Mobile Technology for Newsrooms

Future Opportunities: Developing strategies for news organizations to use mobile technology to report deeper, faster and more accurately for and with their audiences.

Key questions to answer:

  • What hardware and software tools are available and necessary for this new multi-layered, interactive form of journalism?
  • How can journalists use these tools to better, faster and more accurately report and interact with their audiences?
  • Where and when are users most interested in different forms of media content?
  • What technology can help efficiently and quickly curate information on these platforms?
  • What business models can be created around this type of journalism? How would one start an organization now from scratch optimized for using these techniques and technologies?