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#newsrw: Social media rules for journalists

| December 7, 2009 – 11:45 am | 3,030 views

Are you a journalist 24/7? Does the company you work for own you? Does it harm your credibility as a journalist if you share personal opinions online? Are some opinions more appropriate to share than …

#newsrw: Student online enthusiasts will probably end up in the mainstream, says @timesjoanna

| December 3, 2009 – 4:35 pm | 4,380 views

By Heather Christie
Journalism students seeking employment at online media companies are in fact more likely to find a job at a mainstream print news organisation than their peers who desire only a traditional career, says …

#newsrw: Brightcove’s new release – video gets personal

| November 20, 2009 – 5:34 pm | 4,088 views

This week video technology firm Brightcove, which already supplies players for the website of Channel 4 and Telegraph.co.uk, launched a new service aimed squarely at individuals and smaller video news organisations.

Brightcove Express will cost $99 a month for 50 videos a month, 40 GB and 1 user having access to the technology behind the player.

#newsrw: Robin Brown’s 38 ‘invaluable free web tools for online journalists’

| November 20, 2009 – 4:52 pm | 4,751 views

Freelance writer and new media blogger Robin Brown has come up with a great round-up of tools available online – and perhaps more importantly for free – that could be of use to online journalists.

Thoughts from #1pound40: Can Twitter curate journalism?

| November 20, 2009 – 4:16 pm | 3,408 views

Last week Journalism.co.uk attended Reuters and Amplified’s #1pound40 conference. More details on the event at this link – but essentially a series of discussion on the impact and potential for social media in journalism and politics.

@documentally aka Christian Payne was hopping from table to table capturing audio of the discussion which he kindly shared using Audioboo.

Multimedia: social media, community and troubleshooting

| November 4, 2009 – 4:38 pm | 2,967 views
Still Life with Cameras and Leather Straps by Hermes (http://www.flickr.com/photos/hermes-/)

Three breakout sessions in the morning at news:rewired will address the practicalities of multimedia news:
How to do it
What to do when it goes wrong
How to manage your online news communities.