May 28, 2017

Hot-Air Balloons Are Brilliant For Photography – Find Out Why

Hot-air balloons are big, colourful and slow-moving – and absolutely superb subjects for photography. This is the time of year when balloon festivals start to […]
May 27, 2017

Man accused of stabbing 2 on Oregon train posted white supremacist views on Facebook – Washington Post

Two men were stabbed to death in Portland, Ore., on Friday when they tried to stop their attacker from harassing two women because they appeared […]
May 27, 2017

Facebook Releases New Report on Beauty Industry Trends and the Evolution of Social Discovery

Facebook has published a new report on beauty industry trends, which includes a range of key insights into evolving shopper behaviors.
May 27, 2017

4 Things You Need from Your Buyer Before You Can Sell to Them [Podcast]

In a new Social Zoom Factor podcast, Pam Moore looks at some key elements you need to keep in mind in your customer interactions. 
May 27, 2017

A Simple Way to Use LinkedIn Search to Connect with Potential Clients

LinkedIn’s search capacity gives you the ability to find relevant angles to start a new conversation, which could lead to future business opportunities.
May 27, 2017

Kushner ‘discussed secret line to Moscow’ – US media reports – BBC News

Donald Trump’s son-in-law explored the possibility of setting up a secret line of communication with Moscow, according to US media reports. Jared Kushner is said […]
May 27, 2017

James Comey ‘knew key Clinton intelligence was fake’ and acted on it anyway – The Independent

A central piece of intelligence in the FBI’s investigation of Hillary Clinton’s private email server was fake – and FBI Director James Comey acted on […]
May 26, 2017

Social media would have 'put a stop' to Sex Pistols

It is four decades since the Sex Pistols brought out their anti-establishment anthem God Save The Queen – the ultimate publicity stunt and an unforgettable […]
May 26, 2017

Jonathan Martin says he got Bozeman reporter’s photo from another source

Jonathan Martin says there’s no way he swiped a photo from another reporter. “Anybody who knows me, or just follows me on Twitter, will appreciate […]
May 26, 2017

The British (pitch) invasion

The World Cup, the British Invasion, the Summer of Love, imported teams – and a bunch of US businessmen looking to make a buck – […]
May 26, 2017

PM backed over extremist content crackdown

Theresa May secured support from fellow G7 leaders on tackle extremists online and stop foreign fighters returning to the UK and Europe, as the Prime […]
May 26, 2017

How conservative spin cut up the CBO health bill analysis

Photo of the Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price via Gage Skidmore/Flickr THERE WASN’T MUCH FOR THE GOP to cheer about when the Congressional […]
May 26, 2017

How conservative spin cut up the CBO health bill analysis

Photo of the Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price via Gage Skidmore/Flickr THERE WASN’T MUCH FOR THE GOP to cheer about when the Congressional […]
May 26, 2017

All The Latest Photography Stories From ePHOTOzine

All The Latest Photography Stories From ePHOTOzine – Here we roundup all the best news, features, reviews and techniques about photography. Posted : 26 May 2017 6:00PM […]
May 26, 2017

Gregor Pryor: The Future Of Media Consumption: Connected And Driverless Cars

Although you can already unlock, set navigation, and alter the climate control of your car remotely via smartphone apps, it’s still a new frontier for […]
May 26, 2017

How BBC Radio Manchester reacted to Monday night’s unfolding tragedy: ‘You’re a conduit for people with all this emotion’

News of the Manchester bombing broke a little way into the start of BBC Radio Manchester’s late night phone-in segment, with callers bringing the news […]
May 26, 2017

Greg Gianforte’s win in Montana proves there’s no penalty in politics for media bashing – Washington Post

Republican businessman Greg Gianforte won Montana’s House seat a day after being charged with attacking a Guardian reporter. He gave an apology during his acceptance […]
May 26, 2017

Terror attack survivor 'DrEm_79' warns of the long-term harm which can be done by intrusive journalism

A woman at the centre of media attention following a terrorist attack has spoken of the long-term pain it has caused her and warned journalists […]
May 26, 2017

4 tips from LBC to make audio more engaging on social media

In January 2017, the team at LBC decided to go back to the drawing board and spend one month experimenting with the way they produced […]
May 26, 2017

Thirty journalists volunteer to help MEN in wake of terror attack

Thirty journalists from across the UK have volunteered to work shifts for the Manchester Evening News so its reporters can rest after covering the terrorist […]
May 26, 2017

Cliff Richard settles police privacy action but still in dispute with BBC

Sir Cliff Richard and South Yorkshire Police have settled a legal fight which started when the singer sued the force, and the BBC, following reports […]
May 26, 2017

Find Out More About The Tawny Owl

Eschenbach’s bird of the year: the tawny owl Appearance The Tawny owl measures 40cm – it’s one of the biggest owls in Germany. It is […]
May 26, 2017

