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Interviews by Paulo Nuno Vicente on foreign reporting

Paulo Nuno Vicente, currently visiting UT Austin from the Digital Media PhD program in Lisbon, is conducting a series of interviews on “International Journalism/Foreign Reporting in the Age of Digital Networks.”  The interviews are posted on his blog, Digital Storytellers. … Continue reading

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Conference call for Law Section, IAMCR 2011

Calls for papers are out for the 2011 conference of the International Association of Media and Communication Research, July 13-17 in Istanbul, Turkey. The theme of the 2011 conference of the International Association of Media and Communication Research is “Cities, … Continue reading

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UTEN sweep of digital media companies

In cooperation between CoLab’s academic and commercialization programs, a team from UT Austin will go to Portugal during the week of March 1-7 to meet with digital media entrepreneurs and startups. The team will offer expert feedback on products and … Continue reading

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Outcomes from the Interface Design for Mobile Devices workshop

An outcomes document from the Interface Design for Mobile Devices workshop is now available [5.7 MB PDF]. Teams developed projects in user interface design and information structures for using mobile devices to explore a physical location, the Serralves Foundation in … Continue reading

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Flow Conference 2008

If you can’t be in Porto for Future Places during the second week of October, consider attending the Flow Conference at UT Austin instead. The Flow Conference is organized as a set of roundtable discussions rather than as a traditional … Continue reading

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Follow us on Twitter

Twitter, the microblogging tool, is not only a handy way to keep up with your friend’s breakfast, your friend’s cat, and your friend’s cat’s breakfast. Now you can also use it to keep up with activities of the UT Austin|Portugal … Continue reading

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“Internet policy for the next administration” at UT, April 21

Mark Rotenberg of the Electronic Privacy Information Center and Howard Shelanski of the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology will be featured speakers at an event next Monday at the LBJ Library at UT. The next President’s policy team will … Continue reading

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Digital Media Entrepreneurship Workshop in Austin

Starting April 24 and running weekly through June 12th, the Austin chapter of the Rice Alliance is offering a workshop on how to start and grow a digital media company. It will be Thursday afternoons from 4:00 to 6:00 PM … Continue reading

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Digital media events in Portugal and Austin

On the heels of SXSW Interactive 2008, it’s time to look ahead to other events coming up in Portugal and Austin. Ana already mentioned Offf 2008, the “International Festival for the Post-Digital Creation Culture” which is moving from its usual … Continue reading

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Interactive documentaries from the 2007 Porto workshop

Last summer Karen Kocher of the UT Austin Dept. of Radio, Television and Film conducted a week-long short course in interactive documentary in Porto, Portugal. Sixteen participants produced seven short documentaries about Porto inspired by the silent-era “city symphony” tradition. … Continue reading

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