We're 50% Mobile, Now What? (ONA14)

6 October 2014 ·

New York Times completes 'innovation report' led by Sulzberger scion | Capital New York

It calls for the creation of new teams focused on audience development, analytics and strategy.

13 May 2014 ·

5 things I learned at The Next Web conference

Thanks for sharing sarahmarshall3 - some food for thought here. 

I was lucky enough to attend The Next Web conference in Amsterdam a couple of weeks ago.

Those of you who follow me on Twitter may know that I share quite a few @TheNextWeb links as it’s one of the sites I follow via RSS. (Here are other sites I…

13 May 2014 ·

The newsonomics of NYT Now

NYT Now - mobile storytelling, UX and business strategy toplines here. 

17 April 2014 ·

Mark Zuckerberg on the shift to mobile and the Great Unbundling of Facebook

Empasis on “contextual” and not being afraid to fragment identity of most interest in this piece. 

“The other thing that is important context to keep in mind is that, to some extent, most of these new things that we’re doing aren’t going to move any needles in our business for a very long time. The main Facebook usage is so big. About 20 percent of the time people spend on their phone is on Facebook. From that perspective, Messenger or Paper can do extremely well but they won’t move any needles.”

17 April 2014 ·

BBC Academy - Production - Eight essential tips for better social media in radio

Few ideas on visualising radio here. 

17 April 2014 ·

For digital addicts and gadget junkies everywhere

If you have a dysfunctional relationship with technology, good news is you’re not alone. If you didn’t hear this radio piece live - a must listen really … 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01s7yyt

Series 3 Episode 6 of 6

Do you feel in control of your technology, or is it the other way round?

In this last episode of the current series of The Digital Human Aleks Krotoski asks if we could all do with a detox from our digital devices. It’s a question she’s increasingly been asking herself, which brings her to the couch of cyber addiction therapist Chris Mulligan.

Duration: 30 minutes First broadcast: Monday 06 May 2013

4 June 2013 ·

BBC & NYT Social Media Summit at Times Centre, New York April 2013.

BBC & NYT Social Media Summit at Times Centre, New York April 2013.

12 May 2013 ·

Succinct presentation on value of social to public service broadcasters (Polis)

21 October 2012 ·

Some excellent tips on using social for newsgathering.

21 October 2012 ·

18 October 2012 ·

Worth a read: Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2012

19 July 2012 ·

Signal Noi.se - Knight Foundation award winner : - 

"To help newsrooms optimize editorial decision making by providing a dashboard that tracks stories through social networks and across competitor sites."

Mohamed Nanabhay - Former Head of Al jazeera Online English

Looking forward to testing this - on the face of it looks as though it could be pretty useful in newsrooms! 

(Source: vimeo.com)

22 June 2012 ·

In Media City, Salford for BBC College of Journalism Connecting Communities conference  (Taken with instagram)

In Media City, Salford for BBC College of Journalism Connecting Communities conference (Taken with instagram)

23 May 2012 ·

From The Economist : "To survive online, newspapers are seeking a worldwide audience"

22 May 2012 ·

About Me

This blog is my digital notebook, my current work obsesssions include mobile and its relationship with social particularly in a news context. Also the place of audio/radio in this connected world :)

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