April 29, 2017

Russia Tries to Influence Le Pen to Repeal Sanctions

Sanctioned Russian officials try to lobby Le Pen to Lift sanctions Leonid Slutsky and Marine Le Pen. Image posted by Slutsky on Facebook In late […]
April 29, 2017

Twitter Adds Emoji Search, Making it Easier to Understand Usage Patterns and Context

Twitter has added the ability to search for GIFs on platform, making it easier to get an understanding of how they’re being used.
April 29, 2017

Anonymous Social App Yik Yak Announces Closure

The once hugely popular anonymous social app Yik Yak has announced that it’s shutting down.
April 29, 2017

10 Influencer Marketing Mistakes Brands Make (and How to Fix Them) [Podcast]

In a new Social Zoom Factor podcast, Pam Moore looks at some common influencer marketing missteps, and how to avoid them.
April 29, 2017

Best Home Studio Photography Kit On A Budget

If you’re considering setting up a home studio, either in your garage or something less permanent in a room of the house, one of the […]
April 29, 2017

3 Ways You Can Shoot Successful Bluebell Images Today

At springtime our thoughts naturally lean towards flower photography, and none more so than bluebells, either as individual subjects, or in carpets of blue. Often, […]
April 28, 2017

Week in pictures: 22-28 April 2017

Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week. All photographs are copyrighted.
April 28, 2017

New report from Index on Censorship paints a bleak picture for U.S. press freedom

The press freedom situation in the United States is worsening not only because of President Trump’s anti-press rhetoric but because of a constellation of factors […]
April 28, 2017

Anthony Joshua says Wembley meant 'hustling and fake clothes' as a kid as he bids to beat Wladimir Klitschko – Mirror.co.uk

Growing up, Wembley to Anthony Joshua meant the vast Sunday market where he bought fake designer brands. Tonight it is where he aims to show […]
April 28, 2017

New York Times journalists immediately begin subtweeting Bret Stephens’ defense of climate change skepticism

Bret Stephens made his debut in the pages of The New York Times opinion section today with a column defending climate change skepticism in the […]
April 28, 2017

The lost generation of China’s journalists

This story was originally published on Medium and is being republished here with the permission of its author. Two years ago in Hong Kong, I […]
April 28, 2017

Headlines editors probably wish they could take back

In this week’s lower case… Sure, he was a meathead — but what was his job? #BadHeadline pic.twitter.com/pCsXSu4O7l — Doug Trouten (@TheDougTrouten) August 23, 2015 […]
April 28, 2017

Headlines editors probably wish they could take back

In this week’s lower case… Sure, he was a meathead — but what was his job? #BadHeadline pic.twitter.com/pCsXSu4O7l — Doug Trouten (@TheDougTrouten) August 23, 2015 […]
April 28, 2017

This tool will put captions on your video for you

Editor’s note: This is the latest in a series of articles that highlight digital tools for journalists. You can read the others here. Poynter’s Ren […]
April 28, 2017

Professor Theodore A. Postol of MIT vs. The Concept of Time

Since the April 4th 2017 chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun a number of individuals and organisations have attempted to promote narratives that promote the idea […]
April 28, 2017

‘The Circle’ imagines a dark future without journalists in-frame

Perhaps it’s telling that journalism is so absent in The Circle, the movie based on the Dave Eggers novel that paints a dark picture of […]
April 28, 2017

Latest virtual reality project from the Guardian lets viewers experience the first year of life

The latest virtual reality (VR) project from the Guardian allows audiences to experience and interact with the world from the point of view of a […]
April 28, 2017

Jailing of journalist suggests a country on the brink

A military court in Cameroon on April 21 sentenced journalist Ahmed Abba to 10 years in prison and ordered him to pay court costs totaling […]
April 28, 2017

Jailing of journalist suggests a country on the brink

A military court in Cameroon on April 21 sentenced journalist Ahmed Abba to 10 years in prison and ordered him to pay court costs totaling […]
April 28, 2017

The week in fact-checking: How a satirical post became fake news

The Week in Fact-Checking is a newsletter from the American Press Institute and Poynter. Want it in your inbox every week? Subscribe here. On Le […]
April 28, 2017

The Ferret launches fact-checking service, aiming to work with its community to verify claims

With its two year anniversary coming up next month, media co-operative The Ferret launched a fact-checking service on Wednesday (26 April), to analyse and verify […]
April 28, 2017

