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How a mural 'newspaper' shares people's views about newsworthiness

by Ioan Pupila 2 days ago

How to create an offline democratic space, where people have the opportunity to share their views on news media portray? A small Romanian city seem to have found the right answer: a black wall where anyone can express their views using chalk, written words and drawings, called the 'Horizontal Newspaper'.Placed in Sibiu city center, near biggest theatre venue, the Horizontal Newspaper is a public wall that documents actual news and events that can be local, national, but also international. Though it originally started as an art project by native artist Dan Perjovschi, everyone is now invited to draw or prepare stencils and contribute to the content. Photo: Dan Claudiu Buzdugan / IndieFrame The newspaper is curated by artists and has an ephemeral perspective, for as long as t

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New protests against Syria strikes in Athens, Greece [Photos]

by Ioan Pupila 3 days ago

Protesters from the communist-affiliated trade union PAME marched in Athens, Greece, rallied against bombing led in Syria by NATO forces - 17th of April 2018Hundreds pass the US Embassy near the center of Athens Tuesday evening during a demonstration against recent air strikes on Syria by the United States, Britain and France.Graffiti message left by the demonstrators on a traffic sign near US Embassy in AthensIt was the second anti-war rally in as many days :: All photos on IndieFrame by Giorgos Panagakis :: Read more about Athen's riots against Syrian Strikes on IndieFrame blog. 

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Smartphone Photos from Spotlight Bucharest International Light Festival 2018

by Ioan Pupila 3 days ago

IndieFrame smartphone reporters were present at the 4th edition of Spotlight Festival in Bucharest, Romania - a celebration of visual arts and light shows in public spaces. See some of the best iconic building projection moments, captured on their IndieFrame App cameras:Photo: Leulo / IndieFramePhoto: Andrei Barbulescu / IndieFrame:: see opening video here ::Photo: Alinap / IndieFramePhoto: Casian / IndieFramePhoto: Loredana Buzea / IndieFramePhoto: Leulo / IndieFrameThank you everyone for uploading amazing photos and videos from the event. You can always upload, should and monetise on:Android: https://goo.gl/mldHF4iOS: https://goo.gl/VkFXIADesktop: indieframe.comCover Photo: Andrei Barbulescu

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#OK18 Danish public employees demo in pictures

by Ioan Pupila 4 days ago

Denmark Nurses Union (DSR) demo in Sankt Annæ Plads, Copenhagen - Uploaded on 17.04.2018 by lcvibild / IndieFrame.comAnders Bondo Christensen, Head of Teachers Union in Denmark - Uploaded on 17.04.2018 by lcvibild / IndieFrame.comWomen carry 'En løsning for alle' OK18 message of public employees unions to Danish Government - Uploaded on 17.04.2018 by lcvibild / IndieFrame.comWomen record demo on smartphone during OK18 in Copenhagen - Uploaded on 17.04.2018 by lcvibild / IndieFrame.com:: See all photos from IndieFrame reporter Lars Christian Vibild here:: See more photos and videos about OK18 on IndieFrame

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Data security on IndieFrame

by Adam W 4 days ago

Data security is becoming more important than ever. Whether regimes are interested in knowing your opinions and movements, or private companies are interested in gathering your information and selling them or using them to create commercials, the ways we can be monitored and our information can be harvested are unprecedented in history. Even when using secure platforms like Indieframe, there is still room for mistakes we can all make. Here are three ways you can protect yourself while using Indieframe, if this is a concern of yours.  1. Turn off geolocation on your phone when using the app. Geolocation is the identification or estimation of your real-world geographic location, which can be necessary when using specific apps. When turning it off, your location is not embedded

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'Slumboat' returns on Thames: Exclusive health hazard photos from IndieFrame smartphone reporter

by Ioan Pupila 4 days ago

Former Airbnb-listed Thames houseboat investigated by BBC journalists in 2016, was recently spotted having cabins for rent from £300 per month near Hampton Court Palace - London. According to IndieFrame user मारिअस फ्लोरिन©, cabins are still rented by owner Alistair Trotman in extremely bad conditions: photos taken two months ago inside the boat show dirty toilets, no showers and current water, and health safety hazards.Photo: indieframe.comSmartphone reporter says at the time (23rd Feb. 2018), several people who desperately needed a place to stay on a budget in London accepted to live there: ''Lots of people living in this boat in this condition. England. That owner Alistair Trotman is an ex cop rented for 300£ maybe more one Cabin on this

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Barcelona huge rally demands freedom for jailed Catalan leaders [Photos]

by Ioan Pupila 6 days ago

Huge demo filled streets on Barcelona today, 15.04.2018 for '#UsVolemACasa' (WeWantYouHome): over 300K joined the rally that wants Puidgemont and other Catalan leaders free of charges and imprisonment after Catalan independent elections. Here's a report of the day in photos from IndieFrame Danish reporter in Catalonia, Helle Kettner©: Former persident of Catalonia, Artur Mas, and the former mayor of Barcelona, Xavier Trias, join the 'UsVolemACasa' demonstration for freedom:: Get Photo Rights :: Around 300K participated in Barcelona rally according to CatalanNews:: see full video before the march started here:: connect with our UGC reporters on ip[at]indieframe.com'Respect rights and freedom: We want them home' banner says

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US, EU and UK flags burn in Athens in anti #SyriaStrike demo

by Ioan Pupila 6 days ago

Athens, Greece 14.04.2018 - Thousands marched to the US embassy during an anti-war rally opposing the NATO military strikes by western countries in Syria. Photos by Giorgos Panagakis© / IndieFrame Protesters carried Communist Party flags and asked for no military intervention in Syria  [Get Photo Rights]A protester holds a burning U.S. flag during a rally outside the U.S. embassy in Athens, Saturday, April 14, 2018. [Get Photo Rights]Protesters also burnt EU and United Kingdom flags during the Athens march against Syria attacks [Get Photo Rights]Protester burns Great Britain's flag in Athens, 14.04.2018 [Get Photo Rights]:: Share IndieFrame tweet on Athens demo against Syria Strikes:: See all demo photos by Giorgos Panagakis on IndieFrame

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Over 1000 children abducted in Nigeria since 2013: Unicef report on Boko Haram

by Ioan Pupila 1 week ago

As Nigeria prepares to mark the fourth anniversary of the Chibok kidnapping, UNICEF reported today that over 1 000 children have been abducted by Boko Haram group since 2013.According to the child protection organisation:The Boko Haram crisis has forced 1.4 million children to flee their homes.Children used as weapons: Nearly 1 out of every 4 suicide bombers is a child.At least 2 295 teachers have been killed and more than 1 400 schools destroyed by the Islamist extremists since the conflict started in 2009.Of the 276 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram from the northeastern town of Chibok on April 14, 2014, over 100 are still missing.Cover photo by Lise-e© on IndieFrame :: graffiti representing missing Chibok girls in Nigeria, 2014

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Lesbian couple shares Copenhagen wedding photos forbidden on Russian social media

by Ioan Pupila 1 week ago

Olga and Irina traveled from Russia to Denmark in 2016 to officially get married. Their love story is unique, but in a broader sense, iconic for what many Russian LGBTQ confront in their home country regarding sexual rights and freedom of expression. They chose to exclusively share their Copenhagen wedding photos on IndieFrame [ under their common profile name Wasp] , as their photo-memories are illegal to store & share in today's Russia:''It was an unforgettable day, that started our life as a family in Copenhagen''“Copenhagen is the hub of freedom for gay and lesbian couples from all over the world who want to get married. Russian law strictly forbids gay marriages, and the level of homophobia in Russian society is very high”“It is not possible to share our memories of our

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