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USC Annenberg Communication Student Redesigns Stunt Person Industry

Two days before the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards’ Los Angeles regional competition in October 2014, USC Annenberg junior Hunter Crowder wasn’t even registered to participate. “I just didn’t think I was ready for something that big. Stunt Players was just a … Continue reading

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Read/Write the World: The Future of Storytelling

By Geoffrey Long* In the Annenberg Innovation Lab’s Edison Project, we argue that the media and entertainment industry is experiencing its biggest changes since Thomas Edison invented the Kinetoscope. A big part of this is the “screens” we use. Desktops … Continue reading

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Annenberg Innovation Lab and Blackstone Launchpad to Host Google TV Hackathon

USC’s Blackstone Launchpad has teamed with Google and local mobile platform development startup Victorious to host a Google TV hackathon at USC Annenberg this Saturday, February 7, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. YouTube celebrity and USC Cinematic Arts alumnus … Continue reading

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Quoted: USC Annenberg in the News

At USC Annenberg, we don’t just cover the news, we make it. “Quoted: USC Annenberg in the News” gathers a selection of the week’s news stories featuring and written by Annenberg’s leaders, faculty, staff and others. Journalism Schools Add Courses … Continue reading

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Quoted: USC Annenberg in the News

At USC Annenberg, we don’t just cover the news, we make it. “Quoted: USC Annenberg in the News” gathers a selection of the week’s news stories featuring and written by Annenberg’s leaders, faculty, staff and others. Magazine’s Account of Gang … Continue reading

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Annenberg in LA: Leimert Phone Company Honors the Past and Embraces the Future

Since 2012, Annenberg Professor Francois Bar, the Annenberg Innovation Lab and an entire community of artists, musicians and creators in Leimert Park have been working together to find ways to preserve the history and culture of the area, as well … Continue reading

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Digital Hollywood 2014: Annenberg Innovation Lab Talks Spreadable Content and Fan Engagement

Researchers from the Annenberg Innovation Lab spoke on a panel at the 2014 Digital Hollywood fall conference on Oct. 21 to discuss “re-imagining the entertainment Industry” through assessing the “spreadability” of content, looking at how fans engage with content and … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg: New Building, New Program, New Era

A new era has commenced at USC Annenberg, complete with a new building that Professor Larry Gross called “the perfect instrument for research, for teaching, for scholarship, for journalism that fits the 21st century.” And a big part of that, … Continue reading

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Annenberg Innovation Lab Featured On KABC-TV

USC Annenberg Innovation Lab was recently featured on KABC-TV when they hosted a group of kids from Jr. CEOs, a program for aspiring entrepreneurs. Doctoral candidate Francesca Marie Smith pointed out that kids “are not necessarily constrained by what we … Continue reading

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Geoffrey Long Talks To Los Angeles Times About Twitter And Television

Geoffrey Long, a technical director and research fellow at the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article about the growing presence of Twitter in television promotion. “What has popped up in the last five years … Continue reading

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