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“We all used Twitter, and we asked ourselves: Do we really need microphones emblazoned with the name of a TV station to let people know what’s happening?” Engin Onder
Using Twitter and contributors from across Turkey, 140journos is fighting government censorship by providing independent news.
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With over 200,000 followers on Facebook and a tireless work ethic, the only question is where Justin Auciello will take Jersey Shore Hurricane News next.
Nieman Lab and some other organizations dedicated to journalism are asking people who gather news for publication to take a survey on press passes, access, and other issues around media credentials. We’d love your help.
Providing journalism from within Brazil’s protest movement has led the “ninjas” to find an audience that wants to be represented in media.
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Recode, Reuters, Popular Science, The Week, Mic, The Verge, and USA Today’s FTW have all shut off reader comments in the past year. Here’s how they’re all using social media to encourage reader discussion.
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Signal helps journalists find, source, and embed content from Facebook and Instagram.
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