Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 21st April

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 21st April

Apr 21 2017

The final week of the Easter break is nearly over and things are getting busy around the university campus and in the studio…

NewsThings presents at International Journalism Festival

NewsThings presents at International Journalism Festival

Apr 18 2017

Hosted by the hill-top town of Perugia, Italy, the International Journalism Festival brings together the world’s news media to discuss, debate and…

NewsThings kicks off with Bristol and Manchester workshops

NewsThings kicks off with Bristol and Manchester workshops

Apr 18 2017

Exploring how users and audiences could shape a news and journalistic Internet of Thigns, , the Google DNI-funded NewsThings project at the…

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 14th April

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 14th April

Apr 14 2017

It’s the Easter break at the University so things are quieter than usual in the studio. But beneath that quiet exterior.. In…

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 7th April

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch 7th April

Apr 07 2017

Newsthings, LittleBits, Raspberry Pi and fashion as activism. Another week with the Media Innovation Studio

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch #1

Media Innovation Studio Dispatch #1

Mar 31 2017

Welcome to the Media Innovation Studio newsletter.  Each week we’ll share a little bit about what’s been happening in the studio and…

DroneHack Journalism: innovating storytelling from the air

DroneHack Journalism: innovating storytelling from the air

Jan 25 2017

Journalists are increasingly using drones – in conflict scenarios, national sporting events and on regional programming. DroneHack Journalism, held at Manchester’s Sharp…

The media Mill Gazette

The media Mill Gazette

Dec 12 2016

Every week, the studio’s Andy Dickinson publishes a newsletter that gathers interesting links and stories on Open Data, data journalism and open government. Here’s a taster of this weeks newsletter.

Global Sound Movement Win Times Higher Award

Global Sound Movement Win Times Higher Award

Nov 24 2016

Last September we launched a small internal funding call we dubbed ‘RAPID’. The rather incongruous acronym – fuelled largely by the academy’s…

Mapping Drone near misses in Google Earth*

Mapping Drone near misses in Google Earth*

Nov 23 2016

Andy Dickinson reflects on how a brief chat about drone near misses turned into a journey into Airprox reports, spreadsheets, KML and the murky world of map co-ordinates.