Monthly Archives: April 2014

App for journalists: Hokusai, for recording and editing audio

App for journalists: Hokusai, for recording and editing audio   For producing interviews and podcasts on the fly, Hokusai offers a simple yet sophisticated functionality for recording and editing How is it of use to journalists? There are many audio … Continue reading

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Tacita Dean: Save This Language

Tacita Dean: Save This Language  Leading British artist, Tacita Dean takes listeners with her on a mission to save a language. Not the kind that is spoken in a remote community, but an artistic one – photochemical film. She travels … Continue reading

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The Hackers Who Recovered NASA’s Lost Lunar Photos

The Hackers Who Recovered NASA’s Lost Lunar Photos  By Doug Bierend  Sitting incongruously among the hangars and laboratories of NASA’s Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley is the squat facade of an old McDonald’s. You won’t get a burger there, though–its … Continue reading

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Warhol works recovered from old Amiga disks

Warhol works recovered from old Amiga disks  A dozen previously unknown works created by Andy Warhol have been recovered from 30-year-old Amiga disks. The art experiments were produced in 1985 by Warhol under commission from Commodore – creator of the … Continue reading

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DPA 2014: DPC Award for Safeguarding the Digital Legacy

DPA 2014: DPC Award for Safeguarding the Digital Legacy  The DPC Award for Safeguarding the Digital Legacy has been introduced in 2014 to celebrate the practical application of preservation tools to protect at-risk digital objects (completed in the period 1st … Continue reading

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Getting Started with Digital Asset Management

Getting Started with Digital Asset Management  By David Diamond DAM education materials used to be scarce. We had Peter Krogh’s now legendary DAM Book, but the book’s “Digital Asset Management for photographers” subtitle left a sizable portion of would-be DAM professionals feeling … Continue reading

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Future-Proofing News Apps

Future-Proofing News Apps by Meredith Broussard Let’s say that you’re a historian in 2064 and you want to look at the New York Times for a view of how journalists represented celebrity fashion in the early 2000s. You could pull images … Continue reading

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