June 12th, 2015 | by EJC
Using live streaming app Periscope the Guardian's Paul Lewis broadcast from different locations around Baltimore throughout the 2015 riots, observing a community making sense of the destruction and chaos happening on their streets.
October 23rd, 2014 | by EJC
Isis is using techniques plundered from movies, video games and news channels to spread its message. Who is masterminding the operation – and what is the best way to counter it
September 30th, 2014 | by EJC
In recent years, there have been a number of journalistic projects that made good use of the wealth of satellite imagery, which is increasingly freely available. But, just like photographs, satellite images without context can distort the truth
September 19th, 2014 | by EJC
In June 2014, 30 different countries saw over 4450 casualties from 246 incidents of explosive weapon use yet news of their impact in some UK papers barely made the footnotes. Action on Armed Violence (AOAV) analysed the reporting of explosive weapons by nine of the UK’s biggest selling print dailies, Jane Hunter reports on the results
September 16th, 2014 | by EJC
The recent flooding in Serbia and Bosnia indicated the failure of traditional media to adequately respond to the disaster through their coverage. Local media covered the events, but it was clear that television channels failed to get up-to-date information. Lana Pasic shows how social media filled these information voids
July 17th, 2014 | by EJC
Does press freedom promote democracy or the other way round? Martin Scott considers the influence of the media
December 16th, 2013 | by EJC
David Hoffman, co-founder of Internews, talks about media's role in development and the merits and challenges of supporting independent journalism in developing countries
March 15th, 2013 | by EJC
Ginko Kobayashi, a Japanese journalist writes how Japanese media has lost its credibility and trust by the public after the Fukushima accident.