links for 2007-08-24

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For all my dislike of Rosenblums often one way fits all view of videojournalism and what it can achieve, there is no doubting that CitizeNews looks like it could be a great project
(tags: [citizen]( [citizenjournalism]( [news]( [online]( [socialmedia]( [web]( [video]( [journalism](
“The genuinely local, and even better yet, hyperlocal newspapers — the ones you can pick up and see your life reflected — are very strong.” Via Howard Owens
(tags: [yelvington]( [hyperlocal]( [newspaper]( [local](
Nate Caplin has “collected the leading transcoders for Mac and Windows to compare their usability, performance, and output quality. “
(tags: [compression]( [software]( [video]( [comparison]( [encoding](

Andy goes to Africa

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Vint Cerf on the BBC

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