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Newsplex Head: Why Aren’t USA Newpapers Investing in Future?

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

Bill Densmore, who attended the Next Newsroom conference at Duke Unversity, provides this introduction to a video he shot at Duke:
Randy Covington spent a career in print reportering and TV news management. Now he heads the IFRA Newsplex, a state-of-the-art training facility at the University of South Carolina. Covington says the users of the facility [...]

Steps to Getting to the Right Social Media Technologies

Friday, April 4th, 2008

I was in a session at the Next Newsroom at Duke led by Kara Andrade about using social media technologies. Here is a four-step way to thinking about the way to determine what Social Media technology to use for a newsroom project. Often people pick the technology first. Andrade says that’s a bit backward. Here are the [...]

Groundswell — Which Ages Use What Online Technologies

Friday, April 4th, 2008

Groundswell is an interesting little site that gives general answers to this question:
What’s The Social Technographics Profile Of Your Customers?

Next Newsroom Day II — Tools for Collaboration

Friday, April 4th, 2008

We are in break out sessions today, all unconference ways to think about the Next Newsroom for Duke University. I was in great session about how to use Social Networking tools led by Kara Andrade. We are going to continue that discussion, about how Social Networking might help us build our Representative Journalism project in [...]

Next Newsroom — Part III

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008