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| June 16, 2017 – 2:13 pm | 285 views

There’s only one month left until the next newsrewired digital journalism conference (19 July, London), and the Journalism.co.uk team is happy to announce Google News Lab will be supporting our event and hosting a workshop on newsgathering and storytelling tools.

This newsgathering and visualisation session will equip you with both practical research and verification tips, and highlight a fresh way to create compelling audio visual content for your websites. It will highlight the digital tools to help you verify social media content across Google and beyond, with case studies and examples, as well as showcase tools that will help journalists bring their imagery and audio alive.

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As it happened: Special projects

| February 8, 2017 – 5:01 pm | 591 views

Some editorial initiatives bring down newsroom walls and get many different teams working together. Our closing session will look at the “special projects” strategies in newsrooms, and the challenges and opportunities they bring, whether it’s …

As it happened: Collaborative storytelling: Using technology to source stories from remote communities

| February 8, 2017 – 4:40 pm | 646 views

On Our Radar trains and supports citizen journalists from marginalised and remote communities. The organisation released an interactive documentary telling the stories of life after Ebola in communities in Sierra Leone. Paul Myles, editorial manager, will give insights …

How journalists can protect themselves against the “snooper’s charter”

| February 8, 2017 – 4:23 pm | 1,254 views

Speaking at news:rewired, Silkie Carlo offered some tips on how journalists should protect themselves against hacks and interceptions.

As it happened: Gaming principles in storytelling

| February 8, 2017 – 4:18 pm | 597 views

Juliana Ruhfus, senior reporter for Al Jazeera’s People & Power investigative and current affairs strand, worked on producing Al Jazeera’s news games, from its first ever project of this kind, Pirate Fishing, to the most recent, …

As it happened: Kickstarting R&D culture in European newsrooms

| February 8, 2017 – 2:57 pm | 622 views

Starting up a new project can be tricky – from funding it to implementing new workflows in the organisation, there are many factors to consider along the way. This session brings together three funding recipients of …

As it happened: Digital security for journalists

| February 8, 2017 – 2:41 pm | 433 views

This workshop will outline the basics of information security for newsrooms, explaining why journalists should be concerned with online privacy in the first place – led by Silkie Carlo, policy officer (technology), Liberty.
There are limited places …

As it happened: Making data visualisations and interactives work on mobile

| February 8, 2017 – 2:03 pm | 622 views

Learn from data teams in newsrooms about the practical ups and downs of making their work more mobile-friendly.
• Colleen McEnaney, graphics editor, The Wall Street Journal
• Martin Stabe, head of interactive news, The Financial Times
Moderated by: John …

As it happened: Live video on social media

| February 8, 2017 – 10:11 am | 802 views

Our opening panel will discuss the impact live video on Facebook and other social networks can have on audience engagement, from the formats that work best, to the technology, the workflows and the ethical considerations …

As it happened: From fake news to misidentifying suspects: Best practices for tackling the misinformation ecosystem

| February 8, 2017 – 9:22 am | 805 views

In this keynote, Claire Wardle, who leads strategy and research at First Draft, will consider the whole spectrum of the misinformation ecosystem, and using research about audience behaviour and social psychology, will outline ways that newsrooms …

A big thank you to EidosMedia, Newsflare and RacontR for supporting newsrewired

| February 2, 2017 – 12:58 pm | 585 views

The next newsrewired digital journalism conference takes place on 8 February at Reuters in London, and the Journalism.co.uk team would like to thank our latest sponsors, EidosMedia, Newsflare, and RacontR ,for helping to make the event possible.