Anatomy of a rumour

Rumours, which are basically stories that are not, are a fascinating subject. Not only for journalists but of course for us too. Here is an anatomy of one, explained by Scott Kelby who unintentionally started it himself.

CTK NewsTwitter

I feel I should add a bit more about our Twitter feeds, an issue I mentioned briefly in my last post. We started experimenting with Twitter very recently, after a complete redesign of Ceske Noviny and its sister publications (http://www.ceskenoviny.cz, http://www.financninoviny.cz, http://www.sportovninoviny.cz and for those still speaking only English at http://www.ceskenoviny.cz/news) which took place over the summer after a long and thorough preparation. Since I was not part of that (I […]

Coming back

Well, so we moved back to Prague, unpacked and after pretty mad few months, I feel I can start updating this blog. Our new project in online media is testing Twitter as news platform. So far we are just running test with couple of hiches apparent already, but mostly everything is running smoothly in Czech at http://twitter.com/ceskenoviny_cz and in English at http://twitter.com/CTK_news

A new digital toy

A kind man from Amazon (well not really Amazon, but rather a delivery service) turned up tonight and brought D-Link DSM-330 DivX Connected (click here or here for video).  In todays digital world of promises far outpacing reality in many consumer products I was amazed to have it up and running within our home wireless network in about ten minutes including installation of the software on the computer.  The movies, […]