Posts Tagged “Twitter”

140 Characters in Search of a Story

By Ashley Csanady | February 14, 2011

Social media are reshaping political coverage in Ottawa, for better and for worse. This is a re-post of Ashley Csanady’s piece from the winter issue of The Ryerson Review of Journalism. Kady O’Malley needs a BlackBerry. Brow furrowed, she hurries into a large West Block room with rectangular windows and a view of a statue [...]

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Social Media vs. Print Journalism

By Rachel McHollister | November 4, 2010

We are all aware of the growing social media world, but have we thought about how it’s going to shape our newspapers? “Technology and the pace of change in media is pushing us into an uncomfortable area. [...] The media have perhaps become more cavalier towards pushing confidential information,” warned television producer Jim Michaels, at [...]

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