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Top Journalism Schools 2011

What is the top journalism school in the United States in 2011? That’s a great question. The answer is going to vary depending on who you ask and what criteria they use to decide which university is the best. Personally, I still think Ball State University is one of the top 10 Journalism Schools in [...]

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Poll: Most won’t pay to read newspapers online

Would you pay to read your favorite newspaper online? Most say no, at least according to a new Harris poll. With traditional print newspapers struggling to turn a profit, many have turned to the Web as a means to stay afloat. While some offer their online content free of charge, other papers have played around [...]

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The Economy of Wikileaks

I’d like to show you an interview with Julian Assange, the spokesperson of Wikileaks, that I conducted for my small student’s blog (I study journalism). On the Chaos Communication Congress in Berlin, a hacker event, I had the chance to talk with him, about the current economic and financial aspects of the website (at the [...]

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Gannett to Start Daily Newspaper in Anderson, Indiana?

I’m hearing rumors about this from a few sources. It’s interesting to me in a way. I always figured The Star Press would be shut down and moved to Indy. That said, The Star Press and several other Gannett papers in the area are running without local publishers. So who knows what they’re up to [...]

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Miami Herald Asks for Donations

Poynter pointed out that the Miami Herald has begun asking readers for donations. I remember I did this in the beginning and the people didn’t like it very much at all. Some did donate, though. I imagine the Miami Herald should be able to drum up quite a bit more money with their audience. We [...]

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