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Welcome to The Storyful Podcast. In this series, we hope to address the issues around journalism and news coverage in the 21st century. Storyful is a global news agency, verifying UGC news and trending video for media clients 24/7. For more information, visit: www.storyful.com

Welcome to The Storyful Podcast. In this series, we hope to address the issues around journalism and news coverage in the 21st century. Storyful is a global news agency, verifying UGC news and trending video for media clients 24/7. For more information, visit: www.storyful.com
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Welcome to The Storyful Podcast. In this series, we hope to address the issues around journalism and news coverage in the 21st century. Storyful is a global news agency, verifying UGC news and trending video for media clients 24/7. For more information, visit: www.storyful.com

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English


Episodes

9: Cinnamon, Condoms and Copycat Dares: the Rise of Dangerous Social Media Challenges

7/24/2018
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In recent years, social media challenge videos have become increasingly popular. From the good natured ice bucket and ‘in my feelings’ challenges to the more dangerous neknomination and cinnamon snorting challenges - online trends have grown in many forms. It’s easy to witness the growth of these trends and roll our eyes at it all. But the ever-tempting hunt for likes and shares has prompted social media users to take greater risks online, with the challenges becoming wilder and...

Duration:00:16:54

8: Russia's World Cup: The Wait Is Over

6/13/2018
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The 2018 World Cup begins in Russia this week, with football at last having a chance to take center stage after a run-up dogged by accusations of bribery, geopolitical tensions, concerns about racism and homophobia in Russian football, worries about hooliganism, and problems with freedom of the press. For millions of people, the World Cup is remembered for epic highs and lows from across the years and decades: Hurst's hat-trick, Maradona's Hand of God, Gazza's tears, Baggio's penalty miss,...

Duration:00:21:06

7: MOJO BITES, Fourth Bite: Mojo and Journalism, What Next?

6/6/2018
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Every year, mobile content creators gather in the Irish city of Galway for Mojofest, a conference dedicated to the rapidly evolving world of mobile journalism. As always, Storyful was there, and in this short Mojo Bites series we’re bringing some of the most interesting conversations to you. And for our final Mojo Bite you’ll hear from Sarah Htett, who trains people in Lebanese refugee camps … But first, here’s Bjorn Staschen, who runs the Next News Lab with Germany’s NDR television.

Duration:00:10:54

6: MOJO BITES, Third Bite: Mojo and the Citizen Journalist

6/6/2018
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Every year, mobile content creators gather in the Irish city of Galway for Mojofest, a conference dedicated to the rapidly evolving world of mobile journalism. As always, Storyful was there, and in this short Mojo Bites series we’re bringing some of the most interesting conversations to you. In the third of our Mojo Bites series, you’ll hear Storyful’s Rhona Tarrant speaking with Rob Freijssen, the editor-in-chief at the public local broadcaster OPEN Rotterdam, a Dutch news outlet using...

Duration:00:08:18

5: MOJO BITES, Second Bite: The Rise of the Influencer

6/6/2018
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In the second of our Mojo Bites series, we discuss the rise of the social media influencer and vlogger. In 2017, the social media influencer market was valued at $2 billion, but this is set to reach a whopping $10 billion by 2020, according to Ad Week. Love it or hate it, this market is growing and it’s here to stay. Large brands have recognized the value of linking in with successful vloggers, influencers and celebrities to harness the power of their large following. So, does this spell...

Duration:00:12:20

4: MOJO BITES, First Bite: Has Stories Killed the Newsfeed?

6/6/2018
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Every year, mobile content creators gather in the Irish city of Galway for Mojofest, a conference dedicated to the rapidly evolving world of mobile journalism. As always, Storyful was there, and in this short Mojo Bites series we’re bringing some of the most interesting conversations to you. First Bite: Has Stories Killed the Newsfeed? One of the panels at this year’s conference asked if Instagram had finally taken Snapchat’s crown as the most influential platform in that market. What...

Duration:00:12:45