Final Projects in Convergence Theory

I just sent my final project proposal to my teacher DJ Clark, reviewed the first two podcasts he prepared (I am the podcast cover by the way, haha), listened to this week's podcast, checked again the project form and then started planning out how to go about my production. I made some additional research already [...]

Going mobile in convergent newsroom

A mobile phone was once a technology for short and multimedia message services. What was once used to communicate to our loved ones is now a tool that connects millions of users around the globe. People now use it to get and pass information; it’s also one dependable reporting tool for journalists. Most people nowadays [...]

Social networking, social media and convergence journalism

In the book Asia’s Media Innovators (Vol. 2) of Stephen Quinn and Kim Kierans, it says the term social media and social networking are often lumped together, described by the term Web 2.0 Social media describes the media that people create when they connect with each other and share content online; and examples are YouTube [...]