The launch of the new software generation DIALOG 5.0 has begun.The multichannel publishing system enables the cross-linking of print, online and other publication channels from one system. DIALOG covers every process from the editorial planning, production and production control through to marketing. ...more
Professor Thomas Breyer-Mayländer, who teaches media management at the University of Offenburg, outlined the latest developments within so-called data and robot journalism at the Funkinform Media Day. According to Professor Breyer-Mayländer, the term ‚robot journalism‘, in particular, easily creates a false picture, as though in the near future there will be a kind of robot waiting to take its place at the editorial desk. ...more
Innovations in the media industry took centre stage this year at the Funkinform Media Day. In doing so, the conference once again proved to be an important industry get-together. Moderated by Funkinform CEO, Jens Seidel, practitioners from newspaper publishers exchanged ideas with researchers, developers and business advisors about future questions relating to the media industry. ...more
In light of falling print runs and declining advertising revenues in the traditional product areas, the findings of Hamburg researchers in recent weeks present a key question for the future of publishing houses: how big is the digital market for newspapers and magazines in reality and what prices can be achieved in such a marketplace? ...more
Google, known for its successful products and strength of innovation, has developed a workshop concept for helping other teams to arrive at new ideas and to pursue unusual paths. Kerstin Saathoff presents the Google concept to publishing companies on request, thereby helping them to learn how to be creative. ...more
Professor Christof Seeger from the Stuttgart Media University focusses on advertising forms for mobile devices. For there is still considerable potential in this area. In fact, mobile advertising currently accounts for less than two percent of the entire advertising market of over 15 billion euros. ...more
DIALOG - ideally suited for advertising papers and weekly newspapers!
Free newspapers place different requirements on publishing systems than daily newspapers. Funkinform caters to these requirements with its DIALOG editing and advertising system. Against a backdrop of various production and publication methods in comparison with daily newspapers, DIALOG offers tools specially designed to effectively implement tasks and workflows. ...more