Category Archives: technology

Google Tools Workshop coming up – FREE

Time to hone up those Google skills and learn about the tools Google has developed for journalists! Journalists and students have the opportunity for a FREE workshop in Google Tools on Saturday, Dec. 5 at St. Louis University. Holly Edgell, … Continue reading

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Learn how to use data and mapping tools to find news stories

Learn the basics about mining information online for stories and reports when Walker Moskop, data reporter at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, demonstrates how he uses government data and mapping tools to find news, add depth to coverage, and create unique online content for … Continue reading

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Drone demonstration spurs lofty discussion

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Who has the right to watch us from the sky?

Many TV stations have the capability to chase stories in the sky aboard a helicopter, but now some journalists are experimenting with drone technologies — used for military surveillance — to get previously unimaginable footage. Drone technology, your privacy and … Continue reading

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