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The Tablet Revolution: What it Means for the Future of News

A new study by PEJ and The Economist Group details who tablet users are, how they get news.

11% of U.S. adults now own a tablet computer of some

Generalist vs. Niche Specialist Freelancing

Knowing exactly which direction you should go can prove to be a bit daunting, especially when it comes to choosing whether you’ll be a generalist or specialize in a niche.

Creates Your Own Mini Newspaper

In the category of the useless and fatal tricks for the environment, I named Little Printer!

This gadget lives in your home, bringing you news, puzzles and gossip from

How journalists can make the most of LinkedIn

Many people think the main task of a journalist is to write. That’s part of the job, of course, but sourcing and checking stories is probably as important.


Five Ways Twitter Is Changing Media Law

Why does Twitter get involved in so many interesting lawsuits? In its short life, the company has kicked up legal hornet nests involving everything from stalking to satire.

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