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Open News Editor — Storyful
As seen in:  Storyful, Huffington Post

News Director @Storyful. Formerly @DFMThunderdome, @HuffPostPol & @TBD. New media fangirl, snarky sports fan, cat lady & ONA board member.

Mandy Jenkins's Biography

Mandy Jenkins is the Open News Editor for Storyful, a 24/7 social news agency that specializes in surfacing, verifying and sharing eyewitness journalism from around the world. In her role, she oversees Storyful’s outward-facing publications and collaborations with citizen and social journalists across the industry.

Mandy was previously the Managing Editor for Digital First Media’s Project Thunderdome, overseeing daily operations for the national newsroom, which published to ...

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Heat of the Moment: TBD's Twitter Presence and the Discovery Communications Hostage Situation

Heat of the Moment: TBD's Twitter Presence and the Discovery Communications Hostage Situation

A Visual History: Chronicling Conflicts Using Social Video

blog.storyful.com — Social media has given us a front row seat to the intimate details of life inside conflict zones, pulling back the curtain in countries where information is sometimes only as good as the internet connection. As the landscape of war changes, news organizations are increasingly turning to social media to cover foreign conflict.

Sarah Glover KipCamp Instagram Presentation

slideshare.net — Published on Sarah Glover, social media editor at NBC Owned Television Stations, stops by the Ohio State's Digital Media Summit on November 18, 2014 to talk social media. With Kim Kardashian's "Kimye wedding kiss" ... Sarah Glover, social media editor at NBC Owned Television Stations, stops by the Ohio State's Digital Media Summit on November 18, 2014 to talk social media.

Lessons learned from a (briefly) disconnected life

zombiejournalism.com — For three weeks in September, I lived without a cell phone of any kind. When I was away from home or work, I was an island. This wasn't some grand experiment staged so that I could write a blog post about it and wow you all with my insights into Disconnected Life - it just happened.

Word is going around on Twitter, thanks to Rolling Stone's Tim Dickinson, that…

plus.google.com — Word is going around on Twitter, thanks to Rolling Stone's Tim Dickinson, that this Twitter user,@TheePharoah may have live-tweeted the shooting of Michael Brown in #ferguson . Working on verifying the source.

YourAnonNews (a Twitter account for Anonymous) circulated this image purporting…

plus.google.com — YourAnonNews (a Twitter account for Anonymous) circulated this image purporting to be from the Facebook page of the wife of the police chief in Ferguson, MO. The image turned out to be a hoax, though the account itself was real, belonging to Catherine Nardi, who has no connection to Ferguson.

We're looking into more details on this image, source and story from #Gaza.…

plus.google.com — We're looking into more details on this image, source and story from #Gaza . Anyone else seen more on it besides the photo? 

We're examining this extremely graphic video identified as being from the…

plus.google.com — مركز الرقة الإعلامي تابعونا على facebook.com/r.m.c.alraaqqaa تابعونا على twitter.com/rmcraqqa تابعونا على youtube.com/user/rmcalraqqa تابعونا على youtube.com...

FranceTV info has published this video reportedly depicting the Air #Algerie …

plus.google.com — FranceTV info has published this video reportedly depicting the Air #Algerie #AH5017 crash site in Mali. Does anyone have information as to the original source of the video? Was it distributed by the Burkina Faso military?

Heat of the Moment: Discovery Communications Hostage Situation

storify.com — On September 1, 2010 around 1:20 p.m., a gunman entered Discovery Communications headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland and fired a handgun. He took three people hostage, beginning a stand-off with police. TBD, which has launched less than a month before the events took place, has its first big news story.

Thunderdome Networking Breakfast and Happy Hour 4/16... Tickets, New York

eventbrite.com — PLEASE NOTE VENUE CHANGE! New venue is the Wall Street Inn (a block from DFM office). Digital First Media is closing down its national digital news hub -- Project Thunderdome -- over the coming weeks. That means that there are several dozen awesome digital journalists up for grabs.
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Mar 31, 2015

.@NiemanLab explores all of the new stuff we’re doing at @Storyful, from trends to brands & a whole lotta news niemanlab.org/2015/03/why-st…

Mar 31, 2015

Mr. Thomas Goes to Washington (and takes a selfie). All part of the @Storyful DC experience. pic.twitter.com/NJ614aZn0c

Mar 30, 2015

So I joined Facebook ten years ago today - and I'm embarrassed by just how confused I was by the whole thing. pic.twitter.com/bMCQdJUQ6o

Mar 30, 2015

Mark it down, folks: It's March 30 and we already have a "Meerkat is dead" pronouncement. bit.ly/1DkZOSl

Mar 29, 2015

The more I see this Lowe's commercial, the more I really think I need a glow in the dark cat hat. pic.twitter.com/m2xhzyV6B3

Mar 27, 2015

Day made, you guys --> RT @BoJackHorseman: @mjenkins @chelseaadelaine less prophet and more observer of the painfully obvious.

Mar 27, 2015

In which nobody knows how to respond to a fire alarm before they even reach the office. pic.twitter.com/343bTYMTMp

Mar 25, 2015

On new social platforms: You have to get in the game before there’s a plan for it. Question is where do you double-down? @alexmleo #NYDNLab



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