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Journalism

A 5 post collection


The Best Online Storytelling and Journalism of 2014

 •  Filed under Web, Internet, Journalism, Storytelling

The Best Online Storytelling and Journalism of 2014


This year new digital tools and networks seemed to influence every aspect of the storytelling process. From sensors to structured journalism, crowdsourcing to podcasting, new modes of journalism that have been emerging over the last decade took huge strides forward this year.

This is a great list, with an interesting read of current online storytelling techniques. It also reminds me I need to take in Serial.

iOS 7 is gorgeous, but it could be even better (Wired UK)

 •  Filed under Technology, Android, Journalism, Ios, Original Thinking

iOS 7 is gorgeous, but it could be even better (Wired UK)

I don’t disagree with the sentiment that iOS 7 could be better, it definitely could. It’s just amazing to me how Android v. iOS is the new Windows v. Apple. Somehow I think iOS could be better in lots of ways besides copying Android, and likewise, Android could be better in lots of ways besides copying iOS. The tech press could be better by having an original idea as well.

(This is my 1 and only iOS v. Android rant today. You’ll now be returned to the regularly scheduled postings.)