Modern journalist: Using advanced search to make the most of Twitter

Twitter is fast becoming the go-to place for breaking news. If it happens in…


Google grant to boost digital journalism in Africa, Europe, Middle East

Providing new opportunity for Africa media workers, Google has announced a $2.7…


Fontastic: The best in kinetic typography

I'm a bit of a typography geek. Not in that boring, drone-on-and-on kind of way…


Chilean miners and the future of news

The rescue of the 33 trapped Chilean miners this week dominated world…


Johnny Cash and collaboration

I'm a pretty big fan of the man in black. Over the years Johnny Cash has come…


Apple extends its influence to censoring magazines

Apple has already come out against pornographic applications in its iPhone app…


Would you like an apostrophe with that, ma'am?

Welcome to the brave new world of online media. A world where anyone with an…


Film and Publications Act: Media independence under fire

Despite widespread opposition the South African government has signed into law…