PROJECT TITLE

Videobite – Stimulating User Engagement Through Newsworthy Stories Based on Short Online Videos

SHORT DESCRIPTION

This project aims to research and develop news engagement strategies by means of the development of a free on-line platform that allows users to create and share news video remixes on social networks. Users will be able to create their own online videos (U.G.C.) based on audio-visual content made available by the Cofina journalists in the platform.

DATES

may -2018 – june 2019

TOTAL FUNDING

~200.000€ €

DigiMedia FUNDING

45.150€

FUNDING SOURCE

International Private – Digital News Innovation Fund [1]

REFERENCE

VideoBite (Round 3) [2]

MAIN DIGIMEDIA R&D GROUP

Social ITV

DIGIMEDIA COORDINATOR

Pedro Almeida

DIGIMEDIA TEAM

Researchers: Pedro Beça, Jorge Ferraz de Abreu;
Grantees: Carlos Silva, Arthur Pedrozo.

PARTNERS

Cofina, Google, Brightpixel

PROJECT URL

Available at: [3]

CO-FINANCED BY

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