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In the article from Voice of America, Amy Mitchell, the director of journalism research at the pew Research Center says, “You’re seeing an event that was orchestrated to be live on broadcast but then also to be largely live on Twitter,” Voanews In a recent televised shooting, in Roanoke Virginia, a Former news station employee by the name of Vester Flanagan shot his co-workers, Alison Parker and Adam Ward. However, that wasn't the only horrid thing he had done during this awful crime. During the shooting, Flanagan was live-tweeting the experience and recording his perspective of the shooting and sharing... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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When it comes to a pilot of a brand new show a few questions come to mind. Will this show last more than a season? Is this show going to be as good as the writers and directors say it is? Am I the only person that is watching this show? Many questions come to mind, but some questions that don't come to mind away is what happens if I do like it? Will I become hooked and addicted to this show? What Episode number is going to get me hooked? According to Netflix, their is currently a conducting a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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Do you remember going to the movies and seeing your first horror film? Was their a ton of blood in it? Was their a gruesome death that made you say "oh my god, what did I just see?" Even though your leaving the movie theatre with the thought of "well that was just a movie. Nothing like that will ever happen in society today." On the other hand, do you ever have the thought, what if that gruesome mass murder I just saw in the movies, became a reality? Well the answer is plain and simple. YES. The images that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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Do you remember when Jon Stewart introduced The Daily Show back in January of 1999? Now fast forward 16 years. Do you remember this past August his last episode of The Daily Show? Over the last 16 years, Journalism has taking a drastic change in the media and how people see and view it. That change was for the better. Now their is one question I have to bring up. It's a question that a lot of prior, current, and future Journalists have, along with a bunch of other people. That question is, was Jon Stewart the man that changed... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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As you go through life, their are things you think about everyday. The past, the present, and most importantly, the future. The past and present are still important, but lets weigh in on the future here. What are some words that comes to mind when you think about the future? Happiness? Good Career? Financial stability? Successful? Well all those things can happen right? If you work hard and are hungry and are determined to get what you want, than their is nothing stopping you from reaching your dreams and full potential. If you answered yes to all those questions, than... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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WHAT MAKES THESE 3 PR PROFILES STAND OUT Every Profile on Twitter has a meaning and story to it while viewing a specific profile. Every day their are more and more people joining the twitter world. However, how many of those profiles that you view are unique, have meaning, maybe even tell a story? Every person is different, because every person will follow specific profiles, such as companies, athletes, politician's, different types of chefs, etc. The list can go on for days on who people will follow. It is a list that is never ending. People will always follow different... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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On Wednesday, October 28, 2015, Google has come out with a newly paid monthly subscription service, that will improve and make your viewing experience better than ever. YouTube Red is supposed to bring new features and even be more of a powerhouse than YouTube. However, you probably have a few questions of what YouTube Red may actually be. For instance, will the new media tool cost anything? What new features will it have that YouTube didn't? You may even ask, is YouTube Red and Netflix similar? Those are all very important questions, but the biggest one is simple. What actually... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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It seems like every time you go on Snapchat now, their seems to be a new Discover roster. This is because the new media platform sensation draws a crowd of big media companies everyday so they can promote their specific company. Snapchat is used by millions of people daily to take pictures and videos and companies are starting to want in on this action to. Now you possibly might be wondering what is a discover roster? Snapchat had created a discover roster for different networks and companies. It's almost like a T.V guide. It has a bunch of different channels... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2015 at Global Media News
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LinkedIn is the new and upcoming platform for professionals to network on the web. The platform will allow you to Connect with classmates, faculty, and family professionally and even find new opportunities for internships and full time positions for a job that may interest you. LinkedIn will also let you manage what potential employers learn about you from the Internet and even help you find key contacts at companies that interest you. LinkedIn is a new media tool, to not only make your career better, but to let people know the phenomenal type of person and worker you really are.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2015 at Global Media News
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Grasswire is the new and upcoming platform in the digital newsroom in the media. This spectacular new tool is helping journalists all around the world not only tell a story, but their own stories, as well as editing them. Now the biggest question you probably are thinking to yourself is simple. What is exactly Grasswire? You may also be thinking, why are so many journalists starting to use this tool in the media? However, before we answer those questions, it is important to know when and who started this important new media tool. According to Grasswire, Austen Allred, and Levil... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2015 at Global Media News
According to Twitter For Sports Journalists, Twitter and following what others are saying has become essential. Twitter has fundamentally changed how journalists do their jobs. For journalist that work on the sports desk, where breaking news, photo finishes and down to the wire games are a routine occurrence, Twitter is where you want to get your up to date information. On the other hand, whether you’re at home watching the game, or in the press box covering the game, live-tweeting during a big game or press conference is a great way for sports journalists to connect with fans. You can... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2015 at Global Media News
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