NPR, APM join forces with mobile app Swell

Posted: July 11, 2013

NPR and American Public Media are partnering with a new mobile app that curates talk radio and podcasts according to listener taste. Swell, which launched June 27, is the latest venture to bring digital radio programs to listeners through digital rather than terrestrial means. Continue reading

WYSO explores industrial city’s reinvention

Posted: June 4, 2013

The recession in Dayton provides the backdrop for ReInvention Stories, a multimedia Localore project that brought together the Association of Independents in Radio, a local NPR station, and a pair of Academy Award–nominated veteran documentary filmmakers. Continue reading

NPR’s Code Switch digs into racial discomfort

Posted: June 3, 2013

When Southern country singer Brad Paisley shared his awkward view of race relations in his controversial song “Accidental Racist” last month, the team at NPR’s Code Switch couldn’t have asked for better timing. The unit devoted to multimedia reporting and … Continue reading