NPR Using Amazon Echo to the Fullest

The Amazon Echo is growing in popularity and offers a very new way of delivering the news as MediaFile reported last week. Simply ask, “Alex, what’s new?” and the Echo will begin playing the Flash Briefing, a collaboration of “pre-recorded updates… the latest news headlines…

Should You Call Your Representative?

Amidst the chaos of campaign speeches, senate confirmations and inaugural balls, most Americans just want to be heard in a world where many feel their voices don’t matter.  Well, we’re in luck. Media has a solution to get people in touch with their government: a

The Week in Multimedia – January 30, 2017

The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and The Los Angeles Times round out our top picks for this week. The New York Times – A Ballerina’s Endless Day The New York Times has been producing high-quality 360 degree videos for a

Why Radio Isn’t (and Shouldn’t Be) Going Away

With 21st century technology giving us instant 24/7 access to information, anything without a screen and an internet connection seems archaic. So, do people even listen to radio anymore? The answer is yes, and for good reason. The digital age has created an inviting world