Archive forMarch 19th, 2012

Briggs Chapter 9 – Data-driven journalism and digitizing your life

“The first challenge is personal: taking advantage of digital tools and services to manage your day without drowning in e-mails, status updates, blog posts and other interesting information” Organize your email. A popular method is “Inbox Zero” by Merlin Mann where you sort through emails as you read them so when you finish your inbox […]

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Briggs Chapter 8 – Telling stories with video

Some things you really have to see to believe. Video is one of the greatest tools in the journalism toolbox. For years people would sit down and watch their nightly newscast. Now with the internet it is even easier to share video. The only way to learn video is to start shooting video. “The best […]

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