International online journalists continue to inform citizens despite threats of censorship and violence, ISOJ gathering told
Screens have replaced physical media as the “primary technologies for media content and communication,” said Robert Picard, with the Reuters Institute at the University of Oxford, during his keynote address at the International Symposium on Onlin Read more »
#ISOJ tweets provide backdrop for researchers’ discussion of Twitter’s use by journalists, activists and the public
By Brittney Martin
Dozens of conference goers live-tweeted the presentations at the International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ) over the weekend, and a stream of tweets including the #ISOJ hashtag served as the backdrop for most of the conference’s question-and-answer segments. So, it was only fitting that the final panel of the two-day event on Saturday, April 18, was literally “All about the Twitter.” Read more »
ISOJ panel: Digital journalism offers challenges and opportunities for women leaders and entrepreneurs
In a traditionally male-dominated world, women are breaking barriers in entrepreneurship. This was the focus of a panel at the 16th International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ) where six women, leaders from around the world in online journalism, discussed how they are revolutionizing the news media as well as the challenges they face along the way. Read more »
By João Felipe Brum
Knowing how to deal with transformations and experimenting with new possibilities is crucial for the survival of journalism. This is one of the main lessons offered by the research panel, “The changing tide in journalism structures, systems and processes,” at the International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ) on Saturday. Read more »
What makes Univision successful within the Hispanic community?
“Trust.” Read more »
By João Felipe Brum
The multiple ways through which audiences can engage with news content was the topic debated during the research panel that closed the first day of the International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ) on Friday. Read more »
Compelling and original reporting are part of disrupting journalism, Politico editor suggests at ISOJ
Journalism researchers struggled to find the relationship between technology, the public, and news writers at the International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ) on Saturday.
Specifically, researchers tackled the question of defining what journalists know in a profession of constant change. Read more »