Within the space of a week, two newspapers I regularly read to keep across stories in the South and South East are closing down. But what can be done to stop the decline of regional newspapers?
Almost half of all Americans now have access to the web through a mobile device or tablet. What impact are they having on news organisations?
Journalists are essentially people who like telling an interesting story to as many people as possible. Developers are constantly looking for content makers to populate their sites and increase traffic. As the media becomes more aware of the possibilities of the web they are increasingly collaborating with developers to tell stories.
Interview with First Minister Carwyn Jones about the Labour Leadership Contest and Devolution in Wales
An article submitted as part of my postgraduate diploma in broadcast journalism, about the future of journalism in the digital age.
A review of the three bids of the INFC funding for a news pilot in Wales. Interviews with Taliesin, Tinopolis and NWN Media.
Cardiff University has recently published new research into Science Journalism in the UK. In summary it says that science journalism is widely criticised because it is not placed into context. Journalists are having to work for longer, produce more copy, and so have less time to write stories. All this happens at the same time …
My review of the Taliesen bid for regional pilot news in Wales, following a focus group with Taliesen and Cardiff Journalism Diploma students.
I was working on a story about computer assisted technology and other bits of pieces when I came across this story. Classic example of what can happen when journalists focus too much on speed and not enough on taking their time working with a story. Checking facts, writing accurate balanced copy and verifying your news sources are still …
Those of you who have been following my tweets will know that along with Politics Cymru, my colleague Adam Bearne and I broke the story of the winner of the Welsh Labour Leadership contest on Twitter. We were fortunate enough to sit in the press pack for the announcement along with ITV, BBC, PA, Media Wales …