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links for 2008-04-30

By on Apr 30, 2008 in Uncategorized | 3 comments

cowbite.org: Follow Channel 4 News on Twitter “One feed from the studio, and one from the newsroom blogger. Neither dish out headlines, rather they give the snippets of goss from behind the scenes.” (tags: channel4 news twitter news2.0) Speechification – Curating Speech Radio… mostly from Radio 4 “A blog of Radio 4. Not about Radio 4 but of it. We point to the bits we like, the bits you might have missed, the bits that someone might have sneakily recorded. Other speech radio from around the world will no doubt find its way here too.” (tags: bbc radio blogs) Watchification – Curating the Good Stuff from BBC TV We’re selecting the really good stuff from the BBC iPlayer, from the shows that appear on YouTube and – you never know – maybe some other TV too. (tags: bbc television video blog) fabric of folly: Lily Allen take-away widget (tags: bbc widgets socialmedia) BBC NEWS | UK | Mapping migration from the new EU countries This map shows total numbers of Eastern European migrants in each local authority who registered for work between May 2004 and December 2007. (tags: maps immigration europe bbcnews) BBC NEWS | Technology | Luminaries look to the future web BBC News talks to some of the leading figures in the web community about their hopes for the future of the web (tags: web2.0 trends technology...

links for 2008-04-29

By on Apr 29, 2008 in Uncategorized |

BBC World Service | Bangladesh River Journey The BBC’s voyage through Bangladesh in 2007, looking at how a heating planet changes people’s lives, used twitter, flickr, maps mashups and more to tell the story… (tags: bbc maps mashup flickr twitter journalisttraining Journalism bloggingtechniques bangladesh) Journalism.co.uk :: How to: master Twitter, if you’re a journalist Paul Bradshaw does a good turn at journalism.co.uk on using twitter for finding contacts, context and content. (tags: twitter howto journalisttraining journalism.co.uk) fabric of folly: TV character blogs “Interesting discussion at work the other day about fictional TV characters blogging which prompted me to do a quick trawl of the web for existing TV character blogs, the results of which are below, ordered by launch date.” (tags: bbc bloggingfordollars broadcasting) Twinkle Twinkle Little iPhone, How I Wonder Where You Are (link thanks CompleteTosh) Does what zonetag + fireeagle does on my nokia only with added twitter support… come on FireEagle developers, lets see some twitter location apps! (tags: mobile twitter location maps mashup apple) Brightkite – a location based social network Brightkite is a location-based social network… Users can see where their friends are and what they’re up to all while maintaining comprehensive degrees of privacy to non-friends (tags: socialnetworking gps location web2.0 mobile) Journalism.co.uk :: ‘The joke was that success would mean we’d become unpopular for doubling workloads’ In an interview I somehow missed, Ben Hammersley jokes with Journalism.co.uk’s Oliver Luft about workload increasing dramatically when he added social networking to the mix of reporting outlets (tags: benhammersley bbc journalisttraining journalism bbcnews...

links for 2008-04-28

By on Apr 28, 2008 in Uncategorized |

Conversation Agent: Citizen Journalists and Responsibility includes a really nice visualisation of an “emerging media ecosystem” (tags: Journalism journalisttraining citizenjournalism) Book me a holiday and then find me a date – outsourcing is getting personal – Times Online (tags: outsourcing) BBCRussian teams up with LiveJournal to tap into 3rd party audience content So far, Live_Report has more than 350 members, and the BBC will feature the best of the reports – in a range of formats – on its own Russian-language site as well as potentially on radio in Russia (tags: offshoring citizenjournalism usergeneratedcontent russia...

links for 2008-04-26

By on Apr 26, 2008 in Uncategorized |

LiveNewsCameras.com – Watch Live Streaming News From the USA & World – Beta Version Live video streams from news channels, primarily in the US (tags: news video live)

links for 2008-04-25

By on Apr 25, 2008 in Uncategorized |

StartYourTube.com – start your own video sharing site apparently… (tags: video videosharing) Jeff Jarvis v Michael Tomasky -a debate about citizen journalism (really enjoyed this!) Veteran journalists may be nowhere near that news – because, as journalists, they had not been allowed in the door or merely because they had not arrived yet – but they will depend on such reporting or witnessing, call it what you will. It will still add (tags: guardian Journalism journalisttraining transparency jeffjarvis...