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What if you could experience a story with your entire body, not just with your mind? Nonny de la Peña is working on a new form of journalism that combines traditional reporting with emerging virtual reality technology to put the audience inside the story. The result is an evocative experience that de la Peña hopes will help people understand the news in a brand new way.

Content marketing guidelines 2016 2017 from Steven Van Belleghem

Content marketing is still hot. The bad news: many marketers think content marketing is about spamming people on social networks. 10 insights on content creation by Steven Van Belleghem,

Planning For The Future of Planning from Charlie Quirk

Interesting thoughts by Charlie Quirk

Search engines have become our most trusted sources of information and arbiters of truth. But can we ever get an unbiased search result? Swedish author and journalist Andreas Ekström argues that such a thing is a philosophical impossibility. In this thoughtful talk, he calls on us to strengthen the bonds between technology and the humanities, and he reminds us that behind every algorithm is a set of personal beliefs that no code can ever completely eradicate.

Anil Dash, co-founder of ThinkUp, explained how even the smallest details of our work shape not only our businesses, but the culture around us. This presents us with a unique opportunity, as he said, “When we say ‘somebody ought to do something,’ here’s a chance for us to show our values.”

Aboard an overloaded ship carrying more than 500 refugees, a young woman becomes an unlikely hero. This single, powerful story, told by Melissa Fleming of the UN’s refugee agency, gives a human face to the sheer numbers of human beings trying to escape to better lives … as the refugee ships keep coming ..

Activate Tech and Media Outlook 2016 from Activate

The 9 most important insights for tech and media in 2016 according to Activate