News & Journalism

Monthly report: May 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 66 influencers like Saleem Khan and Poynter, discussing hashtags such as #AR , #JOVRNALISM and #MR.
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“Data journalism website of the year” by the Data Journalism Awards

On May 25, 2019
@dankennedy_nu shared
RT @aleszubajak: So excited that @storybench is shortlisted for a data journalism award! In the spirit of the site, here’s a behind the scenes look at why @dinakraft, @crowdsourcing and I built it at @Northeastern https://t.co/siEsymCbXY
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Northeastern University's official news source

news.northeastern.edu
On May 25, 2019
@dankennedy_nu shared
RT @aleszubajak: So excited that @storybench is shortlisted for a data journalism award! In the spirit of the site, here’s a behind the scenes look at why @dinakraft, @crowdsourcing and I built it at @Northeastern https://t.co/siEsymCbXY
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What 1000 true fans means for today’s journalism startups

On May 20, 2019
@Brizzyc shared
"The key point, however, is that a journalism upstart doesn’t need to chase a daunting goal of one million true fans; it’s entirely possible to build a successful journalism business around a more attainable number." https://t.co/FHqJWzgfiJ
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The journey to 1000 true fans is an opportunity to refine your value proposition

phillipadsmith.com
On May 20, 2019
@Brizzyc shared
"The key point, however, is that a journalism upstart doesn’t need to chase a daunting goal of one million true fans; it’s entirely possible to build a successful journalism business around a more attainable number." https://t.co/FHqJWzgfiJ
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What 1000 true fans means for today’s journalism startups

The journey to 1000 true fans is an opportunity to refine your value proposition

Don’t Just Engage, Equip

On May 20, 2019
@jayrosen_nyu shared
"As journalists, we’re great at informing, we’re getting better at engaging, but we’ve got a long way to go toward equipping." By @d_holli. Equipping. https://t.co/zCqiGeDurb
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To reimagine and repair local news, democratize the journalistic process.

medium.com
On May 20, 2019
@jayrosen_nyu shared
"As journalists, we’re great at informing, we’re getting better at engaging, but we’ve got a long way to go toward equipping." By @d_holli. Equipping. https://t.co/zCqiGeDurb
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Don’t Just Engage, Equip

To reimagine and repair local news, democratize the journalistic process.

Facebook wants to know who your best friends are

On May 16, 2019
@mashable shared
Facebook wants to know who your best friends are https://t.co/Yovi60LFQc https://t.co/Gbm15EHFpb
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The company wants your BFFs in your News Feed.

mashable.com
On May 16, 2019
@mashable shared
Facebook wants to know who your best friends are https://t.co/Yovi60LFQc https://t.co/Gbm15EHFpb
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Facebook wants to know who your best friends are

The company wants your BFFs in your News Feed.

The Membership Puzzle Project is founded by

On May 14, 2019
@jbenton shared
RT @raju: The @membershippzzle project tries to put some distance between its vital work and The Correspondent https://t.co/3tRpgkNKVi https://t.co/ARloyg2CEZ
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NYU professor Jay Rosen’s Studio 20 program and De Correspondent. Professor Jay Rosen’s Studio 20 is a digital first graduate program (MA) at New York University with a focus on innovation and adapting journalism to the technology we use today. The Correspondent is an institutional ...

membershippuzzle.org
On May 14, 2019
@jbenton shared
RT @raju: The @membershippzzle project tries to put some distance between its vital work and The Correspondent https://t.co/3tRpgkNKVi https://t.co/ARloyg2CEZ
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The Membership Puzzle Project is founded by

NYU professor Jay Rosen’s Studio 20 program and De Correspondent. Professor Jay Rosen’s Studio 20 is a digital first graduate program (MA) at New York University with a focus on innovation ...

