Narrative Science and the rise of the robot-writer

Report by Alex Klaushofer. The prospect of machines taking over the world, either as our servants…

Brave New Digital World – review of Turing’s Cathedral

Review by Alex Klaushofer. Turing’s Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe by George Dyson As…

Journalists nail down new income stream

Report by Alex Klaushofer. A growing number of journalists are bucking the downturn in the media…

From newsroom to blogosphere – the sexism goes on

Report by Alex Klaushofer. Where are all the women? That was the question behind an NUJ…

Self-published reporting: journalism’s next frontier

Interview by Alex Klaushofer. Marc Herman couldn’t have been more surprised by the success of his…

From frontline to publication – the rise of news e-books

Report by Alex Klaushofer. It’s comforting, if you’re in the words business, to remember that ‘crisis’…

Public interest journalism takes a kangaroo leap forward

Review by Alex Klaushofer. Today brings the launch of Australian news websiteThe Global Mail, one of…

From cooperation to crowd-funding: The case of Port Talbot

Report by Alex Klaushofer. Its bleak industrial landscape was the inspiration for Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner,…

Profit is dead. Long live Public Interest: Journalism in 2012 and beyond

Comment by Alex Klaushofer. With the first week of the New Year bringing only warnings from…

Come the revolution, Sister – if we can afford it

Report by Alex Klaushofer. My last blog reported on the curious absence of women among the…