A blog about digital media, innovation and design.

by Maxime Loisel

Meet the Candidates

The 2020 presidential campaign is heating up in the U.S, and the New York Times just released an excellent project to help voters out. They interviewed 22 of the Democratic candidates on…

The 2020 Draft

Sometimes it doesn’t take much to make a simple idea stand out. The data journalism website FiveThirtyEight is proving it with its new video series, called ‘The 2020 Draft‘. It’s basically a…

The Sound of Atlanta

An interesting music-based interactive by The Guardian, which features a playlist of the best songs that define today’s music scene in the legendary city of Atlanta. I like the inventive user interface with…

Anatomy of a Killing

BBC News Africa released a masterpiece of visual fact-checking today, both on YouTube and Twitter. It focuses on a massacre video that recently became viral in Cameroon, where we can see a group…

RAD

RAD is Radio Canada’s news brand for young people, and it really makes me want to be a Canadian millenial. First launched as a social media experiment in 2017, RAD was built to…

Bailout Ends in Greece

Some nice multimedia reporting from the WSJ, which interviewed Greek citizens as the international bailout plan ends. Including cool video extracts inside the story.

MAD

MAD is the social-only video brand launched by Le Figaro’s women’s magazine Madame Figaro last April. The vertical, which hopes to capture the eyeballs of fashion-addict millennials, hosts several catchy video series…

Levee Wars

ProPublica excels at investigating overlooked subjects. Vox is producing some stellar video storytelling. Since 2017, the two media brands have teamed up with a very good video show inspired from ProPublica’s stories,…