Funding (2007): NSF “Web on Demand – Bridging the Gap Between Social Networks and Ad Hoc Networking”

Monday, September 1st, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Kishore Ramachandran, Mobile Computing | No Comments »

Award#0834545 - CSR-DMSS, SM: Web on Demand - Bridging the Gap Between Social Networks and Ad Hoc Networking Investigator(s): Umakishore Ramachandran, (Principal Investigator), Irfan Essa (Co-Principal Investigator) Dates: September 1, ... Read more..

Event: ACM Siggraph 2008 Class on Computional and Journalism

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Events | 3 Comments »

ACM Siggraph 2008 Class on Computional and Journalism Date and Time: Wednesday, 13 August 2008 | 1:45 pm - 5:30 pm Location: Room 502 A, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA, ... Read more..

Research: Audio Puzzler Alpha

Thursday, August 7th, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Nick Diakopoulos | No Comments »

Audio Puzzler Alpha (ONLINE DEMO) By Nick Diakopoulos (My PhD Student) Audio Puzzler is a new kind of puzzle game based on unauthored content found online. The audio for the puzzles is ... Read more..

Interesting: The Changing Newsroom | Project for Excellence in Journalism PEJ

Thursday, August 7th, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Interesting | No Comments »

The Changing Newsroom | Project for Excellence in Journalism PEJ An analysis of the changing world of Journalism.  Worth a read. States how the newsroom and the print media are especially ... Read more..

Interesting: The State of the News Media 2008

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Interesting | No Comments »

The Project for Excellence in Journalism has done an amazing report on "The State of the News Media 2008" with reference to American Journalism.  It is a very interesting read and ... Read more..

Funding: NSF (2008) “Symposium on Computation and Journalism”

Saturday, March 8th, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Funding | No Comments »

Award#0813831 - Symposium on Computation and Journalism ABSTRACT Fundamentally, journalism is aimed at collecting news information and disseminating that information with a layer of contextualization and understanding provided by journalists. Recent advances ... Read more..

Personal: Creative Use of Computational Photography and Journalism

Monday, March 3rd, 2008 Posted in Personal | 1 Comment »

Irfan's Office Hacked My students decided to play a very nice joke on me. This morning I walked in to find my office open (and it was not!) check out ... Read more..

Event: Journalism 3G The Future of Technology in the Field

Saturday, February 23rd, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, Events, Nick Diakopoulos | No Comments »

Journalism 3G: The Future of Technology in the Field (A Symposium on Computation and Journalism) was a huge success. We had over 230 registered attendees. Thanks to all ... Read more..

Event: Symposium on computation+journalism (Feb 22-23, 2008, Atlanta, GA)

Friday, February 15th, 2008 Posted in Events, Nick Diakopoulos | No Comments »

Working with Brad Stenger (Wired), Nick Diakopoulos (GA Tech), Sergio Goldenberg (GA Tech), we are organizing a Symposium on computation+journalism, to bring together computationalists, internet/media experts, and journalists together for ... Read more..

Poster: ACM UIST (2007) “NARC: The News Article Revision Comparator.”

Friday, October 26th, 2007 Posted in ACM UIST/CHI, Computational Journalism, Nick Diakopoulos | No Comments »

A. St. Clair, M. Fong, N. Diakopoulos, I. Essa. (2007) "NARC: The News Article Revision Comparator." In Proceedings addendum of User Interface Software Technology (UIST). Newport, Rhode Island, October 2007 ... Read more..