Media Insider: Wired Issue Guest-Edited by Obama is Here, Insider Bets on Instagram Stories, and Is Augmented Reality the Future of Media?

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Wired Issue Guest-Edited by President Obama Is Here (FishbowlNY) Wired’s long-awaited November issue, which we knew would be guest-edited by President Obama, is finally here. In the issue, which hits newsstands on Oct. 25, Obama reveals how he came to be…

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Media Insider: Best & Worst Journalism in 2015, Hyperlocal Newsweeklies Make a Comeback, and Will the Podcast Bubble Burst?

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. The Best and Worst Journalism of 2015 (Columbia Journalism Review) It’s been a stellar news year for a lot of reasons. And, at least according to Columbia Journalism Review, 2015 also was a disappointing year. Some of the journalism…

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Media Insider: Drone Filming for Beginners, The Future of Data Visualization, and Media Moves

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Come Fly with Me. Drone Filming for Beginners. (College of Journalism at the BBC Academy) This piece contains some cool background information on what it takes to operate a drone for filming and reporting. Six “BBC factual programme-makers” received…