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Why the University of Oxford introduced the new role of professor of political communications

'It’s important that my work here is also about helping others to understand journalism better,' says Rasmus Kleis Nielsen


Throwback Thursday: Skills gap, journalism education and paying for news

What made media news headlines in September 2008 and why?

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

Podcast articleLook around you: How the Guardian experiments with virtual reality to tell stories in new, immersive ways

The publisher has used video, animation and computer-generated imagery to produce multiple VR projects since April 2016

Posted by Caroline Scott on 13/09/17

BBC opens applications for regional titles to take in reporters as part of the Local News Partnership

Under the agreement between BBC and the News Media Association, 150 reporters will be hired to improve coverage of councils and other local institutions

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu 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

5 tips for getting started with making a podcast musical

If 36 Questions inspired you to create a podcast musical, here's what you should know before getting started

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 11/09/17

Video articleThe Guardian uses animated illustrations to bring its latest virtual reality project to life

The publisher has created a unique experience with Tilt Brush, which commemorates the second anniversary of Alan Kurdi’s tragic death

Posted by Caroline Scott on 08/09/17

City Bureau is bringing journalists and communities together to encourage civic participation

The Chicago-based non-profit organisation collaborates with locals through fellowships, the 'documenters' programme, and its public newsroom

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 07/09/17

Throwback Thursday: Blogs, UGC and the 'cascading hierarchy of needs'

From the archives: What topics dominated discussions on the future of the media industry ten years ago, and where are we now?

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 07/09/17

The Washington Post starts using Talk, an open-source tool for improving online comments

Talk's features are designed to make the online commenting experience better for readers and moderators alike

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 06/09/17

With its Story Lab, NPR is working to 'evolve the sound of public radio'

NPR staff, people working for NPR member stations and independent producers can pitch ideas for podcasts, radio shows and recurring news segments

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 06/09/17

Podcast articleNewsNow started a petition against the proposed publisher's right in EU copyright law

This podcast takes a look at the proposed changes and NewsNow's concerns

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 05/09/17

The latest documentary from On Our Radar puts the lead character in control for more authenticity

"We wanted Brigitte to be a narrator of her own story, rather than the subject of our documentary," said editorial manager Paul Myles

Posted by Caroline Scott on 05/09/17

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