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Tips from a U.S. journalist on reporting abroad

After 20 years as a journalist, Cindy E. Rodríguez wanted a new challenge. Rodríguez found it as an International Reporting Fellow.
As one of eight journalists who participated in The

U.S. online ad spending to surpass print for first time in 2012

For the first time in U.S. history, marketers are projected to spend more on online advertising than on advertising in print magazines and newspapers.

According to a study released

Big data is big news for journalists

Big data is big business.

Management professionals have known this for some time; this report published by the management-consulting firm McKinsey & Company back in May notes

Why Curation Is Important to the Future of Journalism

Despite shrinking newsrooms and overworked reporters, journalism is in fact thriving. The art of information gathering, analysis and dissemination has arguably been strengthened over the last several years, and given

Ken Auletta speaks about the digital revolution

If there is anyone who has a clue about what’s happening today with journalism and the media industry, that person is Ken Auletta.

In addition to covering media for

7 Ways Journalists Can Use Pinterest

Virtual pinboard Pinterest helps journalists find trend stories, display their work and more. The social networking site has more than four million users, landing it a spot on a list

try SocialBro for real-time Twitter analytics

SocialBro has rolled out a new feature which could be useful for journalists and social media managers.
“Wouldn’t it be great to be able to see which of your Twitter

Citizen Journalism: transforming or undermining traditional media?

Citizen journalism hinges on the notion that the everyday person is a potential reporter in an ever-shifting media terrain. Active audiences within the public sphere are engaging with interactive media

Key Google Tools for Journalists Covering Politics

Google launched its new service in the United States: Google Politics & Elections. A tool which offers the possibility of following the evolution of the American elections.
Any announcement concerning the

Five augmented reality apps for reporters abroad

With the latest generation of augmented reality apps, you can use your smartphone camera to get more information and translations of text on objects, including signs and menus, on the

What happens when journalism is everywhere?

“When the Arab Spring demonstrations were under way in Egypt’s Tahrir Square and reports were streaming out through Twitter and Facebook and text messages and cellphone videos, it was easy

Year in Review: 6 Trends in Journalism Education

Happy new year!
Now it’s time to look ahead again. But first, it’s worth a look at the some of the most intriguing developments in journalism education in the last

Think Different in 2012

May the good times and treasures of the present become the golden memories of tomorrow. All the ATCNA team wish you lots of love, joy and happiness.

Top five multimedia tools for journalists of 2011

The following article has been originally posted by Margaret Looney on International Journalists’ Network.
Tech tools of the digital era abound this year, including plenty that can make a journalist’s

Ten things every journalist should know in 2012

Here are 10 things every journalists should know in 2012, a list proposed by

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