New digital tools every journalist should try

Eric Newton recommends some “golden oldies” tools the Knight Foundation has funded like Tor, Document Cloud and Timeline JS, in addition to eight other tools including Creatavist to create media-rich presentations, Pop to do mobile visual storytelling, Wickr to safely communicate via mobile, and Poetica to collaboratively edit docs on Gmail, WordPress and Evernote.

  1. How to show empathy in the tech (and any) industry and be really excellent to each other
  2. A primer on how to make your first Twitter bot
  3. MediaStorm’s guide to Google Docs add-ons