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VoxPop – A Social Media Beginning For Public Broadcasters?

RNZ is helping develop a new public service social media riding an emerging new wave of Speech Recognition technology.

PMA PBI 2017

PBI 2017: Reflecting on the challenges facing PSM

This year’s Public Broadcasters International offered managers and editors an opportunity to share experiences, ideas and approaches to the growing challenges faced by public media organisations worldwide.

Lessons from IBC 2017: Consumer Power Meets IP

A record attendance at this year’s IBC, with more than 57,000 people visiting the annual broadcast show in Amsterdam, reflects the unprecedented period of change facing the industry.

Ensuring a Successful Technology Project

Choosing the right technology solution is only part of the recipe for ensuring a successful technology project. The real challenges – and potential for failure – begin once implementation is underway.

Choosing the right technology

The media industry is littered with failed technology projects. For every high-profile disaster there are hundreds of other well-intentioned projects that never quite delivered on their original promise.

Making the most of IBC 2017

Making the most of available media technology is at the heart of being an effective public broadcaster.

Essential role of social media in emergency coverage

Emergency coverage by CCN TV6 broadcast journalist highlights key role social media can play in natural disaster reporting.

RNZ Paul Thompson

Tongan Prime Minister continues his attack on the public broadcaster

Public Media Alliance President, Paul Thompson writes in support of public media in Tonga, which has become the target of Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva.

What makes news humanitarian?

In this fascinating blog Dr. Martin Scott explores the dilemmas of reporting on suffering and why some instances of human suffering are reported, and other are not.

News just in: in a digital world where entertainment is everywhere people want TV news

Stewart Purvis reflects on recent changes to a traditional evening news slot at UK broadcaster ITV and what it might tell us about audience preferences in the digital age.