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Expert speakers from CNN, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, Le Monde, The New York Times and more will discuss the latest trends and techniques in digital journalism on 19 July

data journalism

Podcast articleWhy data journalism is a civic duty in developing countries

Data and investigative journalist Eva Constantaras explains how she builds data journalism teams in developing countries like India and Kenya

Mobile journalism

Mobile journalism helps reporters get closer to the story, new Reuters Institute research finds

The report found interviewees are more likely to talk to a journalist with mobile equipment than traditional-looking TV crews

'It’s about being ready if something happens in front of your eyes' – Q&A with mobile journalist Nico Piro

The winner of The Premiolino, Italy’s oldest and most prestigious journalism award, tells us why every reporter should learn mojo skills

Posted by Caroline Scott on 14/07/17

Two years in, the Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism is helping other community outlets develop membership programmes

The non-profit organisation also collaborates with community outlets to produce a TV show and radio programme

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 13/07/17

Podcast articleExplain and connect: Insights into the BBC World Service expansion

BBC World Service is adding 12 new languages teams and undertaking a digital refresh

Posted by Catalina Albeanu on 12/07/17

The Guardian's latest virtual reality experience shows viewers what life in the UK is like for asylum seekers

The experience compliments the publisher's long-term project 'New Arrivals', which follows the lives of refugees as they settle in Europe

Posted by Caroline Scott on 12/07/17

Journalism 360 Challenge funds 11 projects that explore best practices for immersive storytelling in news

The projects have been awarded a total of $285,000 to expand on the narratives, ethics and production of virtual reality, augmented reality and 360-degree video

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 11/07/17

App for journalists: Enlight Photofox, for creative photo editing

This free iOS app helps you turn your camera roll photos into eye-catching graphics for social media

Posted by Caroline Scott on 10/07/17

Landing your dream internship: 3 tips from WSJ’s Ryan Knutson

Write the stories you care about and stick with them, and more advice for journalism students looking to secure their first job or internship

Posted by Francesca Fontana on 10/07/17

Many newsrooms have data teams but few reporters have formal data training, study finds

Initial results of the first Global Data Journalism survey, studying and analysing the current state of data journalism in newsrooms internationally, were released this week

Posted by Caroline Scott on 07/07/17

Lydia Polgreen, editor-in-chief of HuffPost, on inspiring innovation: 'We need to get better at telling our own story'

'News organisations who survived the first round of disruption are now ready for the next wave, wherever it washes up', Polgreen said at the Google DNI Fund conference in Amsterdam

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 07/07/17

Google funds 107 projects in the third round of the Digital News Initiative Fund

Almost half of the projects funded across Europe in this round have had a collaborative element

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 06/07/17

How an RTÉ mobile journalist covered 'Ireland by bike' using his iPhone and a set of wheels

Reporter Cian McCormack told about his cycling trip around the country, producing daily radio reports for RTÉ Radio 1's Morning Ireland programme

Posted by Caroline Scott on 06/07/17

Catalan publication VilaWeb is offering subscribers the option to print the newspaper at home

VilaWeb was founded as a digital-only newspaper in 1995, but it has added an evening print product for subscribers

Posted by Mădălina Ciobanu on 05/07/17

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