Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Logo Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is an awareness day focusing on digital access and inclusion for the more than one billion people with disabilities and impairments. It is marked annually on the third Thursday of May. 2019 date: May 16. Global Accessibility Awareness Day is a community-driven effort whose goal is to focus one …

Vice News

Logo Vice News – news.vice.com – was created in December 2013. Vice News Tonight is a nightly US news program broadcast on HBO. It premiered October 10, 2016. Vice News Tonight has a three-year commitment from the network and will end in September 2019 on HBO. Each episode will also be available on Vice News’ …

#SciComm

Hashtags #scicomm = Science Communication Hashtag: #scicomm Headlines https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg24032052-900-time-to-break-academic-publishings-stranglehold-on-research https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/04/the-scientific-paper-is-obsolete/556676/ Embedded Tweets Thread of my published research on #biodiversity conservation. #sciencefriday pic.twitter.com/3i5j9uqVmR — Mike Mascia (@Mike_Mascia) January 26, 2018 Doing science is only half the job. It must also be shared with the world. https://t.co/mtOI1lsMbf — Dr. Jonathan Foley (@GlobalEcoGuy) September 17, 2016 It's #underratedungulate reveal day …

Dead Trees

Buzzwords Dead Trees = Print media (newspapers, magazines and books) Embedded Tweets Today's dead tree newspapers in Las Vegas #deadtrees #journalism #1october attn @TomBuckley519 pic.twitter.com/EAwf56VK4N — Ron Mader (@ronmader) December 1, 2017 Planeta.com The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Journalism Paper Headlines Books New Titles

Environmental Journalism

Poster Environmental Journalism = Investigation and publication of news focusing on our living planet. Questions What are examples of quality environmental journalism? How has environmental journalism changed in the past 20 years? What is the future of environmental journalism? Elsewhere on the Web https://talk.eco/ https://talk.eco/category/guides/ http://sej.org Headlines I work in the environmental movement. I don’t …

World Press Freedom Day

Photo May 3 is World Press Freedom Day and commemorates the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek. Key Links http://www.un.org/en/events/pressfreedomday/index.shtml https://en.unesco.org/wpfd 2019 Theme: Media for Democracy: Journalism and Elections in Times of Disinformation The 26th celebration of World Press Freedom Day is jointly organized by UNESCO, the African Union Commission and the Government of the …

Whatsapp

Logo WhatsApp Messenger – whatsapp.com – is a freeware, cross-platform, and end-to-end encrypted instant messaging application for smartphones. It also incorporates a feature called status, which allows users to upload photos and videos to a 24-hours-lifetime feed that, by default, are visible to all contacts. Key Links whatsapp.com https://www.whatsapp.com/download web.whatsapp.com – To see whatsapp on …

Douglas Adams

Photo: John Johnson Douglas Noel Adams (March 11, 1952 – May 11, 2001) was an English author, scriptwriter, essayist, humorist, satirist, and dramatist. Celebrations May 25 Towel Day Quotes I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be. I love deadlines. I like …

Trivia

Buzzwords Trivia = Miscellaneous facts Elsewhere on the Web Fun Trivia Quote Investigator Straight Dope Snopes NZ Rugby Quiz HQ How HQ Trivia Became the Best Worst Thing on the Internet https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/20/vines-creators-release-trivia-app-hq-trivia.html https://www.thedailybeast.com/ceo-of-hq-the-hottest-app-going-if-you-run-this-profile-well-fire-our-host Q: Who's a cliche, stressed out startup founder? A: me. @ScottRogowsky @TaylorLorenz sorry for being a jerk. Lunch some time? @sweetgreen is …