Andrew Coyne: Any chance the media bailout would not be politicized has now vanished

On May 28, 2019
@mathewi shared
RT @nationalpost: Andrew Coyne: Any chance the media bailout would not be politicized has now vanished https://t.co/IT7XHYBEiD https://t.co/G3ia2pid8u
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No matter how this is done, no matter how arm’s-length the process, it intrudes the government into areas it has no business being in

nationalpost.com
On May 28, 2019
@mathewi shared
RT @nationalpost: Andrew Coyne: Any chance the media bailout would not be politicized has now vanished https://t.co/IT7XHYBEiD https://t.co/G3ia2pid8u
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Andrew Coyne: Any chance the media bailout would not be politicized has now vanished

No matter how this is done, no matter how arm’s-length the process, it intrudes the government into areas it has no business being in

Trump vs. New York Times: the executive editor’s perspective

On May 21, 2019
@yelvington shared
RT @jbenton: A bold statement by @nytimes executive editor @deanbaquet: "I think most local newspapers in America are going to die in the next five years, except for the ones that have been bought by a local billionaire." https://t.co/dkgyKiVubd
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Delegates at the INMA World Congress of News Media enjoyed a lengthy Q&A with New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet. The career journalist discussed his newsroom’s relationship with President Donald Trump, access to quality journalism, trust in journalists, the frightening fate of ...

www.inma.org
On May 21, 2019
@yelvington shared
RT @jbenton: A bold statement by @nytimes executive editor @deanbaquet: "I think most local newspapers in America are going to die in the next five years, except for the ones that have been bought by a local billionaire." https://t.co/dkgyKiVubd
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Trump vs. New York Times: the executive editor’s perspective

Delegates at the INMA World Congress of News Media enjoyed a lengthy Q&A with New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet. The career journalist discussed his newsroom’s relationship with ...

Digital Reality and the Revival of Journalism

On May 31, 2019
@saleemkhan shared
RT @JOVRNALISM: JOVRNALISM's sole founder is @saleemkhan who created the term in the 1990s and is the first to use it in professional and commercial domains. https://t.co/7ZUu25q4h8 #JOVRNALISM #VR #AR #MR #XR #journalism #immersive #spatial #SpatialWeb #spatialcomputing #AWE2019 https://t.co/sfdH4P2sOH
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The 2018 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting wasn’t awarded for a 5,000-word longform article. Instead, it was given for a new type of journalistic endeavor: a virtual reality (VR) experience. The piece allows users to see firsthand what the wall along the U.S. ...

www.wired.com
On May 31, 2019
@saleemkhan shared
RT @JOVRNALISM: JOVRNALISM's sole founder is @saleemkhan who created the term in the 1990s and is the first to use it in professional and commercial domains. https://t.co/7ZUu25q4h8 #JOVRNALISM #VR #AR #MR #XR #journalism #immersive #spatial #SpatialWeb #spatialcomputing #AWE2019 https://t.co/sfdH4P2sOH
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Digital Reality and the Revival of Journalism

The 2018 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting wasn’t awarded for a 5,000-word longform article. Instead, it was given for a new type of journalistic endeavor: a virtual reality (VR) ...

Top Influencers

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JOURNALIST Founder @joVRnalism @invstg8net. Digital news/data/security/tech/VR. @KiplingerFellow @OpenNews. Ex:@CBCNews TorStar @MetroInt [email protected] PGP:AAAAC800

Follow 6.7k Followers

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School for journalism and democracy, with tweets by @kristenhare, @benmullin and @Mantzarlis

Follow 153.5k Followers

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Social journalism director at CUNY Grad School of Journalism. I study changing newsrooms. Runner; beer & Packers enthusiast. Must love dogs.

Follow 8.3k Followers

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I run @niemanlab at Harvard; I ask questions about digital media for a living. I love @leahalexis + @dashiellbenton. Proud Cajun. Ask me about boudin.

Follow 20.8k Followers

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Associate professor of journalism at Northeastern University. Panelist on WGBH's Beat the Press. Contributor to https://t.co/nRf5bmv59i. Likes are bookmarks.

Follow 11.9k Followers

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I teach journalism and direct the Studio 20 program at NYU, critique the press, try to grasp digital logic. I advise media companies too. On @newrepublic board.

Follow 164.8k Followers

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News, resources, inspiration and fun for the connected generation. Tweets by @mashable staff.

Follow 7.0M Followers

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I'm a senior writer at Fortune. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru.

Follow 78.3k Followers

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VP/Audience, Savannah Morning News, http://t.co/2QkajreyZ5, Bluffton Today, and so on and so forth.

Follow 6.1k Followers

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Director of Tow Centre for Digital Journalism at Columbia J School. [email protected]

Follow 50.7k Followers

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Bio and disclosures: http://t.co/hvOSLk0oIQ. Retweets usually mean endorsements, but not always.

Follow 37.0k Followers