Month: November 2011

  • Why newsrooms suck at digital first

    “Newspapers as a distribution system just aren’t equipped to handle news as a process; printing a single version of a news event with no links and no updates (until at least the following day) fundamentally doesn’t make sense in today’s news environment. Looking at the news from a logger’s point of view — as an…

  • The most terrifying thing yet about the Internet

    “Television is the first truly democratic culture – the first culture available to everybody and entirely governed by what the people want. The most terrifying thing is what people do want.” — Clive Barnes He said the above about television, but it’s better applied to the Internet. Thanks to Trish Jones, Chief Emerging Technologies Officer,…

  • On being good at one thing

    Perfect example of how, by following one thing more closely than anyone else, you can become the go to source for news: Nov 22 13:49:19 via webJay Rosen jayrosen_nyu