Monthly Archives: April 2010

Socialnomics Video

Asking the question: still think social media is a fad?

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The Guardian’s Alan Rusbridger on Charlie Rose

The Guardian’s Editor, Alan Rusbridger on the web, the iPad, the future of journalism and the “mutualized newspaper.” Some highlights: There’s a lot to be frightened of but there’s an awful lot to like about this media revolution. We have … Continue reading

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Former CNN Foreign Correspondent Launches Local News Operation

Wilf Dinnick, former Middle East correspondent for ABC News and international correspondent for CNN, is launching a local news operation in Toronto. From Dinnick’s “The Beginnings” post: We are not trying to replace daily newspapers or newscasts. We do not … Continue reading

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Earth Day Photos

Just back from a few days in the keys working on post-production for our upcoming documentary. Also stopped in at the National Park Conservation Association second annual Earth Day for Florida Bay. The event was all day, included lunch, kayak … Continue reading

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Jeff Jarvis: “This Is Bullshit”

Video of Jeff Jarvis’ presentation from last month’s TedxNYED: Jarvis: We must stop looking at education as a product – in which we turn out every student giving the same answer – to a process, in which every student looks … Continue reading

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140 Character Conference in NYC Today

The 140 Charcter Conference is at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan today and tomorrow. About Who’s going to be there. What they’re going to talk about. Highlights: Dave Winer: draft of his opening talk, which he blogged yesterday. Jay … Continue reading

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NJ Newspaper wins a couple of Emmys

The Star-Ledger wins New York Emmy awards for these short video segments: In High School at 90 Years Old Mountain Bike Practice at Diablo Freeride Park

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Nat Geo Traveler: “tweet me in mi@mi”

From this month’s National Geographic Traveler Magazine. Andy Nelson does the town using twitter instead of a guidebook. Full article here: More photos from nat geo traveller: One of my south florida beach pics:

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Logan Symposium: Investigative Reporting Successes & Failures

In Chris O’Brien’s PBS MediaShift coverage of the Logan Symposium at UC Berkeley, he describes how news organizations are forming partnerships to continue investigative work and asks panelists from NPR, ProPublica and others about their experience with these partnerships. Ann … Continue reading

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McFadden: iPad Not a Savior for Newspaper Industry

From KnoNews: @Jen_McFadden’s Perspective on Digital Media: “With newspapers like The San Francisco Chronicle losing $1M per week, it’s going to take a hell of a lot to more than the iPad to save the industry.” Full Post Here.

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