Making a decision? Check the data.

Making a decision? Check the data. . .

Working in a data-driven business culture is a jargon-y way of saying, “We use science to decide what to do to reach our desired ...

VOA West Africa Trip: What I Learned… #Africa2014

VOA West Africa Trip: What I Learned… #Africa2014 . .

I recently returned from 17 days of travel through sub-Saharan West Africa, experiencing the culture, meeting with VOA broadcast ...

Relay Gets Two Major Functionality Upgrades, More Features On the Way

Relay Gets Two Major Functionality Upgrades, More Features On the Way . .

Relay, the mobile-first, breaking news platform that was released by the Office of Digital and Design Innovation in December, 2013, ...

Top Writing Tips for Journalists Writing to Video, Multimedia

Top Writing Tips for Journalists Writing to Video, Multimedia . .

Have you ever watched a news segment or video and been completely and happily absorbed in the story? Or conversely, have you ever been ...

It’s a Mobile World: How Public Diplomacy at State Department is Adapting

It’s a Mobile World: How Public Diplomacy at State Department is Adaptin . .

During a recent visit to IIP’s OIE, we talked of Agile at ODDI, GitHub, PAOs, and…DID I LOSE YOU YET? When I moved to DC from the ...

VOA mobile app named finalist for “Best Mobile Publishing Product” in GSMA awards

VOA mobile app named finalist for “Best Mobile Publishing Product” . .

VOA’s mobile apps launched this year, and we’re pleased to announce that the Voice of America mobile and tablet apps for ...

Radio Free Asia launches apps on Android, Apple IOS

Radio Free Asia launches apps on Android, Apple IOS . .

I’m tickled to announce that Radio Free Asia is the latest BBG entity to join our suite of BBG applications for Android and ...

Tales from Afghanistan: A Case for Community Radio

Tales from Afghanistan: A Case for Community Radio . .

The year I spent working in Afghanistan with the media, I witnessed a deep desire and need for community radio. Many of the provinces ...

How to Do UX Testing on Tablets, In Cartoons

How to Do UX Testing on Tablets, In Cartoons . .

One of my great passions is traveling — I get a kick out of understanding other cultures, and how they use technology. As a ...

Creating Jon Stewart Moments with TV News Archive and KettleCorn

Creating Jon Stewart Moments with TV News Archive and KettleCorn . .

At MozFest 2013, ODDI unveiled KettleCorn, a customized version of Mozilla’s Popcorn Maker, a tool designed to help busy ...

VOA Symbian App Launches for North Africa & Middle East Markets

VOA Symbian App Launches for North Africa & Middle East Markets . .

In the new year, we launched a new application on an old platform — VOA for Symbian OS. The VOA Symbian app is focused on ...

ODDI Demo Day Kicks Off the New Year

ODDI Demo Day Kicks Off the New Year . .

Friday marked the last demo day at ODDI in the current format. In the past, project owners (team leaders) have given demo ...