Journalism apps

10 apps and tools for monitoring a location or local patch

A list of resources for regional and hyperlocal reporters keeping watch over a local patch, also useful for tracking breaking news in a specific location

Posted by Abigail Edge on 30/03/15

5 livestreaming apps for journalists and newsrooms

With the launch of Twitter's livestreaming app Periscope, we take a look at it in detail and explore some other options for mobile broadcasting

Posted by Alastair Reid on 26/03/15

App for journalists: TwitShot, for attaching Twitter images from links

Automatically grab images from links before tweeting with this nifty app for iOS and web

Posted by Abigail Edge on 04/03/15

Tip: Check out these new IFTTT features

Automatically share or back-up photos you take with your smartphone camera with this productivity app

Posted by Abigail Edge on 19/02/15

3 free apps for a more engaging Instagram feed

Check out these free iOS and Android apps for getting the most out of Instagram images and video

Posted by Abigail Edge on 09/02/15

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From our editors' blog is 'pick of the week' on Google Currents

You can now listen to podcasts from within the Google Currents app

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 10 April 2013

SoundCloud adds trim and edit features to its apps

SoundCloud adds edit, pause and fade options to its iOS and Android apps

Posted by Sarah Marshall on 21 September 2012

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