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I believe…now

“I believe that journalists have the power to sway people’s opinions and this should not be taken lightly.”   After learning more about the art of journalism this semester, this statement has a new meaning to me. Yes, I still believe journalists have the power to sway people’s opinions. But how much should they really use that […]

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Behind the Scenes of Google Maps

In this article from The Atlantic, journalist Alexis Madrigal shares his experience visiting with the “Ground Truth” team at Google which is a team involved in the development of Google Maps. Madrigal explains the process he observed as a Google engineer created a new map and massaged the data to correct any imperfections. Like Madrigal, I […]

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