The International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) and UCB, a biopharmaceutical company, started a joint initiative called the Excellence in Epilepsy Journalism Award. The award will be given to journalists who have excelled in reporting on epilepsy. More information can be found on IBE's website.
Al Jazeera announced at the BBC Social Media Forum that it would start providing training for citizen journalists. The network is creating tutorials but no dates were yet announced for the program launch, IJNet reported.
Why should smaller publishers look into publishing on the iPad? PaidContent listed some reasons, highlighting the fact that costs of digital publishing are coming down.
Roy Greenslade highlighted in the Guardian how New York tabloids have been making use of puns about the French in their DSK coverage.
Charlie Beckett, POLIS director, takes a look at new media ethics.
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