Remember this article from the New York Times

Tweet The New York Times article “Snow Fall:The Avalanche of Tunnel Creek” is being touted, and deserves to be, as a breakthrough in multimedia story-telling. As I am a consistent “linker” to the digital work of the staff, I will add my “wow” to the story, as well. It demonstrates how multimedia can be used to […]

Marco Arment’s Master Plan to Revolutionize the Future of Publishing

TweetActually, Marco, the developer of Tumblr and creator of Instapaper, says he doesn’t have a plan, nor is his new creation, The Magazine, a model for “how it’s done.” Quote: “A publication’s app should be designed and built with purpose and consideration. The Magazine works because I based decisions not on what everyone else was doing, but […]

Seems like only seven years ago, in blog time

TweetIt seems like only seven years ago (September, 2005, to be precise) when, in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and the journalism flowing from a hastily set up blog at, Jeff Jarvis and I were blogging about what a pity it was the Pulitzer Prize committee didn’t consider online-only content in awarding prizes. I thought […]

College journalists embracing new media

TweetSometimes, great things are going on in your own backyard and you don’t even know about it. Except now I do know about it. For the next couple of days, college student journalists, advisers and faculty members from around the country will be in Nashville to participate in a workshop on using new media tools: […]