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Slow Journalism: Deep Storytelling in the Digital Age

Changing Planet<p><i>You are invited to join our conversation on reporting with a slower beat in an increasingly fast-tempo world. Tune in to a live panel discussion with journalists (to appear here) on Tuesday, January 13 at 6:30 PM EST</i><i>. Ask your questions on Twitter with the hashtag #DigitalCampfire or</i> …

The Destruction of Democracy and Creativity in Our Schools: Mission Accomplished

<i>"When you're rich they think you know. The most important men will come to fawn on me! It won't make one bit of difference if I'm right or wrong."</i> -- Tevye, <i>Fiddler on the Roof</i><p>The final section of the tapestry woven by billionaires and bloviators to control the means of educating our young people …

The Best Online Storytelling and Journalism of 2014

30 amazing, immersive journalism projects that caught my attention in 2014<p>Each year I post a round-up of the best online journalism of the year. …

Is your brand’s workplace creative enough?

en_GB<p>article<p>Click here to view the full infographic. If ‘brainstorm’ sessions are the limit of your company’s creative culture, it could be missing …

Think You Have A Real Choice When Grocery Shopping? Think Again.

Despite what rows and rows of different beer, cereal and ice cream brands suggest, shoppers actually have little choice when it comes to groceries.<p>The proliferation of grocery items specifically tailored to every taste is a bit of a deception. In reality, a 2013 study by the U.S. consumer rights …

No matter what the boss says about flextime, get to work early

Flex-time is not as flexible as you might think.<p>The belief that getting an early start to the day is virtuous is widely held. In fact, finds a forthcoming study, it’s so pervasive that managers rate workers who get an early start higher than those who get in and stay late, no matter how many hours …

The Workplace

This guy built his own Oculus Rift. What can you build this weekend?

Life in an agency is (in)famous for its hectic pace. Overwhelmed by simultaneous projects, overlapping deadlines and little down time, it’s pretty …

Five Reactions to Time Inc.'s New Cover Ads

The world might be festooned with ads, but magazine covers had remained largely ad-free until this week, when a tiny Verizon Wireless ad appeared on …

Beck’s Creates a Poster That Lets You Play or Remix 10 Songs

Beck's recently made an unorthodox contribution to New Zealand's Music Month by unveiling a touch-activated street poster that lets passers-by play …

Posters

Here Are 80 Deeply Personal Things That Facebook Knows About You Right Now

It's not a comprehensive list, but still...<p>Nobody knows how to get you to willingly share your personal information quite like Facebook, and in light of their revamped privacy policies, here's a by-no-means comprehensive list of what the biggest social network in the world knows about you (if you …

The Death of Retail--And Perhaps A Resurrection

In the business world, we often speak of disruption. Traditional businesses being shaken to their cores by factors like technology, being forced to rethink their businesses, approaches, or products. Perhaps this is nowhere truer than in the retail industry – more precisely brick and mortar retail. …