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Behind the Scenes of WBUR, Boston’s NPR News Station

Bob Oakes’ familiar and steady voice echoes through countless Greater Boston homes, vehicles, and offices every morning thanks to WBUR’s broadcast of the popular news radio show Morning Edition. Morning Edition airs on more than 600 National Public Radio (NPR) stations across the United States, and around the globe on NPR’s international services. Each NPR member[…]

Future Cast: Will Robots Replace Journalists like Toll Collectors?

By Maryanne Keeney, Principal of MKPR, LLC, (www.mkpr.com, @Mayne) and Loring Barnes, APR, Founder of Clarity Group (www.claritygroup.com, @loringbarnes). No robots were involved in creating this content. Will robots be the future of journalism? Before you discount that proposition consider this: the LA Times and AP have already incorporated robots into their news reporting operations.[…]