Essays about: "data journalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words data journalism.

  1. 1. A possibility, a threat, a denial? How news robots affect journalists’ work practices and professional identity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Hanna Tuulonen; [2021-04-08]
    Keywords : algorithm; artificial intelligence; automated journalism; automation; computational journalism; data journalism; identity; identity construction; journalism; journalist; news robot; professional identity; robot journalism;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to gather an understanding on how news robots have influenced and will influence journalists’ work. This thesis also seeks to explain how journalists’ attitudes towards news robots have changed after they started working with or side by side with news robots, and how news robots affect journalists’ professional identity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transcendental Mediation. A critical analysis of journalistic transparency

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Johannes Stenlund; [2021-04-07]
    Keywords : Transparency; concept analysis; content analysis; interviews;

    Abstract : Transparency has been advanced as a potential remedy for falling trust in journalism. By allowing readers to see more of the production process, journalism is thought to become more trust-worthy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rethinking Source Criticism -Towards the development of an analytical model for evaluation of sources in times of massinformation and fake news

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Daniel Hernández Guerrero; [2021]
    Keywords : Democracy; didactics; social studies; civics; digitalisation; social media; news; fake news; critical source criticism; evaluation of sources; source criticism; critical thinking; journalism; pluralism; multiperspectivity; critical literacy; narratives; history; historical consciousness; political awareness; källkritik; crítica de fuentes;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses source criticism from a critical perspective which encompasses its challenges,demands and possibilities for teaching practice. The questions guiding the core of this research are thefollowing: 1) What differentiates people’s activities in the process of evaluating sources? 2) Whatcharacterizes an effective practice in critical evaluation of sources? 3) Which criteria, factors and strategiesmight be important to consider in order to have a successful source critical methodology that promotesthe improvement of critical thinking when analysing information and news?The studied materials include data from one survey and 54 semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. Text and Data Mining in EU Copyright Law

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Gabriella Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : copyright; EU; DSM Directive; TDM; text and data mining; intellectual property law; IP; exceptions;

    Abstract : Text and data mining can be a useful tool in such diverse fields as scientific research, journalism, culture and not least training of artificial intelligence and its importance is likely to only grow in the future. Despite its huge potential there are many indicators that copyright law restricts use of text and data mining – keeping users from optimal application. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Igniting courage and hope" - A study of leadership in the declining newspaper industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Matilda Molander; Axel Gustavsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Newspaper; Editor-in-chief; Leadership; Declining industry; Sensemaking;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how editors-in-chief of Swedish local and regional daily newspapers construct and communicate their reality in terms of threats and solutions. The purpose is to shed light on how editors understand and cope with the turbulent environment and continuous decline of the newspaper industry. READ MORE