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Topic “future of journalism”

Storify: ISOJ keynote presentation on the tablet audience and panel on innovation and entrepreneurialism in journalism

The following Storify summarizes the second keynote presentation and the second practitioners' panel on the first day of the 13th International Symposium on Online Journalism.

At online symposium, Dallas Morning News CEO says local newspapers must differentiate themselves in order to survive

Jim Moroney, publisher and CEO of the Dallas Morning News, spoke on “Becoming The Economist of Metro Newspapers and the Pursuit of the Tablet Audience” as a keynote speaker at the 13th International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ). Read more »

Storify: ISOJ panel examines journalists' toolbox

This Storify captures just a few of the tweets coming from the first research panel on the first day of the 13th International Symposium on Online Journalism. The panel discussed journalism ethics, community engagement and the role of social media in the new digital era.

The panel included: Read more »

Demanding re-thinking of journalism, Google's top journalist kicks off 13th International Symposium on Online Journalism

Journalism’s future can be stronger and better, but only if journalists comprehensively re-think every facet of what they do, said Richard Gingras, Google’s head of news products, during the opening keynote address at the 13th International Symposium on Online Journalism on Friday, April 20. Read more »

Growth in popularity of handheld devices leads to growth in readership

With the recent increase in popularity of mobile technology, the percentage of people getting their news from mobile devices such as iPads, tablets, and e-readers, is also on a steady incline. Consequently, not only is the number of readers using these devices as gateways for daily news increasing, but also the percentage of news circulation, overall, is on the rise, according to new research from the Pew Internet and American Life Project released April 5. Read more »

It's time to register for seat at one-of-a-kind International Symposium on Online Journalism

In less than two weeks, Austin, TX, will become the capital for online journalism as an expected 200 media professionals, experts and scholars from around the world will descend on the University of Texas-Austin campus for the 13th International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ), to be held April 20-21 at the Blanton Museum of Art. Read more »

U.S. news consumption up thanks to mobile devices, Pew report says

Mobile devices are an increasingly important part of news consumption, but Twitter and Facebook still drive relatively little news traffic, according to the State of the News Media 2012 report released Monday, March 19, by the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism. The Pew report, which concludes that social media are a complementary, rather than replacement, news source, also points out how big a role aggregators and curators play in news consumption. Read more »


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