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Google glass, a new frontier for journalism?

Google glass, when you first look at it, it looks weird. It looks like a 70’s sci-fi movie prop. It’s not quite fashionable, that’s the least you can say. Enough with the esthetics, what can google glass do for you, … Continue reading

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The definition of a journalist

One of the questions that we get asked as beginner journalism students is “what are the qualities of a good journalist?”. Very early on we start to define the profession of journalist. The qualities we associate with the term “good … Continue reading

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Journalism and coding

The thing that really interested me while reading this article about coding was first and foremost that it was written by a journalism student such as myself. Meaning that it would definitely provide a modern look on coding. But most … Continue reading

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The student journalist

There is no such thing as a ‘student journalist’. Students of journalism no longer practise their work in the seclusion of a classroom. They do not write solely for lecturers, or even for each other. Quoted from this blog. It … Continue reading

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Digital Children

We can easily say that we are living in a digital world. Information spreads faster than before through online means. For most adults it has become a standard way of life, but what about the children? The British Office of … Continue reading

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Robotjournalisme

In de Verenigde Staten wordt gewerkt aan robots die nieuwsberichten schrijven. Een voorbeeld: je stopt statistieken van een sportwedstrijd in de computer en er rolt een wedstrijdverslag uit. De ontwikkelingen zijn vergevorderd. Het Amerikaans bedrijf Narrative Science slaagt erin om … Continue reading

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Voorzitter AP haalt uit naar Amerikaanse overheid

Gary Pruitt, de voorzitter van Associated Press heeft gisteren op de jaarvergadering van Inter American Press Association zijn gal gespuwd over de Amerikaanse overheid. Het departement van justitie had alle telefoongesprekken van medewerkers van AP in beslag genomen, met de … Continue reading

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