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Vertical presentation of news for mobile users – The New York Times: “Greenland is Melting Away”

Vertical presentation of news for mobile users – The New York Times: “Greenland is Melting Away”

Watch this @nytimes #Greenland melting piece for great example of vertical storytelling for mobile users. pic.twitter.com/hZekuU1zJg — Robb Montgomery (@robbmontgomery) October 27, 2015 If you want to see the future of presenting news content to the mobile-first generation, then open this story on your mobile device.“Greenland is Melting Away”  VR headsets might someday take off, […]

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Mobile storytellers – Lessons From The Smartphone Newsroom

Mobile storytellers – Lessons From The Smartphone Newsroom

Here is a sneak peek at some of my slides from my next presentations in Perugia and Singapore on mobile storytelling. International Festival of Journalism  April 15-19, Perugia Digital Journalism World May 11-12, Singapore KEYNOTE “Your Smartphone is Your Newsroom” 2015 edition The shift to mobile-first journalism is challenging both the way journalists produce and present interactive […]

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Mobile news design – Vertical video and vertical presentation for news

Mobile news design – Vertical video and vertical presentation for news

Is vertical video always bad?  pic.twitter.com/XobOkUyium— Robb Montgomery (@robbmontgomery) January 28, 2015 The new Twitter video feature is causing many broadcasters to groan over the vertical videos that amateurs will post to the Twittersphere from breaking news events. Twitter’s app update forces a vertical format when recording video and crops them to a square format. […]

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