MA Online Journalism: Multimedia Journalism Breadth Portfolio

MA Online Journalism: Multimedia Journalism Breadth Portfolio
Journalism - (noun) The occupation of reporting, writing, editing, photographing, or broadcasting news or of conducting any news organization as a business This traditional definition of journalism (Dictionary.com http://bit.ly/dCdXBa) despite massive leaps forward in technology and attitude, still sums up exactly what the profession is about today: in short, getting the news out there. Unfortunately, some are reluctant to accept these changes to the ind

Breaking Waves A Google Waves Experiment

Breaking Waves A Google Waves Experiment
Link to Breaking Waves: Birmingham Snow Wave Breaking Waves A Google Waves Experiment BACKGROUND OF GOOGLE WAVE Google Wave was previewed to Google employees on May 27th 2009. Described as a “personal communication and collaboration tool” it was gradually rolled out from September 2009 via invitation. A combination of instant messenger and email, users could send messages to their contacts in a chain (similar to Google Mail) but then move back UP th