The Week in Multimedia – November 14, 2016

The Washington Post, National Geographic, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal round out our top picks for this week. The Washington Post – Remix the Election: The Results in Sound This is probably one of the most creative graphics that came out of election day.

Multi-Platform Positivity in the Aftermath of the Election 2016

The 2016 presidential election was divisive. Before the election, it seemed like there was another scandal, blunder, or horrifying allegation at every turn. Since election day, there have been repeated reports of Trump-related attacks on minorities, and multi-day protests happening in America’s metropolises. All in

NBCUniversal Doubles Down on its Investment in BuzzFeed

A year after making its first $200 million investment in BuzzFeed, Comcast’s NBCUniversal is nearing a final deal to double down on their bet in the social news and entertainment company. According to report by Recode, NBCUniversal invested another $200 million in BuzzFeed at the

Montreal’s Breach of Press Freedom and Privacy

In late October, the Montreal Gazette  published a story claiming that Montreal’s police spied on La Presse reporter Patrick Lagace. The Gazette, as well as The Montreal Star, outlined how the police, through court-approved search warrants, spied on Lagace through his phone, gaining access to

United Government, Divided Public Opinion

Anyone who follows American current events is well aware that political parties have become stronger and increasingly more polarized in recent years. In the aftermath of one of the most controversial and unpredictable general election upsets in recent history, the Republicans now have confirmed control of