Category Archives: eNews

Data News Speed

The DIGITAL DIVIDE isn’t about have and have nots anymore; it’s about HAVE IN TIME TO BE ACTIONABLE. Monopolies, oligarchies, and boutique data aggregators own the actual currency upon which societies are based: Chattanooga media jostle in digital fast lane The citywide rollout of a gigabit Ethernet connection and a brand new, job-proliferating Volkswagen plant […]

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Fedgov Financial Geo-Mapping [My Knight Foundation News Challenge Entry]

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How to Become a Forbes Contributor

Remember to work a stock ticker into the story, even if its irrelevant.

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New York Activate Summit 2011 Videos


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Future of Scholarly Communication and Scientific Publishing Workshop@ESWC (May 27/28): SePublica Submission Deadline Extended to March 18.

Wikis offer an excellent environment for “future scholarly communication and scientific publishing”, don’t you think so? We are looking forward to your submissions! – Cheers, Christoph Lange Deadline extended: March 18 – the future of scholarly communication and scientific publishing SePublica2012 an ESWC2012 Workshop. May 27 or 28 (exact day to be announced), Heraklion, Greece. At […]

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Announcing the Allvoices American Pundit Competition

Dear Allvoices writers, I hope this email finds you well. As we all know, the U.S. presidential elections are quickly approaching — November is less than a year away! We are extremely excited to launch a new contest that will last all year: Campaign 2012, the Search for the American Pundit. In short, the American […]

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Occupy Wall Street Links

Editor’s Note: Apparently, if firms systematically disallow Say on Pay this is what you get: Occupy Wall Street | NYC Protest for American Revolution # # # #!/search/%23occupywallstreet # # # # More than 700 arrested in Wall Street protest # # # # Occupy Wall Street’s Media Problems # # […]

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Getahn Ward, The Tennessean, researching Medicare, Medicaid and people on Social Security

Source Request: As debate in Washington over the nation’s debt ceiling unfolds, The Tennessean is working on a story about what’s at stake for Medicare, Medicaid and people on Social Security. If you’re a beneficiary and have strong views about potential cuts or ideas for resolving the stalemate in budget talks or for reducing the […]

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Conmergence Visitors’ Countries for the last little while

Afghanistan Albania Algeria American Samoa Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cayman Islands Chile China Colombia Congo [DRC] Costa Rica Côte d’Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Dominican […]

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Deadline is Dec 1 for Knight News Challenge media innovation contest

If you have an innovative media technology idea, you might be able to get funding from the Knight News Challenge contest. Run by the Knight Foundation, the grant competition awards up to $5 million annually for innovative projects that use digital technology to transform the way communities send, receive and make use of news and […]

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