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Pierre Omidyar / Omidyar Group:
My Next Adventure in Journalism   —  As many of you know, I've had an interest in journalism for some time now.  I've been working on Civil Beat for three years and through my philanthropic work at Omidyar Network and Democracy Fund, we've supported many efforts around the world related to media …
Oct 16, 2013, 9:10 PMIn context
Sarah Lacy / PandoDaily:
Could Sandy be Instagram's big citizen journalism moment?   —  Facebook's $750 million purchase of Instagram was clearly good for its founder.  But it's hard to argue that being owned by Facebook hasn't been good for Instagram the company as well.  —  After the announcement of the deal …
Oct 29, 2012, 4:20 PMIn context
Francis Tan / The Next Web:
China to deploy huge Big Brother surveillance network with Cisco's help   —  China plans to put a network of 500,000 surveillance cameras in place around Chongqing to keep an eye on its citizens, with the help of Western tech and networking companies such as Cisco Systems Inc. The government claims …
Jul 5, 2011, 12:05 PMIn context
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
NYT Reporter Shows the Power of Twitter as Journalism   —  Updated: Anyone who has been following the protests and revolutions in the Middle East for the past few months has probably heard of Andy Carvin, the NPR editor who has been using Twitter to curate news from the region.
May 28, 2011, 11:10 PMIn context
Dave Winer / Scripting News:
Journalist or not?  Wrong question   —  DougSaunders: “Journalist is a word like runner, not like engineer.  Any citizen who chronicles surroundings is a journalist.”  —  If you swim you're a swimmer.  If you keep a journal you're a journalist.  —  Permalink
May 8, 2011, 11:40 PMIn context
Alexia Tsotsis / The Snitch:
YouTube Explains Top Secret ‘News Experiment’ to Local Media, But Doesn't Really   —  Sometimes this new media transition thing can be so, how you say, awkward.  —  According to SFAppeal blogger Eve Batey, Google-owned video aggregator YouTube is up to some hush hush citizen journalism project here in our very own San Francisco.
Jun 17, 2010, 10:35 PMIn context
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
Citizen Journalism Platform AllVoices Sets Up News Desks In 30 Cities Around The World   —  AllVoices, a fast-growing citizen journalism platform, is announcing significant expansion today.  The startup is launching global news desks in 30 different cities around the world …
Apr 9, 2010, 12:35 PMIn context
Jeremy Hsu / Popular Science:
Chinese Scientists Would Feel “Blind” if Google Pulled Out   —  Scientists don't want to see Google go bai bai  —  Most Chinese citizens may still rely on homegrown Baidu for their Internet search needs, but Google's threatened pullout apparently worries the vast majority of Chinese scientists surveyed by the journal Nature.
Feb 25, 2010, 2:15 PMIn context
David Sasaki / MediaShift Idea Lab:
Democratizing the Geography of Information   —  As little as a year ago Google Maps had no geographic information about San Javier La Loma, a small working class neighborhood on the outskirts of Medellín where the ConVerGentes group of the HiperBarrio citizen journalism project is based.
Dec 5, 2009, 3:20 PMIn context
Pierre Omidyar / Peer News:
Aloha!   —  I'm excited to update you on what we've been up to at Peer News.  You probably saw a tweet that we're looking for an Editor to join our team.  Here's why.  —  If you've been following my tweets you may know that I've been interested in journalism for quite a while.
Nov 18, 2009, 2:40 PMIn context

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