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

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 25, 2017

Sasha Koren, Guardian Mobile Innovation Lab editor, to give keynote speech at July’s newsrewired

With less than two months to go until newsrewired on 19 July, we are delighted to announce Sasha Koren as the keynote speaker at our […]
May 24, 2017

European news consumers tend to trust TV and radio more than social media and the written press, study finds

The declining trust of audiences in the media has become a concern across the industry, from legacy print outlets and broadcasters to digital news organisations […]
May 23, 2017

Applying to get funding for a journalism project? Here are some helpful tips

How do you talk about impact in a grant proposal and what aspects of your project do foundations expect journalists to focus on? At the […]
May 19, 2017

The lock screen battle: How The New York Times, CNN and BuzzFeed News pushed the Trump-FBI story to mobile readers

President Trump’s firing of FBI director James Comey has been making headlines since 9 May, when the White House published a statement citing the president’s […]
May 18, 2017

Print and online daily Ara is reaching the 'politically concerned' community in Catalonia

In the last decade, a few journalism start-ups have launched in Spain, despite the financial struggles caused by the economy and the complicated state of […]
May 12, 2017

What are the challenges and opportunities of philanthropic journalism funding in the UK?

“The landscape of philanthropic journalism funding is influenced by two inter-connected factors: the debates of ‘what is journalism?’ and ‘who are journalists?’, and the fact […]
May 11, 2017

Advice from 18 news organisations to help you tailor your story pitches

Pitching is a skill that all journalists should master, whether freelancing is your main source of income or you’re a student aiming to get a […]
May 10, 2017

Die Zeit is using its Campus platform for students to get to know young readers better

German newspaper Die Zeit has long been publishing articles aimed at student readers, with a focus on life before, during and after university, and its […]
May 9, 2017

Inside the FT's approach to online comments and audience participation

The Financial Times published a series called ‘Management’s missing women’ in April, a collection of interviews, data analysis and reader contributions looking at how women […]
May 5, 2017

Through cross-border collaborations, Outriders is aiming to reinvent the role of foreign correspondents

“Beijing was attacked by a sandstorm yesterday, and the heavy wind in the morning is blowing the smog away”, said the caption of an Instagram […]
May 4, 2017

New tool INJECT aims to help journalists find inspiration for stories and be more productive

A new tool launching today at the Cass Innovate conference at City, University of London, aims to make the process of finding and researching new […]
May 3, 2017

With P24, Público is experimenting with personalised audio catch-ups for readers

Last year, Portuguese daily national newspaper Público wanted to solve a problem for its readers: coming up with a solution for recommending stories of interest […]