Manchester bombing: Journalists volunteer to help relieve Manchester Evening News colleagues in ‘heartwarming’ gesture

Thirty journalists from across Trinity Mirror’s regional newspapers have volunteered to help relieve staff at the Manchester Evening News who have been working “round the […]
May 26, 2017

Project Title: Open call: two PhD studentships in the Faculty of Media and Communication

Funding amount: £14,000 maintenance grant per annum Lead Supervisor name: Professor Iain MacRury imacrury@bournemouth.ac.uk The Faculty of Media and Communication at Bournemouth University invites applications […]
May 26, 2017

Greg Gianforte’s ‘body slam’ echoes past violence against journalists

Good morning. A violent link to Richard Nixon With incessant loose talk about Watergate and cancers on the presidency, we finally have a bona fide […]
May 26, 2017

Why longform journalism can help publishers stand out in the age of ubiquitous instant news

Readers know the satisfaction that comes from a really engaging longform article, even if they have never seen the hashtag #longform. For them the article […]
May 26, 2017

Instagram Adds Links in DMs, New Image Sharing Options and New Objectives for Stories Ads

Instagram has added some new features to their direct messaging option, and new objectives for Stories ads
May 26, 2017

The Washington Post is using augmented reality to let audiences explore iconic buildings with their iPhone

Credit: image by The Washington Post Following the success of its first augmented reality (AR) initiative, which provided a visual account of Freddie Gray’s case, […]
May 26, 2017

Voking Speedlite VK550

The Voking Speedlite VK550 for Canon DSLR cameras is available on Amazon for £120.35.  This high output flash unit is automatically compatible with E-TTL II E-TTL […]
May 26, 2017

Behind the story: ‘What bullets do to bodies’ by Jason Fagone

Gunshot victim Lamont Randell, shot twice during a robbery, begins his long recovery process. Photo by Finlay MacKay for Highline. Senator Chris Murphy, a Democrat […]
May 26, 2017

Jonathan Martin says he got Bozeman reporter’s photo from another source

Jonathan Martin says there’s no way he swiped a photo from another reporter. “Anybody who knows me, or just follows me on Twitter, will appreciate […]
May 25, 2017

Congressional candidate Greg Gianforte accused of ‘body slamming’ reporter

Greg Gianforte, the Republican nominee in the race for Montana’s lone House seat in Thursday’s special election, roughed up and shouted at a Guardian U.S. […]
May 24, 2017

Jeff Bezos gives $1 million gift to support press freedom

The Reporters Committee for the Freedom of the Press on Tuesday night announced a $1 million donation from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, the biggest gift […]
May 23, 2017

Fox News retracts bogus Seth Rich story

Fox News announced on Tuesday afternoon it is retracting an inaccurate story about the death of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich, after a personal […]
May 23, 2017

Netflix for news? Now at 500,000 subscribers, Scribd is training its sights on journalism

By now, the game plan is all-too familiar: Build an enormous library of content, then charge people a small monthly fee for access to it. […]
May 22, 2017

Layoffs hit The Sacramento Bee as McClatchy prunes staff across the company

The Sacramento Bee on Monday enacted a round of layoffs, the latest in a series of staff reductions executed by its corporate parent, The McClatchy […]
May 22, 2017

Fox News hit with 3 additional lawsuits alleging racial and sex discrimination

A law firm representing current and former employees of Fox News announced Monday that it was bringing three additional cases against the embattled cable news […]
May 22, 2017

Newsletters, push notifications and podcasts: How newsrooms handled a crazy week of news

They were delivered to our phones, our inboxes and our earbuds, one after the other, in rat-a-tat bursts. Monday: The Washington Post reveals President Trump […]
May 22, 2017

6 months in, The New York Times is expanding the Wirecutter to babies, personal finance and pet gear

The Wirecutter made a name for itself by serving up great deals to tech obsessives hungry for the latest gadgets. But the best deal it […]
May 19, 2017

Facebook reminds publishers yet again: Post meaningful and authentic stories

Facebook on Friday released guidelines for publishers that will sound familiar to close observers of the social giant’s often-fraught relationship with news organizations. In a […]
May 19, 2017

New York Times will offer buyouts to editors in push to transform editing

The New York Times plans to release “more information by the end of the month” about a buyout program for editors amid a much-anticipated reduction […]
May 18, 2017

Roger Ailes, conservative TV titan dogged by harassment allegations, has died

Roger Ailes, the longtime chairman of Fox News who built a conservative media empire before allegations of sexual harassment forced his ouster last year, has […]
May 18, 2017

The Atlantic has a redesigned homepage for the dizzying Trump-ified news cycle

Last week (can you believe it?) President Trump fired FBI Director Jim Comey. Within 48 hours, The Atlantic had at least 30 original pieces about […]