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Media Education and Change

BuzzMachine - March 03, 2019 4142

Lately I’ve been scolding myself that I have not been radical enough — yes, me, not nearly radical enough — about rethinking journalism in our still-emerging new reality of a connected world. And if journalism requires rebuilding, then so does journalism education and all of media education. Every fall, when I am lucky enough to talk with our entire […]


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Europe Against the Net

BuzzMachine - February 24, 2019 3746

I’ve spent a worrisome weekend reading three documents from Europe about regulating the net: The revived, revised, and worsened Articles 11 and 13 of the European Copyright Directive and Julia Reda’s devastating review of the impact. The Cairncross Review of the state of journalism and the net in the UK. The House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee Disinformation and ‘Fake News’ […]


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Facebook’s ‘Oversight Board’ & Internet safety’s next big step

Net Family News - January 30, 2019 2379

This could almost be a sidebar to what I wrote earlier this month about the new middle layer of user care that’s organically developing for the new conditions of today’s media environment – a layer of care that’s independent of government and corporations and lies between “the cloud” and long-established care on the ground. But […]


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Building a Better Major: The Case of English

Cathy Davidson/HASTAC - January 17, 2019 1674

Mixed Realities, Virtual Reality, and Augmented Reality in Scholarly Publishing: An Interview with Markus Kaindl and Martijn Roelandse

The Scholarly Kitchen - January 17, 2019 1636

Augmented reality is increasingly being used in scholarly publishing -- in expected and unexpected ways. Learn how Springer Nature has been experimenting with it in this interview with their Senior Manager of Semantic Data, Markus Kaindl, and Head of Innovation, Martijn Roelandse.


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GDC is the place to be if you want to sharpen your VR game dev skills!

Gamasutra - January 10, 2019 1270

If you want to level up your skills and make better, more successful virtual reality experiences, this year's Game Developers Conference in San Francisco is where you want to be! ...