The Tablet Takeover Is Here — Let’s Take a Look

View full story on Newsy Blog. The computer world is experiencing a tablet takeover – and the PC world as we know it may be fading away. At least, that’s what the latest numbers show after the first quarter this year. The latest IDC report shows a significant surge of 142.4 percent in global salesContinue reading “The Tablet Takeover Is Here — Let’s Take a Look”

Living in a Smartphone World

Covering a hot topic in the tech world, I researched and wrote this blogpost for Newsy. Read the article on the Newsy Blog. It’s official – smartphones have taken over. The first quarter of 2013 marks the first time smartphones out-shipped feature phones. The latest International Data Corporation report shows out of the 418.6 millionContinue reading “Living in a Smartphone World”

MU Campus and Lee Elementary Named Food Deserts

*I am innovating the broadcast newsroom with multimedia content and online exclusive coverage at KOMU-8 News in Columbia, Mo. This story offers an in-depth text story, accompanied by a video and two map graphics to provide a comprehensive package. In the first 24 hours after posting this story to, it received over 220 pageContinue reading “MU Campus and Lee Elementary Named Food Deserts”

No. 10 Mizzou softball blasts a 7-0 win over No. 18 Baylor for series sweep

By Barbara Maningat Missouri Tiger bats were slow to make noise this series – but they wasted no time in Game 3. The Tigers blasted seven straight unanswered runs in the first two innings, completing the series sweep with a shutout over the Baylor Bears on Sunday, 7-0. This game extended Missouri’s home winning streakContinue reading “No. 10 Mizzou softball blasts a 7-0 win over No. 18 Baylor for series sweep”

Hudson’s grand slam adds second Missouri win over Baylor

By Barbara Maningat Before the sixth inning, the Missouri Tigers only had two hits – until their bats came alive. Hudson hit a grand slam that swung the Tigers ahead to a 4-2 victory in Game 2 over the Baylor Bears. The Bears scored first with a two-run homer by pinch hitter Shelbi Redfearn inContinue reading “Hudson’s grand slam adds second Missouri win over Baylor”