Online Tools for Journalists


David Mok
“Generational change is scary…but we
 have to embrace it”
                                  – Times Journalist on the Inte...
How can online tools help 
  you as a journalist?
How


 helped journalists
report on the Heathrow
      crash-landing
Flight Approach
          Background Story


      Boeing 777 Information



              Passenger Reactions
No More Jane’s
BUT
Let’s pick the best free ones!
Productivity Tools
With 2 Word Descriptions




                      Okay maybe 3 sometimes
Find Meeting Points



               Click Me To Go Here
Call‐In Note Taker
Airport Reviews
Wi‐Fi Finder
Appointment Tracker
Annotate Websites
Distraction‐Free Writing
Stay Informed
Free Easy Polls
Social News Sharing
Microblog News
                 Click for example:
Store Webpage Versions
Blog Feed Search
Blog Feed Reader
Any More?
We had to save the coolest for last
Live News on Your 
    Computer
5 Reasons Why Livestation Rocks
#1
Multiple Perspectives
#2
Breaking News Desktop Alerts
#3
Technical Superiority
Meaning
streaming that’s smoother than a 
     baby’s butt (on an ice rink)
#4
Live User Chat + Polling 
#5
Available on Your Mobile 
One extra reason
#6
No Remote to Get Jammed
So What?
Livestation

Saves You Time    Keeps You Informed   Gives You Perspectives
In Terms of News

Livestation =
                               Enhanced

  Twitter tells you breaking news
Livestation sho...
That’s All Folks!
Just 1 Take Home Point
Don’t be caught sleeping
when it comes to
Technology
    or 

  News
Don’t be this guy
Thank You
                         Download Livestation for free




For even more information, check out Livestation.com
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Calling all journalists, bloggers, and media mavens!

With the advent of social media and an increasing number of online tools, it's easy to lose track of what's out there.

Check out this presentation for the 14 Free Online Tools that will give you the edge to quickly become more productive and more informed in no time!

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Online Tools For Journalists

  1. 1. Online Tools for Journalists David Mok
  2. 2. “Generational change is scary…but we have to embrace it” – Times Journalist on the Internet 57% say the Internet is “changing the fundamental values of journalism.” - ONA Study “Journalists are being asked to do more online, often without guidance”
  3. 3. How can online tools help  you as a journalist?
  4. 4. How helped journalists report on the Heathrow crash-landing
  5. 5. Flight Approach Background Story Boeing 777 Information Passenger Reactions
  6. 6. No More Jane’s
  7. 7. BUT
  8. 8. Let’s pick the best free ones!
  9. 9. Productivity Tools
  10. 10. With 2 Word Descriptions Okay maybe 3 sometimes
  11. 11. Find Meeting Points Click Me To Go Here
  12. 12. Call‐In Note Taker
  13. 13. Airport Reviews
  14. 14. Wi‐Fi Finder
  15. 15. Appointment Tracker
  16. 16. Annotate Websites
  17. 17. Distraction‐Free Writing
  18. 18. Stay Informed
  19. 19. Free Easy Polls
  20. 20. Social News Sharing
  21. 21. Microblog News Click for example:
  22. 22. Store Webpage Versions
  23. 23. Blog Feed Search
  24. 24. Blog Feed Reader
  25. 25. Any More?
  26. 26. We had to save the coolest for last
  27. 27. Live News on Your  Computer
  28. 28. 5 Reasons Why Livestation Rocks
  29. 29. #1 Multiple Perspectives
  30. 30. #2 Breaking News Desktop Alerts
  31. 31. #3 Technical Superiority
  32. 32. Meaning
  33. 33. streaming that’s smoother than a  baby’s butt (on an ice rink)
  34. 34. #4 Live User Chat + Polling 
  35. 35. #5 Available on Your Mobile 
  36. 36. One extra reason
  37. 37. #6 No Remote to Get Jammed
  38. 38. So What?
  39. 39. Livestation Saves You Time Keeps You Informed Gives You Perspectives
  40. 40. In Terms of News Livestation = Enhanced Twitter tells you breaking news Livestation shows you breaking news
  41. 41. That’s All Folks!
  42. 42. Just 1 Take Home Point
  43. 43. Don’t be caught sleeping
  44. 44. when it comes to
  45. 45. Technology or  News
  46. 46. Don’t be this guy
  47. 47. Thank You Download Livestation for free For even more information, check out Livestation.com

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