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#Boston: how Watertown changes news media and journalism forever

April 19, 2013


Today is the day journalism as we knew it died. As incidents unfurl in Watertown, Boston, the people have shown on sites like Twitter and Reddit that they have this news story covered. NBC news and the like are showing viewers what they could’ve learned 30 minutes ago while news sites like the NYT and […]

News, Twitter and Michael Jackson’s death

June 26, 2009


So Michael Jackson is dead. An era of pop has ended. Sorry to be such a hack about what a great story to go out on. It’s 0145 BST and I’ve just got home after a frantic few hours in the newsroom, extended past my normal late shift finishing time. On the taxi home I […]

30 fashion Twitter feeds you shouldn’t be without

March 19, 2009


Twitter’s influence on the fashion industry is set to last long after the buzz around the international fashion weeks has died down. Back in 2004 when I was slaving away in Milan for a high-end Italian fashion boutique I would have killed for hourly updates on breaking industry news and trends. Thankfully my days as a […]

The future trends in blog design

February 25, 2009


As I continue to post on this wordpress blog I often whish it had the simplicity of a Tumblr blog. For example, sometimes you come across a great quote that you don’t feel the need to add any extra content too. On Tumblr you can publish it as a stand-alone entry that still looks good, […]

Confessions of a twitterphobe

February 6, 2009


I’m on Twitter. Don’t really know why, don’t really have anything to tweet about, just feel like I should be there. Do you get the point of it?