List of tools showcased by Mike Reilley and Victor Hernandez during #EIJ17 training workshop focusing on new and noteworthy digital storytelling applications:
Optimizing sizing of images for publishing on social platforms
Over and Adobe Post
iOS apps for layering text over images
iOS app for layering moving text over images
App and desktop version lets you create polished web stories with magazine style themes
App for converting weights, measurements
Build kick-ass maps
Create amazing visualizations in seconds
Scrape websites, baby!
Make PDF’s great again! (by scraping them)
Timelapse app from Instagram (iOS only)
Create photo bubbles on your iOS device
Create flyovers and zoom-in videos
Show 32 years of satellite imagery over a location
Simple tab in your browser that accompanies you throughout your day
iOS app displays crowd densities at various locations across urban areas
Android app ideal for guiding trainee journalists through newsgathering
Curious about how many of your followers are real?
It’s TweetDeck, but with all the important features; customization, emoji picker, download videos, filters, seamless updates, custom css, more
Spruce up your social quotes! Awesome mobile apps for capturing, highlighting and sharing screenshots of text.
iOS app that automatically stitches screenshots
iOS app that provides rich annotation for mobile content experiences
Does your FOIA have a shot?
Social video app from Apple featuring real-time caption feature for adding text to your mobile vid on the fly
Mobile video editing app with loads of templates for sharing on Snap, Instagram and Facebook
Ingests billions of live public digital signals like emergency services, social media, traffic, weather, and many other data sources to alert newsrooms with immediate insight into breaking events happening worldwide
Contains hundreds of online search resources including in-depth filtering capabilities for popular social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
Free Chrome plug-in that when activated, a robo call is placed to your phone, thus allowing you to shutdown distracting coworkers — usually standing between you and that looming deadline!
Handpicked list of insanely awesome tools and resources to help you build your digital story.
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