App reviews

Students from the Innovation Tools class and other ASU classes find, test, apply and critique news tools and techniques as a regular part of their learning. Here you’ll find their brief reviews of apps they looked at from a journalism point of view. The more suns, ☀ the better the app. The opinions expressed are the views of the authors alone. But since they are digital natives who want to tell stories, we think that means something. Every generation comes of age with a form of media in ascendance, and it is that generation which ultimately defines and deploys the new media.

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