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Radio Sawa Arabic music streaming app launches on Android & Apple iOS

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Seven 24/7 streams of Arabic music are featured in the Radio Sawa app. When Radio Sawa launched as a network of FM ...

VOA West Africa Trip: What I Learned… #Africa2014

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

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

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

BBG Tech Panel with Netflix CEO Explores Digital Evolution of Media & Government

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After a special BBG board meeting in late December, our own Rob Bole, Director of Innovation at BBG, moderated an ...

Golden Age of Journalism, Part II – Speed & Accuracy

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Speed The increased speed in which news organizations gather and publish content is one of the most notable ...

Are We in a Golden Age of Journalism?

Are We in a Golden Age of Journalism? . .

In a recent piece in Business Insider, Henry Blodget proposed that journalism has entered “a golden ...

NPR’s Gone Agile…Even Their Newsroom!

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On the last blazing hot day of fall, Rob Bole  (Director of Innovation at BBG) and I  (Erica Malouf, ...

Apple IOS 7 evolves to flat design, merging with developing mobile industry interface standards

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  Creepy IOS 6 vs 7 Icons, Scott Forstall vs. Jony Ive comparison image courtesy GadgetLove On Wednesday, Apple ...

The Beauty of Paper Prototyping: Low-tech UX Testing Yields Timely Feedback

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We’re Testing a Digital Tool with Paper?? I admit to feeling very skeptical when I was first told we’d be ...

Building on Open Source Audio Technologies Or…Why I Still Believe in Radio

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At ODDI we’re continuously looking for new ways to reimagine how US International Media informs, connects and ...

ODDI’s Gone Agile!

ODDI’s Gone Agile! . .

Hey there, my name is Son Tran and I’m the Agile Project Coordinator at ODDI! Agile? What’s that? Many ...

VOA News App Now Available in More than 40 Languages

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We recently launched several new mobile and tablet news applications for BBG entities, the most recent ...