library-ended-owning-rocky-mountain-news-archive <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Among the many stories shared at the recent “Dodging the Memory Hole” forum at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute, none were more gripping and significant than the tale of how the Denver Public Library ended up owning the Rocky Mountain News archive.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/jdna/how-denver-public-library-ended-owning-rocky-mountain-news-archive#comments Ideas JDNA JDNA Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:26:33 +0000 hendersonl 24296 at http://www.rjionline.org Futures Lab update #87: Automated production, live-streamed UGC, and quality video storytelling http://www.rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/087-automated-video-production-live-stream-ugc-storytelling-wochit-stringwire <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Could software replace video producers? And are citizens the future of on-the-scene videographers?</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/futures-lab-update/087-automated-video-production-live-stream-ugc-storytelling-wochit-stringwire#comments Ideas Best Practices Broadcast Citizen & Community News Crowd Funding & Sourcing Engagement Futures Lab Mobile Phones Reporting Solutions Video Futures Lab update Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:16:29 +0000 sternr 24291 at http://www.rjionline.org RJI links: Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 http://www.rjionline.org/blog/rji-links-friday-dec-12-2014 <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-dec-12-2014#comments Ideas RJI links Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:22:02 +0000 hendersonl 24246 at http://www.rjionline.org Mediatwits 140: Billionaires gone bad: New Republic, First Look hit major bumps http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/140 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Could billionaires become the grand patrons who save traditional media from self-destruction? That was the thinking when Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes bought the New Republic, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos bought the Washington Post and eBay founder Pierre Omidyar started First Look Media. But these grand patrons have found that the media world doesn’t come easy.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/mediatwits/140#comments Ideas Partners Video Mediatwits Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:31:37 +0000 hendersonl 24241 at http://www.rjionline.org 8 tips to keep in mind when assessing your email newsletter campaign strategy http://www.rjionline.org/blog/8-tips-keep-mind-when-assessing-your-email-newsletter-campaign-strategy <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Email newsletters are an opportunity to bring headlines to subscribers throughout the day. Here are eight tips to consider when you’re improving — or starting — your email newsletter campaign strategy.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/8-tips-keep-mind-when-assessing-your-email-newsletter-campaign-strategy#comments Ideas Advertising/Marketing Engagement Thu, 11 Dec 2014 22:08:50 +0000 hendersonl 24221 at http://www.rjionline.org Demystifying venture capital and a guide to some of the top news companies http://www.rjionline.org/blog/demystifying-venture-capital-and-guide-some-top-news-companies <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 is no cookie cutter way that a startup goes about raising money, but here is a quick guide to figuring out what all the terms from Angel to IPO actually mean.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/demystifying-venture-capital-and-guide-some-top-news-companies#comments Ideas Reynolds Fellows Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:12:35 +0000 hendersonl 24216 at http://www.rjionline.org 5 tips for training print reporters to produce quality mobile journalism http://www.rjionline.org/blog/5-tips-training-print-reporters-produce-quality-mobile-journalism <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-teaser"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>One of the problems with mobile phones is that they’re so ubiquitous. Oddly, that’s one of the advantages, too. But if you’re trying to convert your newsroom into a group of gatherers, the ubiquity of the phone presents a problem on both the management side and on the reporter side.</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.rjionline.org/blog/5-tips-training-print-reporters-produce-quality-mobile-journalism#comments Ideas Innovation Video Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:42:42 +0000 hendersonl 24211 at http://www.rjionline.org