Podelis: Making Social TV

Podelis: Making Social TV . .

Podelis (“Share”) is VOA Russian Service’s premier online program that is accessible on the VOA Russian Service home ...

Wikimania 2012! July 12-15

Wikimania 2012! July 12-15 . .

Wikimania will be hosting its 8th annual Wikimedia Conference.  This year it will be hosted in Washington, D.C. at George Washington ...

Reboot Somalia

Reboot Somalia . .

VOA Poll Shows Somalis Want Vote on Constitution According to a recent Voice of America press release, “a Voice of America ...

Agile in Action: Middle East Voices

Agile in Action: Middle East Voices . .

Agile is a ‘life-cycle management software solution’ that allows tech teams to manage everything from innovation to customer ...

PitchFest: Semi-Finalist Winners Announced!

PitchFest: Semi-Finalist Winners Announced! . .

A panel of judges selected 16 semi-finalists out of more than 80 entries in the first-ever BBG PitchFest!  These semi-finalists will ...

The Future of Mobile News: Location Aware Apps & Beyond

The Future of Mobile News: Location Aware Apps & Beyond . .

Location aware applications for mobile phones have revolutionized professional and citizen journalism.  The proliferation of smart ...

Al Youm: Experimenting with Social Media in Broadcast TV

Al Youm: Experimenting with Social Media in Broadcast TV . .

Al Youm (“Today” in Arabic) is Alhurra’s flagship program that broadcasts across the Middle East.  Executive Producer Fran ...

@Font-Face Attribute & Future of User Experience

@Font-Face Attribute & Future of User Experience . .

Persian websites in Farsi often face the problem of using a cartoon-like font, called TAHOMA, that is technically an English font that ...

HTML5 Video and Next Gen Journalism

HTML5 Video and Next Gen Journalism . .

“In the past, video was in a black box of a player. HTML5 video blows up that box and allows video to be ‘of the ...