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Comment on the Rise of Drone Journalism

By Don McDermott

One of the most fascinating and controversial news trends in multimedia journalism is drone journalism.

News organization have found that drones, which are unmanned aircraft, can be highly effective taking photos and videos in places or in situations that are dangerous for humans. 253 more words

UEL Class Work

CNN gets FAA clearance for drone journalism

Looks like Back to the Future II was right again, drones may soon be used for news-gathering. 

CNN has announced that in a first program of its kind, the news giant is working with the FAA to advance its efforts in launching camera-equipped drones for journalism and reporting purposes. 285 more words

Makers Movement

A review of online journalism in 2014 - and predictions for 2015

Every December Nic Newman asks me and a bunch of other people for their thoughts on the year just passed, and the year to come. This year, it seems to me, has been particularly seminal, so I’m reproducing my responses here. 778 more words