MultiDrone: Improving media production from above

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In times of low editorial budgets but increased appetite for spectacular video footage, journalism is looking for new ways to overcome restrictions in reporting large global events. With media technology rapidly becoming better and cheaper, new opportunities arise — such as the use of civil drones for new angles on video storytelling. (more…)

[Hackathon] High Tech Storytelling: How to predict elections, using robot journalism?

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Deutsche Welle Innovation aims to find out, based on a collaboration with Ludwig-Maximilians-University (Munich) and AX Semantics.

The (virtual) event on December 17th will provide an opportunity for journalists, scientists and students to learn and play with the next wave of technologies usable in newsrooms. The focus will be on prediction models and robot journalism, supported by design thinking as a method to develop impactful new offerings on digital platforms.
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