Jack Nissen · Uncategorized

For Election Results so Close, only the Fastest will do

It seems that an application that increased the refresh period from 60 seconds down to 15 has dramatically changed the way the rest of the world watched the results tally up from Iowa. “The Globe’s tweets linking to the app pulled in about 10 times the traffic that the Globe normally gets to article pages via… Continue reading For Election Results so Close, only the Fastest will do

Ashley Jayne

Podcasting and where it’s headed

  There are many different mediums of news because of growing innovations in technology. Journalism and blogging has evolved past ink and paper to onto phones, apps, radio and more. Developments in radio and mobile devices have lead to the revival of podcasts, which are once again growing  in popularity. Advocates of the podcast seem optimistic about… Continue reading Podcasting and where it’s headed

Alexandra Donlin

Hear Nebraska: Making a Case for Local Blogging

  Hear Nebraska is a unique website showcasing Nebraska music and culture in long-form features. According to the site, their vision is: “Hear Nebraska strives to make the state a globally recognized cultural destination.” Co-founders Andrew and Angie Norman, both Nebraska natives, recently came to Michigan State University, where Andrew earned his master’s degree in environmental journalism,… Continue reading Hear Nebraska: Making a Case for Local Blogging

Bingqing Mao

Wisdom Journalism: Calling For Responsibility and Credibility

  Photo courtesy of iStockPhoto/agsandrew Internet and smartphones provide people with various ways to process the information and news in the fastest way possible. As the technology developed, people pursue speed more than ever. In order to adapt a world where everything is instant, even the information, many journalist also choose to produce instant news reports. They… Continue reading Wisdom Journalism: Calling For Responsibility and Credibility