PokemonGo in DC: There’s a Subreddit for That

As the online saying goes, “if it exists, there’s a subreddit for it.” PokemonGo is no exception. The mobile game has captured the hearts, minds, and precious time of longtime fans and the general public alike. PokemonGo’s community on the popular message board site Reddit is

The Week in Multimedia – September 8th, 2016

Vox, Singapore’s The Straits Times, The Washington Post, and The New York Times round out our top picks in multimedia for this week. Vox – What Homer Simpson’s 100+ jobs tell us about America’s middle class The beauty of this article comes from its ability to

What’s in a Domain Name? Perhaps, the Future of News.

If you are passionate about journalism, the website Futureof.news is worth your time. Subtitled “Conversations about the intersection of news, technology, and culture,” Future of News appears, at first glance, a love letter to journalists and ravenous news consumers alike. And maybe it is what

The Bizbeat – September 8th, 2016

Each Thursday, MediaFile’s Business section will publish The BizBeat, an overview of the past week’s news in media organizations and industry. Have a tip, see something we missed, or want to put something on our radar? E-mail Shiplett@Mediafile.com. Making Headlines Is it too late now

The Faces of Global Conflict

No breaking news story today is complete without a captivating image. These images become associated with all aspects of the story, and sometimes become the story. This has certainly become the case in many recent headlines, where the story becomes less about the issue, and

Election 2016 in Global Context: Israel

This article is the first in a series about how foreign media cover the election. November’s election is guaranteed to impact domestic and foreign policy alike, particularly how the United States continues to conduct its relations with foreign nations. This rings especially true when discussing

The Day in Images: 15 Years Since September 11th

Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the deadly terrorist attacks on September 11th, 2001. The attacks and their aftermath have had a profound effect on our country politically and socially in the decade-and-a-half since. Yet, the fifteenth anniversary begins to mark a turning point, where a