First in Asia: Ocean Park is certified by American Humane

Ocean park is the first organisation in Asia to be certified by American Humane. Ocean Park in Hong Kong has managed to become one of only six institutions in the world to be certified by Am… Source: First in Asia: Ocean Park is certified by American Humane Advertisements

Undecided voters should make a smart choice

Undecided voters should make a smart choice in supporting a pan-democratic candidate that is likely to win, says independent candidate Paul Zimmerman, who pulled out from the election two days ago. (18:29) (Reported by Alfred Lam / Edited by Jon Chan / Video edited by Natalie Wong) #hongkong #legco #election #TYRLegCo2016 Candidate List: http://tyr.journalism.hkbu.edu.hk/?p=3247

Are robot journalists real?

Edited by Choco Chan    News is not necessarily written by humans. Computers can do the job too.   Computer programs such as Automated Insights and Narrative Science have been helping media agencies like the Associated Press (AP), Forbes and Yahoo to automatically generate articles based on financial data and sport competition results.   AP…

Similarities and differences on the development of Hong Kong Identity and Taiwan Identity

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1kTyKWFh4pHW8hkAAeXQELqWN9pwk29C2hmS-NCqWkQw/edit?usp=sharing Discuss the similarities and differences on the development of Hong Kong Identity and Taiwan Identity. Choose at least two films as illustration. Written with four other members Hong Kong and Taiwan were colonised by Britain and Japan respectively in the old days. With the shared use of traditional Chinese language, the two regions are…

Does Hong Kong enjoy press freedom?

Presentation on breach of confidence and trespass: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1azmuKZrOHg8ZK-ud9qYZp33koUiaiSMhhRK02cVyQ28/edit?usp=sharing   Text by Alfred Lam and Natalie Koo Does Hong Kong enjoy press freedom? According to Online Journal of Communication and Media Technologies (as cited in Stevenson, 2004), press freedom refers to “the right to speak, broadcast or publish without prior restraint by or permission of the government,…

Defending media ethics despite today’s challenges

The practice of ethical values among journalists has become more important than ever, said a campaigner for journalist rights. Mr Aidan White, veteran journalist and director of the London-based Ethical Journalism Network, spoke on media ethics at a local university today . The corporate sector controls media with advertising, particularly as paid subscription numbers decrease,…

Wisdom reflection

  Introduction I have recently experienced duality, that is good fortune and bad luck. I have experienced the need to know destiny, that is to keep a peaceful mind in both adversity and good luck. I have learnt to practise manners even better. I have found that doing everything just right is not enough. We…

Pro-establishment campaign

Pro-establishment legislators Starry Lee, Elizabeth Quat and Regina Ip gathered outside Mei Lam Shopping Centre in Tai Wai this afternoon in support of Mr Holden Chow Ho-ding’s campaign. Chow and Lee said the campaign is critical since a silent majority of Hong Kong’s voters have not voted, quoting the fact that the voting rate was…