July 30, 2017

Introducing a Breakthrough News Curation Tool for Journalist

This is the story and inspiration behind our news curation tool. We started working on ways to curate and share information back in 2001. Before browsers had tabs, we released a multi-tab browser called “optimal Desktop” that allowed users to curate and manage access to hundreds of web destinations with ease. The curated information was on the users computer, so the thought from the beginning was, how do you share this information with others?

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July 28, 2017

Story vs History

By Karan Tags: , , ,

Not all curation tools are the same. Some are built to tell a story, and some are built to record history. Our KBucket solution is built to record history. In this post, I’d like to explore the difference between these two forms of communication.

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July 17, 2017

News Consumption & User Behavior – Tips for Content Curators

Two studies, one by “The online Journalism Review” and the other by “Pew Research” investigate how users interact with news online. We want to investigate how these findings make the case for news curation, and how news curators can benefit from these findings.

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July 28, 2011

Curation and Journalism

By Karan Tags: ,

Curation is the DNA of Journalism. In a post in Open School for Journalism, curation is defined as: Collection of potential content from different writers, creative talents, and resources, such as online materials or journalists in the field Analysis of the content to determine most ethical and accurate representation of the subject matter Publication and dissemination of that content to readers, viewers or listeners

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