Posts tagged ‘America’

March 12, 2012

The freedom of information: Extending expertise in news features

Whilst news is constructed around a specific event and follows the criteria relating to the inverted pyramid of news writings who, what, where, when and why, the news feature is something more of a longitude,  wider picture. It is the complete story on a recent topic and while it is written with similar urgency to a typical news story, it is based around the additional facts with provide the reader with more information. This post is looking at what to include and effective examples of news features to illustrate.

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January 9, 2011

Apple Company- Timeline

Initially started in 1976 by Steven Wozniak and Steven Jobs, the company ‘Apple‘ has suffered against corporate business and individual distress to become the house-hold name it holds today as well as a business worth more than $200 billion.

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December 5, 2010

Conspiracy Theories- madness or clouded truth?

I am a bit of a geek when it comes to conspiracy theories. I enjoy others views on world events but most simply think of crop circles and Roswell when asked about conspiracy theories. There are several websites that detail Government plots, elitist groups and plans on World domination. I visited a conspiracy theorist’s website last night to watch a documentary about the conspiracies surrounding the JFK assassination but soon afterwards I was bombarded with emails from different groups talking about the most outrageous conspiracy theories that I myself, had to look out for.

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