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#newsrw: How to follow along with newsrewired

Our 21st event will discuss the latest trends in digital journalism, including memberships and audience engagement, live video online, mobile storytelling and news on voice-controlled devices

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 07/03/18

Tip: Check out these apps to enhance your mobile storytelling

Investing in these apps can help you upgrade your filming and audio

Posted by Vanessa Kress on 15/02/18

Speakers from CNN and Reuters to share insights at newsrewired, 7 March

Eliza Mackintosh, digital producer at CNN International, and Tessa Kaday, senior product manager for video at Reuters, will discuss mobile-first journalism and best practices for online video respectively

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 08/02/18

Kit and advice for shooting and editing with a smartphone

Nicolas Becquet, a journalist and digital platforms manager for the Belgian daily L'Echo, gives his tips for starting out with mobile journalism

Posted by Nicolas Becquet on 01/02/18

Lessons from training hundreds of community journalists in 25 countries over four months

Hashtag Our Stories has been to 25 countries in a bid to create social media shows in every language

Posted by Caroline Scott on 22/01/18

'More views, angles and perspective': Why community journalism may be the future of news

Hashtag Our Stories co-founder Yusuf Omar explains why advancements in digital technology will help more people tell their stories

Posted by Caroline Scott on 16/01/18

Seven lessons learned in a year teaching mobile journalism

How mojo can be used as a bridge-builder in the newsroom, the importance of choosing the right kit, and why storytelling always comes first

Posted by Corinne Podger on 08/01/18

'We went for goofy': Lessons from Omrop Fryslân's first Facebook Live with multiple cameras

The publisher used the platform for a festive hour-long live stream to look back on 2017

Posted by Caroline Scott on 22/12/17

How to simultaneously shoot and edit highlight videos using Velapp

This free iOS app enables journalists to quickly produce video content for social media

Posted by Caroline Scott on 11/12/17

App for journalists: Enlight Videoleap, for editing video packages on your smartphone

Get creative with your social videos with this free iOS app for mobile journalists

Posted by Caroline Scott on 04/12/17

5 crowdsourced tips for managing storage on your smartphone

Get to grips with handling large files on your device, and never miss a shot again

Posted by Caroline Scott on 21/11/17

3 free Android apps for making cinemagraphs on the go

Tired of using gifs? Make your photographs come alive with elements of subtle motion

Posted by Caroline Scott on 20/11/17

Throwback Thursday: Mobile journalism, video on the web and 'holding back the pace of change online'

From the archives: In November 2007, Reuters was experimenting with mobile journalism, and online video production was 'slowed down' by a lack of experience

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 02/11/17

How to record and publish podcasts using Anchor

Whether you own an iPhone or an Android device, you have an audio production tool in your pocket

Posted by Caroline Scott on 30/10/17

App for journalists: VeeR Editor, for editing 360-degree video on your smartphone

Check out this free app for editing your spherical footage on the go

Posted by Caroline Scott on 27/10/17

How to broadcast live with another person on Instagram

Conduct video interviews remotely by livestreaming from two accounts at the same time, through a single feed

Posted by Caroline Scott on 25/10/17

Prothom Alo is building the largest mobile journalism network in Bangladesh

Jamil Khan, mobile specialist, Prothom Alo, explains how the newspaper now has 184 trained mobile journalists, one year on since it started experimenting

Posted by Caroline Scott on 17/10/17

Tip: Check out these free tools for mobile audio

Recording and sharing on the go? Some of these apps could help

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 16/10/17

Tackling wind and crowds on a small budget: Mobile journalism in the Falkland Islands

Paula Fowmes, station manager, Falkland Islands Television, tells us how smartphones have helped one of the smallest national television stations produce content for TV and social media

Posted by Caroline Scott on 25/09/17

How to record and edit videos on your iPhone with Videon

The iOS app enables on-the-go journalists to capture and edit news packages using a simple workflow

Posted by Caroline Scott on 18/09/17

App for journalists: Plotagraph, for animating photos on your iPhone

This iOS app allows journalists to produce beautiful, eye-catching images for sharing on social media

Posted by Caroline Scott on 18/09/17

How to collect, organise and showcase your work in one place, without paying a penny

Sponsored: Wakelet allows journalists to showcase their work in a matter of minutes

Posted by Guest author on 15/09/17

What journalists and filmmakers need to know about iOS 11

Marc Settle, BBC smartphone specialist, gives his annual review of the new version of iOS

Posted by Marc Settle on 13/09/17

App for journalists: Tailor, for stitching your iPhone's screenshots together

This free iOS app will turn your series of images into a single, seamless picture for sharing on social media

Posted by Caroline Scott on 12/09/17

How a Vox reporter uses social audiences to inspire his latest video series

Video reporter Johnny Harris gives us an insight into the production of Borders, the upcoming international documentary series from Vox

Posted by Caroline Scott on 23/08/17

Why mobile will dominate news media by 2020

Advances in technology will change both the way journalists work and audiences consume content

Posted by Caroline Scott on 21/08/17

Tool for journalists: Fader, for producing 360-degree videos on your computer

No VR gadgets, budget or experience? No problem – use this tool to create your own spherical videos for social

Posted by Caroline Scott on 17/08/17

Tip: Bookmark this advice when buying a mic for your smartphone

You've come to the right place to learn what you need about adapters, Tip Ring Sleeve (TRS) and Tip Ring Ring Sleeve (TRRS) mic jacks

Posted by Caroline Scott on 09/08/17

3 free Android apps to record phone calls made with your smartphone

Need an interview recording for transcription? Need proof of what's been said? Check out these simple apps to record and share your phone conversations

Posted by Caroline Scott on 09/08/17

Tool for journalists: Wire, for safely sending and receiving sensitive material

This free app for Android and iOS devices will help journalists protect their sources

Posted by Caroline Scott on 31/07/17

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