After reading Senator Joe McCarthy’s recent biography, I was haunted by his desire for power and willingness to wreak havoc on people’s lives to obtain it. I kept wondering how his ascension would have looked in a digital world? Dubbed a young-adult picture book by reviewers, the 270-page life story, “The Rise and Fall of […]
Ethan Horowitz discusses in an article on poynter.org whether the iPhone or Blackberry is better for journalists. The article also gives links to the 10 best journalistic apps on the iPhone and Blackberry.
As a high school newspaper adviser, I had expected my student staff to launch our publication into the digital age. After all, they text, follow MySpace and Facebook, and rarely reply to emails anymore in a timely fashion. At the Ball State University Emerging Media Workshop June 19-21, I realized how important a role I play in the […]