Media News and Commentary
NBC's Richard Engel has revised his account of his 2012 kidnapping in Syria -- something that probably never would have happened if Brian Williams hadn't become caught up in controversy over war zone exaggerations. . . .
Don't look to this first wave of wearables for much that changes how journalists do their jobs gathering news. Coming next, however, are things such as a wrist-launched personal drone and jersey-mounted sports cameras that could open up . . .
The Reuters news agency announced that its Baghdad bureau chief has left Iraq after he was threatened on Facebook and denounced by a Shiite militia television station following a Reuters report alleged lynching and looting in Tikrit. . . .
The field of journalism has changed greatly over the last decade, and those changes are taking a particularly hard toll on female journalists, new research from a University of Kansas professor shows. . . .
The New York Times has already pulled in more than 55,000 followers for the new general Instagram account it launched on March 9. Early news adopters on Instagram have amassed bigger followings: visual powerhouse National Geographic counts 15 . . .
Source: MONEY.CNN.com. Posted Apr 16, 2015
Source: huffingtonpost.com. Posted Apr 14, 2015
Source: Stars and Stripes. Posted Apr 13, 2015
Source: news.ku.edu. Posted Apr 13, 2015
Source: American Journalism Review. Posted Apr 08, 2015
Assistant News Director
Time Warner Cable News – Austin/San Antonio, Texas - Posted Apr 13, 2015
*Posting Job Description SUMMARY Responsible for assisting the News Director in overall planning, development and production of all news programming, and providing day . . .
Picket Fence Media – San Clemente, California - Posted Apr 15, 2015
Picket Fence Media seeks a content editor for one of its city desks. Candidate will be responsible for creating content for . . .
General Assignment Reporter
The Merced Sun-Star – Merced, California - Posted Apr 13, 2015
The Merced Sun-Star, a McClatchy daily newspaper in California’s San Joaquin Valley, is looking to fill a reporting vacancy on its . . .
Wanted: Experienced Personal Finance/Investment Writers and Journalists
SuperScript Marketing – San Francisco, Telecommute - Posted Apr 13, 2015
SuperScript Marketing is a content marketing agency focused on the financial services industry. We work with our clients, who range from . . .
How do journalists report on popular purveyors of scientific nonsense without ended up giving them even more exposure -- that is, spreading the disease of misinformation in the process of trying to wipe it out? . . .
There's been a rise in "keylogging" -- a technique that steals passwords and sensitive information before it is encrypted. A keylogging device can look just like a USB stick. . . .
The quirky and bellicose publisher of Hustler magazine is receiving help from what some might see as a surprising source: the traditional news media. . . .
Source: latimes.com. Posted Apr 14, 2015
Source: CJR.org. Posted Apr 13, 2015
Source: CJR.org. Posted Apr 10, 2015