Amol Rajan to present BBC Radio 4’s The Media Show

Amol Rajan has been appointed as the new presenter of BBC Radio 4’s The Media Show. Former Independent editor Rajan takes over from Steve Hewlett, […]
April 28, 2017

How To Photograph Wine Glasses & Bottles With Speedlights

[embedded content] When we shared the cosmetic products tutorial a couple of weeks back, we said Dustin Dolby of workphlo was creating a cracking tutorial series and […]
April 28, 2017

Lecturers in Media

Stanmore College Location: Stanmore Salary: £28,419 to £37,371 per annum Hours: Full Time Contract Type: Permanent Placed on: 28th April 2017 Closes: 10th May 2017 […]
April 28, 2017

Regional publisher launches charity football challenge

Regional newspaper readers are being invited to take part in a football challenge as part of a company-wide charity campaign. Trinity Mirror will launch its […]
April 28, 2017

Check Out This Week's Photography Content

Check Out This Week’s Photography Content – Here’s a roundup of the best content on ePHOTOzine this week. Posted : 28 Apr 2017 1:00PM by ePHOTOzine   Add […]
April 28, 2017

Taylor Wessing To Accept Digital Submissions For The First Time

‘Thembinkosi Fanwell Ngwenya’ by Claudio Rasano, 2016 © Claudio RasanoFirst Prize Winner of the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016 Photo: © Jorge Herrera  The […]
April 28, 2017

Time Inc says it won’t sell itself

Time Inc. announced Friday that it has no plans to sell the company and will instead pursue its own strategic plan, which is heavy on […]
April 28, 2017

Facebook will start training local journalists and newsrooms

Research Areas About Pew Research Center Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping […]
April 28, 2017

CPJ warns of ‘tremendous gaps in our knowledge of the world’ due to growing global attacks on journalists

Far from ending censorship, modern technology such as the web, social media and smartphone cameras have “just made it more complicated”, says the Committee to […]
April 28, 2017

Canon EOS M6 Review

The Canon EOS M6 is Canon’s latest mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, updating the EOS M3, which will eventually leave the market. The M6 features a new 24mp APS-C […]
April 28, 2017

Attention party manifesto writers: Four easy ways to get UK to the top of World Press Freedom Index

It is perhaps no coincidence that countries with the best record for press freedom are also the richest and most successful. On the Reporters Without […]
April 28, 2017

Facebook Releases New Data on Facebook and Instagram Usage over Summer [Infographic]

Facebook has released a new infographic outlining usage trends on Facebook and Instagram over summer.
April 28, 2017

Tip: Bookmark this advice to get started with data journalism

Credit: Image from pexels.com There is an ever-growing list of tools available to help data journalists, but working with data can still be daunting. Collecting, […]
April 28, 2017

Wired changes headline on dude-centric hacker story after backlash

Almost every time a hot Silicon Valley startup finally grits its teeth and releases diversity data, the story’s the same. Facebook? Mostly male. Uber? Male-dominated. […]
April 27, 2017

The current move to subscription models is a revolutionary shift for journalism

This article, the third in a series, was first published on Medium and is being republished here with the permission of its author. Even though […]
April 27, 2017

Searching for News: The Flint water crisis

During the long saga of the water crisis in Flint, Michigan – an ongoing, multilayered disaster that exposed about 100,000 residents to harmful contaminants and […]
April 27, 2017

Flint residents searched for water info before news coverage intensified: Study

Image by Ben Gordon, via Flickr. Before the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, made headlines, residents suspected something was wrong. A new Pew Research Center […]
April 27, 2017

Flint residents searched for water info before news coverage intensified: Study

Image by Ben Gordon, via Flickr. Before the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, made headlines, residents suspected something was wrong. A new Pew Research Center […]
April 27, 2017

Terminology

Google Health Application Programming Interface (API) An API is a means of collecting data programmatically, allowing access to data that are difficult to collect by […]
April 27, 2017

Oh, Canada, where freedom of the press is less than you’d think

Good morning. Lawsuits, no shield laws and spying on journalists The state of press freedom worldwide is lousy and getting worse. The most ignominious culprits […]
April 27, 2017

A Simple, Smart, and Elegant—Yes, Elegant—Glucose Monitor

Managing a disease means managing data. White blood-cell counts, heart rates, milligrams—whatever the metric, you and your doctor monitor it constantly. This is especially true […]
April 26, 2017

UK accuses Twitter of shirking responsibility in fight against terror – Financial Times

Downing Street has accused Twitter of shirking its corporate responsibility in the fight against terror, after the social media site blocked government access to key […]