Tag Archives: Washington Post

A New Perspective on Storytelling: Snapchat’s Spectacles

Snapchat’s newest product, Spectacles, are the newer, cooler version of Google Glass. These sunglasses are an extension of Snapchat’s platform and are already gaining popularity through a scavenger-hunt marketing strategy used to sell them. This newest addition to the video-crazed social media world may be

The BizBeat – November 17, 2016

Editor’s note: After a brief, post-election hiatus, The BizBeat is back. While the media has become saturated with election and political news in the past week, the BizBeat will continue to focus on the business and organizational news affecting the media industry. Each Thursday, MediaFile’s Business section

The Week in Multimedia – November 7, 2016

The New York Times, The Washington Post, BBC News, and The New Yorker round out our top picks for this week. The New York Times – There Are Many Ways to Map Election Results. We’ve Tried Most of Them. The Times breaks down their election result maps

MediaFile History: The October Surprise

The media’s favorite phrase in the month of October was “October Surprise,” due to a promise that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange made that didn’t end up coming to fruition. But since that announcement, reporters have been running the phrase during the tumultuous final month of

After Trump: The Fracturing and the Future of the GOP

Beyond any particular party lines or staunchly-held ideologies, the indisputable fact that the GOP must now prepare to regroup, rebuild, and pick up the pieces of a party in disarray after the 2016 election. Media outlets across the nation agree that Donald J. Trump, the

The Week in Multimedia – October 27, 2016

The Washington Post, The New York Times, National Geographic, and The Atlantic round out our top picks for this week. The Washington Post – The uneasy mix of forces battling the Islamic State These maps and timelines are beautiful. They are visually appealing, flawlessly organized, and