Citizen journalists, friend or foe?: MMJ week 6

Citizen journalism surely is not the answer but an added feature to the convergence in journalism. It has certainly made a mark on online journalism more than print I think. This however comes with the help of social networks like FB, Twitter, etc. Remember the Pakistani who tweeted hearing helicopters near his place which saidContinue reading “Citizen journalists, friend or foe?: MMJ week 6”

Multimedia, connectivity and the Holy Grail: Week 5

This year Samsung announced its smart TV products with its stunning screen and cloud connectivity, it can also hook up to the internet. FB, twitter, and the whole internet including youtube can now be accessed through the smart TV. So what’s in it for the journalism world? For one convergence in the newsroom anchored onContinue reading “Multimedia, connectivity and the Holy Grail: Week 5”