New Media http://nhpr.org en The Media's Most Overused Phrases http://nhpr.org/post/medias-most-overused-phrases <p>Breaking news! Experts say there’s a lot wrong with new media journalism. According to the Daily Beast’s <strong>Michael Moynihan</strong>, the <a href="http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/02/01/exclusive-the-words-that-journalists-overuse.html" target="_blank">real crime</a> being committed by online journalists is overused, over-hyped language. He joins us to share his linguistic pet-peeves. Some critics say it's one of the most unbiased and nonpartisan exclusives <em>Word of Mouth </em>has ever featured.</p><p></p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:40:32 +0000 Virginia Prescott 21300 at http://nhpr.org The Library of Human Experience (Online) http://nhpr.org/post/library-human-experience-online <p><strong>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.number27.org/bio.html">Jonathan Harris</a></strong> is working to make the internet, or at least his corner of it, a more human experience by giving regular people the tools to become storytellers. As creator of&nbsp;<a href="http://cowbird.com/"><strong>Cowbird</strong></a>, he has built an online&nbsp;haven for vulnerable human thoughts, ideas, emotions, and stories.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 15:15:09 +0000 Virginia Prescott 17942 at http://nhpr.org The Library of Human Experience (Online) Social Networking...For Cars #Yup http://nhpr.org/post/social-networkingfor-cars-yup <p>Automotive safety is generally focused on the driver and the&nbsp; vehicle, &nbsp;rather than unknown dangers of the road … features like anti-lock brakes, airbags, back-up cameras and crumple zones increase buyer confidence and sticker price.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 15:08:43 +0000 Virginia Prescott 11835 at http://nhpr.org Social Networking...For Cars #Yup Conversation Is STILL King http://nhpr.org/post/conversation-still-king <p>Whether heralded as awesome, a distraction, or temporary attention-grabber, social media may <u>not</u> be the be-all, end-all of communication today. People <em>still</em> share their opinions and desires to each other via our favorite method…word of mouth. That’s according to the <a href="http://www.kellerfay.com/">Keller Fay Group</a>, a research and consulting company founded by Ed Keller and <strong>Brad Fay</strong>. Tue, 28 Aug 2012 14:11:35 +0000 Virginia Prescott 11734 at http://nhpr.org Conversation Is STILL King The Upside of Piracy... http://nhpr.org/post/upside-piracy <p>Some content creators WANT people to pirate their stuff. Why?</p> Mon, 14 May 2012 15:39:09 +0000 Virginia Prescott & Britta Conroy-Randall 4739 at http://nhpr.org The Upside of Piracy... Ira Flatow: Live at UNH http://nhpr.org/post/ira-flatow-live-unh <p>A special broadcast of NPR's Talk of the Nation: Science Friday host Ira Flatow, recorded in front of a live audience at the University of New Hampshire in Durham.</p> Thu, 03 May 2012 16:38:30 +0000 Brady Carlson 4107 at http://nhpr.org Ira Flatow: Live at UNH Here's What's Awesome... http://nhpr.org/post/heres-whats-awesome-5 <p>Brady's latest round up of awesomeness from the web and social media.</p> Tue, 01 May 2012 15:55:11 +0000 Virginia Prescott & Brady Carlson 3931 at http://nhpr.org Here's What's Awesome... The Weird World of Stock Photography http://nhpr.org/post/weird-world-stock-photography <p>When a San Francisco writer found her boyfriend's face on a dating site, it wasn't a sign of trouble in their relationship.</p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 16:04:12 +0000 Virginia Prescott 2900 at http://nhpr.org The Weird World of Stock Photography What's up at SXSW? http://nhpr.org/post/whats-sxsw <p>Film-maker, comedian, and web star Adam Jones gives us the rundown of what he saw going on in Austin's South by Southwest multimedia festival.</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 14:30:29 +0000 Virginia Prescott 2515 at http://nhpr.org What's up at SXSW? Here's What's Awesome... http://nhpr.org/post/heres-whats-awesome-3 <p>Kony, Kony, and...oh yeah, Kony.</p> Wed, 14 Mar 2012 14:41:08 +0000 Virginia Prescott & Brady Carlson 2481 at http://nhpr.org Here's What's Awesome... #Superbowl ads for those other screens http://nhpr.org/post/superbowl-ads-those-other-screens <p>Advertisers dip their toe in the waters of digital Superbowl marketing.</p> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 17:16:32 +0000 Brady Carlson 1662 at http://nhpr.org #Superbowl ads for those other screens "Microaggressions" Exposed http://nhpr.org/post/microaggressions-exposed <p>A web site provides a place to post and read the insidious, small incidents of discrimination many of us encounter - and are guilty of - every day.</p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 17:44:43 +0000 Virginia Prescott 1572 at http://nhpr.org "Microaggressions" Exposed Why Music Writing Matters in 2011 http://nhpr.org/post/why-music-writing-matters-2011 <p>New Yorker critic Alex Ross on the best music writing of 2011.</p> Thu, 22 Dec 2011 17:31:00 +0000 Virginia Prescott 1106 at http://nhpr.org Why Music Writing Matters in 2011