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2025: Hard pressed to find a newspaper?

Without a doubt the shape of modern journalism is changing with new technologies and innovation. But there are areas of journalism how are struggling to change and evolve. 234 more words


Sky’s the limit: Newsgathering drones clear for take-off

This news story was written for and published at the The Newspaper Works.

New regulations for the use of unmanned drones are expected to come into effect in the first half of this year, which will make it easier for journalists and editors to use drones for newsgathering. 697 more words


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

Maker 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


Is the FAA limiting drone innovation?

The aircraft regulatory agency’s delays on making rules for commercial drones is forcing businesses to wait. And wait.

NOTE: See update at bottom of this story. 2,118 more words