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RJI searches for the great ideas for tomorrow's journalism from citizens, journalists, scholars and technology innovators.

RJI Tech Showcase 2014: Twitter Feed

By RJI on April 22, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Tech Showcase

For those who couldn't attend RJI's Tech Showcase 2014, the stream of tweets from the event recaps the story.

Innovative donation platform wins 7th annual RJI Student Competition

By RJI on April 22, 2014 0 Comments News
Tech Showcase

A mobile app that introduces young people to public media content and gives them an easy way to help pay for it has won the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute’s annual student developer competition sponsored this year by the Public Media Platform (PMP).

Futures Lab update #56: Connecting smartphones with TV and with entertainment experiences

By Reuben Stern on April 22, 2014 1 Comment Blogs

How do you get mobile video onto TV screens? And could listings information be transformed into a great entertainment experience?

RJI links: Friday, April 18, 2014

By RJI on April 18, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
RJI links

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.

Recapping #rjimobilefirst: Where are we on the path of mobile migration?

By Jim Flink on April 15, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Jim Flink at Mobile First

Mobile first. Mobile only. Mobile ubiquity. Just hours after wrapping up a very successful #rjimobilefirst event, the discussion continues, even passionately, among its many participants. Where, as journalists, are we on the path of mobile migration, and where should we be?

Futures Lab update #55: Google and the news industry

By Reuben Stern on April 15, 2014 0 Comments Blogs

What can news organizations learn from Google? And how is the company trying to help the news industry?

Pulitzer Prize-winning series on coal miners' black-lung claims available in RJI Digital Newsbook catalog

By Nate Brown on April 14, 2014 0 Comments News
Breathless & Burdened

Chris Hamby today won the Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting for “Breathless and Burdened: Dying from Black Lung, Buried by Law and Medicine.” The digital newsbook version of Hamby’s series is available in the RJI Digital Newsbook catalog.

RJI links: Friday, April 11, 2014

By RJI on April 11, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
RJI links

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.

Q&A with Matt (Sokoloff) Broffman of local news site Bungalower

By Jennifer Nelson on April 9, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Bungalower

Bungalower CEO Matt (Sokoloff) Broffman was in high school when he first identified deficiencies in his community’s local news coverage. RJI’s Jennifer Nelson sat down with Broffman to learn more about his new venture in Central Florida.

Shovel ready: Infographics that make you want to dig deeper into a story

By Ben Owens on April 9, 2014 0 Comments News
Ben Owens

Ben Owens, journalism graduate student, attended four sessions during RJI's Mobile First symposium. As a designer and self-proclaimed tech nerd, one presentation held his undivided attention.

Futures Lab update #54: How mobile is changing news gathering and delivery

By Reuben Stern on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Blogs

What does it mean to put mobile first? And is your newsroom doing that?

Mobile First: Audience/monetization and Futurism

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Mobile First 2014

Watch the Audience/monetization and Futurism videos from RJI's Mobile First event, held on Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1.

Mobile First: Mindset/workflow

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Mobile First 2014

See videos of our speakers in the Mindset/workflow segment of our Mobile First event from Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1.

Mobile First: Content creation

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Mobile First 2014

RJI's Mobile First event — Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1 — featured speakers presenting on how to develop content for mobile first. Watch them all now.

Mobile First: Infrastructure

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Mobile First 2014

We've collected videos of all the speakers who presented during the Infrastructure segment of Mobile First, an RJI event held Monday, March 31 – Tuesday, April 1. Check them out.

Mobile First: Innovation

By RJI on April 8, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Mobile First 2014

In case you missed it — or even if you didn't — we have collected the videos of all the speakers who presented in the Innovation segment at RJI's Mobile First event, Monday, March 31–Tuesday, April 1.

Study: Newspapers growing revenue in non-traditional ways

By Michael M. Jenner on April 7, 2014 0 Comments News
Barchart

A handful of alternative revenue streams pursued by daily newspapers are throwing off double-digit profits. Publishers expect digital revenue to represent a greater share of revenue in the coming three years.

Randy Picht: Closing thoughts

By RJI on April 7, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Randy Picht

Randy Picht, executive director of the Reynolds Journalism Institute, worked closely with newspapers and other media outlets during his nearly 29-year AP career.

Victor Hernandez: Small screen, big picture: Making sense of rapidly evolving mobile trends

By RJI on April 7, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Victor Hernandez

Victor Hernandez is a news futurist with CNN Worldwide, charged with shaping critical vision and strategies around emerging technologies against CNN’s journalistic endeavors.

Jim Jenks: Changing the game

By RJI on April 7, 2014 0 Comments Blogs
Jim Jenks

Jim Jenks is vice president and executive producer of multimedia and special projects at MLB Advanced Media. He is responsible for managing multimedia content and launching new company and partner audio/video initiatives on the MLB.com portal, mobile devices, social networks and partner properties.