Nicholas Slayton

University of Southern California

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An Evening for Celebrating Innovation

[ona12-soundslides url=””] (This story contains an update to the winners list) Traditional news organizations shared the spotlight with start-ups as the 2012 Online Journalism Awards were presented in San Francisco…

Drones: Journalists With Flying Robots

Drones. The word brings to mind roving military machines that rain down hellfire. (Or it brings to mind their online parodies.) However, they have potential for civilian use, especially in…

What’s Trending at #ONA12: Friday Edition

We’re continuing to track what people are talking about at ONA12. Friday’s trends ranged from diversity issues and tech trends to protests and parties.

When Online Networks Connect in Person

The ONA conference is a chance for journalists from around the world to come together and discuss storytelling in the digital age. But journalists aren’t disconnected in the year between…

Trending at #ONA12

What’s Trending at #ONA12

Each day, we will be tracking what attendees are talking about at the Online News Association 2012 Conference in San Francisco. Although the conference did not officially start until Friday, Thursday saw a number of panels and meetups focused on coding, networking and exploring online tools.