Radio Free Asia wins at AIBs for Tiananmen e-book

Photo of protesters climbing scaffolding at the 1989 Tiananmen Square protest.

Radio Free Asia (RFA) last night won a top award for its e-book on the Tiananmen Square crackdown in 1989 in the category of innovative production technology at this year’s International Media Excellence Awards, held by the Association of International Broadcasters (AIB). The award was announced at a ceremony, also known as the AIBs, in London.

BBG Debuts New Open Source Digital Storytelling Tool

The Broadcasting Board of Governors launched KettleCorn today, a new digital tool that will allow journalists to enhance, remix and share interactive web videos by combining audio and video with live web content.