Expert Views
The UGC-Hub: How the BBC works with user generated content
The UGC-Hub: How the BBC works with user generated content

Chris Hamilton, Social Media Editor for BBC News, gives a short overview on BBC’s User Generated Content Hub in central London. Get an insight on how the process works, from finding, validating and distributing the information through the various chanels of the BBC.

Newspaper Apps for Tablets – the success story of the Frankfurter Rundschau
Newspaper Apps for Tablets – the success story of the Frankfurter Rundschau

Michael Bayer, Multimedia Director of the Frankfurter Rundschau, talks about the FR App, available on iPad and Android Tablet PCs. He highlights the possibilities tablet PCs offer and tells a little bit about what makes the Frankfurter Rundschau App so successful.

Mojo: Mobile Journalism – an insight view from Hong Kong
Mojo: Mobile Journalism – an insight view from Hong Kong

Stephen Quinn is the Digital Development Editor of the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong. He talks about the possibilities, difficulties and opportunities of MoJo – Mobile Journalism. Focus of his work is Apple’s iPhone which is widely used by Mobile Journalists.

Location based networks – A closer look at foursquare
Location based networks – A closer look at foursquare

Do you know foursquare? It uses mobile phones to help you locate friends and interesting locations. But how does it work and what’s the social impact behind it? Dr. Bernadette Kneidinger from the University of Vienna had a closer look at it. Listen to this short audio presentation to find out more about her study in Austria and Germany.