Harnessing the power of Twitter: simple steps to achieve success

Ten years ago, when the new Pope was elected, very few people were seen photographing the…

Newsroom Unicorns: Behaviours, habitat and life cycle

“Rare and magical creatures who live in the newsroom at the intersection of journalism and coding.”…

The changing environment of news-making in China

  “Chinese media are opening up. Slowly, gradually, but they are.” At the International Journalism Festival,…

Interview with Twitter’s Livia Iacolare

Livia Iacolare wants to make Twitter work for journalists. As Manager of Media Partnerships for Twitter…

Search the net as a professional: tips from Google News Lab

Matt Cooke, representative of Google News Lab, opened the series of Google workshops at the International…

What it means to be a Ukrainian journalist

Of the journalists from Ukraine, Anna Babinets is worth a special mention. She was one of…

Five myths about the Ukrainian crisis

The second day of the International Journalism Festival 2014 featured a discussion on one of the…

Verification Handbook: A definitive guide to verifying digital content for emergency coverage

Connor Martin Is it real, is it fake? This seemed to be the big question as…

Video Interview: Amazon’s Russ Grandinetti Talks New Inventions For Media

Russ Grandinetti, the Vice President of Kindle Content Amazon, shares his thoughts on the contributions of…

Tony Wheeler’s lifelong gap year

Co-founder of the Lonely Planet guidebooks, Wheeler, talks travel, writing and tourism “That first Lonely Planet…

The Google toolbox for journalists

At the hotel Sangallo, Madhav Chinnappa and Laurence Foucault revealed the tools that Google offers  journalists…

Q&A with Tom Kent: Standards Editor at the Associated Press

Thomas Kent is deputy managing editor and standards editor of the Associated Press (AP), and is responsible…