Bobby Schweizer, doctoral student at the Georgia Institute of Technology and co-author of Newsgames: journalism at play says “Don’t be afraid of experimenting and trying something new, the payoff might just be good journalism”.
LIVE: The debate – Setting social media standards
Laura Kuenssberg, business editor, ITV News; Neal Mann, digital news editor, Sky News; Katherine Haddon, head of online, English, AFP; and Tom McArthur, UK editor, breakingnews.com discuss setting social media standards
#newsrw: ‘Content is King’ for online video
‘Video on the web should use the web’, Christian Heilmann, developer evangelist for Mozilla told the session on online video journalism
LIVE: Session 3A – Newsgames
Bobby Schweizer, doctoral student at the Georgia Institute of Technology and co-author of Newsgames: journalism at play; Shannon Perkins, editor of interactive technologies, Wired.com; Al Trivino, director of innovation at News International; and Alastair Dant, interactive lead at the Guardian discuss using games to tell news stories
LIVE: Session 3B – Multiplatform strategies
Mike Goldsmith, editor-in-chief of iPad and tablet editions, Future Publishing; Douglas Arellanes, technologist, consultant and the director of clients and services, Sourcefabric; Ron Diorio, vice-president of product and community development, Economist.com; and Lucia Adams, web development editor, the Times
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#newsrw: Three pieces of advice for mobile reporting from Sky’s Nick Martin
Sky News correspondent Nick martin advises mobile reporters to investigate accessories that can enhance video and sound quality, to practise and “take the rough with the smooth”, and to ensure mobile reporting is only used when appropriate.
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#newsrw: Ten facts and figures learnt in the paid-for content models session
François Nel, researcher, academic and consultant on newsroom and digital business innovation; Tom Standage, digital editor, the Economist; Chris Newell, founder, ImpulsePay; and Alex Watson, head of app development, Dennis Publishing, shared their experiences and successes in getting readers to pay for content
PHOTOS: Slideshow of news:rewired – media in motion
A photo slideshow of images from news:rewired – media in motion
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LIVE: Session 2A – Mobile reporting
Paul Gallagher, head of online content, the Manchester Evening News; Nick Martin, Sky News correspondent; Ben Fawkes, audio content manager, SoundCloud; and Christian Payne, social technologist, mobile story maker share their tips for mobile phone reporting
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LIVE: Session 2B – Social media optimisation
Nate Lanxon, editor, Wired.co.uk; Chris Hamilton, social media editor, BBC News; Martin Belam, user experience lead, the Guardian; and Darren Waters, head of devices and social media, MSN UK discuss social media optimisation