Lean Forward, Lean Back: Tablet News Experiences

A session at SXSW Interactive 2013

Friday 8th March, 2013

3:30pm to 4:30pm (CST)

Insights from the Poynter Institute's major study of news and storytelling on tablets. The study explores the way that elements of touch, gesture, interactivity and position come together to create engaging, satisfying journalism. The research combines usability testing in the U.S. and Europe with worldwide industry expertise on what it takes to create and sustain excellence in publication.

About the speakers

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Dave Stanton

Managing Developer, Smart Media Creative

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Mario Garcia

CEO, Founder, Garcia Media

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Sara Quinn

Faculty, The Poynter Institute

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  • erwin blom
  • Dave Stanton
  • Johanna Evans
  • Kenton Jacobsen
  • Leslie Turley
  • Mario Garcia
  • Oliver Lindberg
  • Jeff Putthoff, SJ
  • saraquinn

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  • Brad Nunnally
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  • Andre Passamani
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Time 3:30pm4:30pm CST

Date Fri 8th March 2013


Ballroom BC, Austin Convention Center

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