How are traditional media taking advantage of New Media

May 07

How are traditional media taking advantage of New Media

This is the presentation i prepared to deliver at the Uganda Journalists Association organised Media Dialogue at Hotel Africana on May 3rd 2012.I was asked to present on the marriage between new media and legacy media, under the general theme of New Voices helping the media transform Society. The presentation can be downloaded here or How Legacy Media are utilising...

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What does that website ranking really mean, and why should you care?

Jan 26

What does that website ranking really mean, and why should you care?

The New Vision, Uganda’s leading daily newspaper recently ran a story about its ranking as the 4th most popular newspaper website in Africa by the 4 International Media & Newspapers based in Australia. There were a number of reactions to the ranking with some saying New Vision had got the recognition it deserves, while others said New Vision is even not the best...

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The New Vision improves their photo journalism sharing online, but

Jan 10

The New Vision improves their photo journalism sharing online, but

“A photo tells 1,000 words”, so goes a popular journalism saying. How many words, then do 10 or more photos tell? Photos present more reality of what you as a journalist are reporting or telling your audience members and every newspaper will tell you photos are more popular than their text content. But because of space limitations, many newspapers use only one or a...

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Objectivity in journalism faces more questions in the age of new media

Dec 31

Objectivity in journalism faces more questions in the age of new media

Objectivity is one of those cardinal principles of journalism which denotes that journalists and media houses should be impartial in their reporting and coverage. There has been a long standing debate on whether journalists and media houses are indeed or can be objective. Many media houses will insist and market themselves as the most of objective newspaper, radio...

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Doing Live coverage of the Uganda ICT Expo 2010 and other events

Nov 29

Doing Live coverage of the Uganda ICT Expo 2010 and other events

The 2010 ICT Expo and East Africa Digital Forum begun today at Serena Hotel and I couldn’t attend because…well I can’t make it. I hoped against hope that we would be able to get some live coverage or streaming of this event so that the many of us who can’t make it there can benefit from the information and knowledge shared, especially this being an ICT event. Thanks...

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Ugandan Multimedia Journalist, Researcher, Communication Specialist

Feb 15

Ugandan Multimedia Journalist, Researcher, Communication Specialist

Here is why you might need my services. See more about me, my professional works, My Skills, my Resume/Cv, my blogs and contacts. As a believer in open source, I also share several Resources in Journalism and Communication to help those that need to improve in these fields.

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