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As it happened: The mobile journalist’s toolkit

| March 16, 2016 – 11:20 am | 1,180 views
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Can you go live from your smartphone in under 2 minutes? Harriet Hadfield, reporter, Sky News, never dares leave the house without her mobile broadcasting kit. She will give attendees an insight into some of the …

WSJ’s mobile editor: ‘Newspapers will outlive websites’

| July 23, 2014 – 10:56 am | 4,569 views
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The Wall Street Journal’s editor for mobile, tablets and emerging technology has forecast that websites will be outlived by newspapers and other ‘edition-based’ news content. Speaking at the news:rewired conference in London, David Ho said the concept of a finite, self-contained piece of content – a newspaper or tablet edition – was gaining importance.

Ho also shared the lessons he and his colleagues at The Wall Street Journal have learned about producing news for mobile, and where digitally journalists and publishers should be looking in the future.

As it happened: news:rewired keynote by David Ho, WSJ

| July 23, 2014 – 9:18 am | 2,456 views
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David Ho is the editor for mobile, tablets and emerging technology at The Wall Street Journal. In his keynote speech, he talked about the ways reporters can “embrace the mobile revolution” and explores what could be next for journalism and storytelling in relation to emerging technologies. He tweets at @DavidHo.

Announcing the training course options for news:rewired+ delegates: mobile, social or data

| April 17, 2014 – 4:52 pm | 2,688 views
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Our news:rewired+ tickets give delegates access to both the news:rewired conference on Wednesday 23 July and one of three training courses on Thursday 24 July.

There are three training courses to choose from are:

Mobile journalism: Create multimedia on iPhone & iPad, led by Glen Mulcahy, innovation lead at RTÉ

Creating a buzz: How to grow social media communities, led by Luke Lewis, editor of BuzzFeed UK

Data journalism online, led by Conrad Quilty-Harper, data journalist at Ampp3d

We will have more details on the contents of the data journalism course very soon.

Tickets

news:rewired+ tickets are currently available at a limited discount earlybird rate of just £245 +VAT, which is a 25 per cent discount on the training courses (which cost £200 +VAT to book separately).

However, this discount will only be available for the first 50 tickets sold (news:rewired and news:rewired+ combined), or by the end of Thursday 8 May, whichever comes first. After this point news:rewired+ tickets will rise to £300 +VAT, which still gives you a 15 per cent discount on the training course when booked as part of news:rewired+.

Book news:rewired+ tickets at this link.

Announcing Tout as latest sponsor of news:rewired

| February 10, 2014 – 4:05 pm | 1,815 views
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We’re pleased to confirm Tout as the latest sponsor of news:rewired, the one-day digital journalism conference by Journalism.co.uk.

The short-form video platform, which is used by outlets such as Digital First Media and the Wall Street Journal, allows journalists to capture a range of media from breaking news footage to snappy interviews.

Michael Downing, who is founder and chief executive of Tout, will join the short-form video session at news:rewired on Thursday 20 February.

Other speakers in the session include Kamali Melbourne, online video producer at Channel 4 News, Peter Winfield, videographics director for the Economist and Matt Danzico, head of the BBC Innovation Lab.

Tickets to the event have sold out, but digital tickets are available for £100 +VAT, giving holders access to session and workshop videos after the event.

The Washington Post’s ‘ambitious digital initiatives’ shared at #newsrw

| July 13, 2012 – 10:22 am | 5,089 views
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Cory Haik, executive producer for digital news at the Washington Post delivered the keynote speech at news:rewired – full stream ahead.

Haik is driven by innovation in the newsroom, with a current focus on mobile and social.

For more from news:rewired follow #newsrw

LIVE: Keynote – Cory Haik, Washington Post

| July 13, 2012 – 9:36 am | 3,863 views

Cory Haik, executive producer for digital news at the Washington Post delivered the keynote speech at news:rewired – full stream ahead.

Haik is driven by innovation in the newsroom, with a current focus on mobile and social.

For more from news:rewired follow #newsrw

Links: a look at mobile reporting ahead of news:rewired

| January 17, 2012 – 2:24 pm | 5,945 views
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With today’s smart phones enabling journalists to tweet, file copy, and edit and upload broadcast-quality footage, mobile reporting is becoming an increasingly important part of the basic skillset for journalists, from regional patch reporters at council meetings to foreign correspondents in warzones. One of the sessions at our upcoming news:rewired digital journalism conference will look at the advances in mobile reporting and how it is being used effectively by regional newspapers, national broadcasters, freelance video journalists, and others.

Announcing news:rewired – media in motion, 3 February 2012

| November 16, 2011 – 1:16 pm | 45,049 views
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Our next event news:rewired – media in motion will take place on 3 February at MSN’s London offices in Victoria, looking at the latest tools, strategies and approaches in online journalism and the use of digital technologies for innovative news production, with a focus on social and mobile developments.

Sessions at the one-day conference will include a look at the opportunities for online video, how to bring newsgames into news coverage, how best to time social media output, innovative approaches in mobile reporting and building coherent multi-platform strategies for delivering content across print, web, tablet and smartphone apps.

You can book tickets here. Tickets cost £130 (+VAT) and include lunch, refreshments and after event drinks on the day.

Slideshow: Presentations from the mobile session

| July 5, 2010 – 5:35 pm | 2,286 views

As part of our news:rewired follow-up coverage, we’ll be posting slideshows of the speakers’ presentations for those who missed it or simply want to recap. See presentations from Michael Targett and Miriam Warren