New Media Reporting




                           http://www.moeed.com
        Moeed Ahmad
                           htt...
The Al Jazeera Family
What is New Media?

New Media is a term meant to encompass
the emergence of digital, computerized, or
networked informatio...
“To find something comparable, you have to go back 500 years to
the printing press, the birth of mass media ... Technology ...
4 primary reasons
   for this shift...

1. Tools
2. Connectivity
3. Sharing
4. Attitude
A case study
Chad Report on Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera Camerman - Laith Mushtaq in Chad

          Breaking news captured on N95

Sent directly to Newsroom using Al J...
Cost of Reporting




Phone               Uplink 9MHz Bandwidth
Application         SNG Kit Cost
Data Connectivity   Camer...
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Another case study
http://www.businessinsider.com/2009/1/us-airways-crash-rescue-picture-citizen-jouralism-twitter-at-work
Distribution
http://www.youtube.com/aljazeerachannel
Al Jazeera Mobile Websites
    http://m.aljazeera.net
http://twitter.com/ajgaza
http://twitter.com/longmarch
http://cc.aljazeera.net
Contribution
Al Jazeera
Mobile
Reporter
http://sharek.aljazeera.net
http://yourmedia.aljazeera.net
http://search.twitter.com
Conversation
http://www.seesmic.com
http://twitter.com/SherineT
http://twitter.com/AymanM
Questions?
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009
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New Media Reporting - Asia Media Forum 2009

  1. New Media Reporting http://www.moeed.com Moeed Ahmad http://twitter.com/moeed Head of New Media
  2. The Al Jazeera Family
  3. What is New Media? New Media is a term meant to encompass the emergence of digital, computerized, or networked information and communication technologies in the later part of the 20th century. Source: Wikipedia
  4. “To find something comparable, you have to go back 500 years to the printing press, the birth of mass media ... Technology is shifting power away from the editors, the publishers, the establishment, the media elite. Now it’s the people who are taking control”. - Rupert Murdoch, quoted in Wired, July 2006 (cc) Lynette Webb, 2006
  5. 4 primary reasons for this shift... 1. Tools 2. Connectivity 3. Sharing 4. Attitude
  6. A case study
  7. Chad Report on Al Jazeera
  8. Al Jazeera Camerman - Laith Mushtaq in Chad Breaking news captured on N95 Sent directly to Newsroom using Al Jazeera Reporter Hotel Wifi used for connection Faster than traditional method
  9. Cost of Reporting Phone Uplink 9MHz Bandwidth Application SNG Kit Cost Data Connectivity Camera Kit
  10. !quot;##$%&'()*+!quot;,)+ -./0("#/1+ 2$3+4$0(/+
  11. !quot;#$%&'()*+,-)* ./01$2,(03* 4'5*6'1$0*
  12. Another case study
  13. http://www.businessinsider.com/2009/1/us-airways-crash-rescue-picture-citizen-jouralism-twitter-at-work
  14. Distribution
  15. http://www.youtube.com/aljazeerachannel
  16. Al Jazeera Mobile Websites http://m.aljazeera.net
  17. http://twitter.com/ajgaza
  18. http://twitter.com/longmarch
  19. http://cc.aljazeera.net
  20. Contribution
  21. Al Jazeera Mobile Reporter
  22. http://sharek.aljazeera.net
  23. http://yourmedia.aljazeera.net
  24. http://search.twitter.com
  25. Conversation
  26. http://www.seesmic.com
  27. http://twitter.com/SherineT
  28. http://twitter.com/AymanM
  29. Questions?

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