journalism


The story is bigger than me – interview with Abdi Latif Dahir

  Abdi Latif Dahir is a journalist, born in Nairobi and raised in Somalia, who has recently become the East Africa Correspondent at the New York Times. At the TEDxVienna Conference “About Time”, he delivered a speech about how to create beautiful moments and capture them in your memory, even though […]


Drifting along the Flood of Information: The paradox of human newspapers in a Big Data Society

Bigger, faster, stronger: This is how the Big Data Society appears to be. More interactive, more interconnected, offering humanity innumerable opportunities to fish out of the information flood we are drifting along. Thus it raises the unprecedented necessity to use newspapers as filters in order to pull out relevant and […]


Karim El-Gawhary – The Arab Spring 1

  About the talk 2 days after Muammar al-Gaddafi’s death Karim El-Gawhary had to be present in Tunisia due to the first democratic elections and the dramatic incident in Libya. Nevertheless El-Gawhary gave us a Skype interview about the Arabic Spring, the role of Social Media and ‘I Like’ Generation.