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Israel, Hamas take their latest conflict online

By: MELISSA CASTILLO Battlegrounds became virtual with the Israeli Defense Forces and Hamas militants when they exchanged heated tweets in order to sway public perception. It was on Wednesday of last week that Israeli defenses announced a “widespread campaign on … Continue reading

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App allows journalists to upload edited videos to social media

By NICKY DIAZ Through some research, I found yet another app this week that could prove to be useful for journalists. While I was covering Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s visit to UM last week, I took a few pictures … Continue reading

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Social media usage skyrockets during Hurricane Sandy

By RACHEL JANOSEC In crisis, reports show that social media usage increases.  Public officials and celebrities embraced social media during Hurricane Sandy during the past week.  They turned to sites like Facebook, Instagram and, especially, Twitter to report major news … Continue reading

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YouTube allows video journalists to distribute their work

By BOLTON LANCASTER Back in the 1960s, the French New Wave inspired a generation of young filmmakers to take video cameras, go outside, and shoot film. Cameras were becoming smaller and easier to handle as these film revolutionaries started moving … Continue reading

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Investigative news channel available on YouTube

By DANIELA RODRIGUEZ Journalism has evolved over the years. It has gone from newspapers and magazines and now to broadcast news and channels on YouTube. There is no need to turn on the TV or go to the local newsstand. … Continue reading

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