Menu

Video articleArtificial intelligence, Brexit and LGBTQ+: here is your weekly journalism news update

Pushed for time? Catch up with this week's coverage from Journalism.co.uk

Also on Journalism.co.uk...

BuzzFeed UK launches #What2Watch live programme on Twitter

what2watch.jpg

The weekly live stream will also leverage Twitter analytics - including the use of emojis - to understand what the TV audiences care about

New training bursary to support young investigative journalists launched in memory of Lyra McKee

14744707143_2beae0b156_z.jpg

To honour the legacy of the murdered reporter, the Centre for Investigative Journalism will provide skills and contacts to help fledgling reporters get employed

Tool for journalists: Thread Reader, for turning Twitter threads into articles

Getting tangled up in messy Twitter threads? Convert those loose posts into simple-to-read articles and save them for later

Full Fact secures $2 million Google AI grant to fight misinformation

The funding will help the independent organisation pinpoint and prioritise fact-checking the most widely-spread claims in the online space

Eight newsroom beats you did not know covered climate change

Find a new angle for reporting on how climate change impacts people's lives, rather than just leaving it to science and environment desks

Today’s top tip for journalists

Tip: Use these quick verification shortcuts

shortcut.jpg

These easy-to-remember acronyms and go-to questions come in handy and save you time when assessing whether claims are true or false

Jobs board

Deputy editor

Yandell Media is a publishing and events company that specialises in niche markets and B2B. It is seeking a deputy editor, based in Milton Keynes.

PR of the week

How to make sense of large volumes of text-based information by focusing quality and key facts

Resoomer helps you process more articles each day, establish core ideas, and quickly interpret documents to improve productivity.

Freelancers for hire

Features

Why journalism students are so afraid to talk to real people (and what we can do about it)

Up-and-coming reporters struggle to pick up the phone or talk to strangers for a vox pop. Here is what can help them grow in confidence

Remembering Lyra McKee

While the country is mourning the murdered journalist, we look back at her legacy

Advertise here: Contact
Andrew Brimson 01273 384293