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News Storytelling for Your Ears Only

Serial News

‘Serial’, a new podcast from the creators of ‘This American Life’ revisits a murder case in Baltimore County, Maryland from back in 1999. The investigative piece unfurls week by week with each episode presenting a different chapter of the story.

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What Digital Media Can Learn From Print

Mashable 2

We've already heard that newspapers need to adopt strategies from their digital counterparts. But what about the other side of the story? Digital media actually have a lot to learn from their predecessors. Jim Roberts, spent 26 years at The New York Times and joined Mashable in 2013. He offers his insights on the best of both.

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#HackAgainstEbola: Help African Journalists Tackle the Epidemic

Ebola Virus Trescoupe

Epidemics create panic, irrational information, dangerous rumours and uncertified facts, which can all generate chaos. Journalists must be prepared to fight all collateral damage associated with Ebola. Unfortunately they don’t have the necessary resources and tools that match the responsibility they have to inform local communities. This is why the Global Editors Network has decided to gather local journalists to empower them with the expertise to develop new applications and online tools that can save lives. New technologies and social networks will be crucial for covering and preventing the epidemic from spreading. Please help us to develop new prototypes!

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