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Ugh…another article on the future of newspapers.

ShareTweet If the topic didn’t have to do with the future of their own industry, I highly doubt journalists would be writing so many damn stories about the future of newspapers (here and here and here for starters). However, being … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: My List of Best-of-2008 Lists

ShareTweet Happy New Year and here’s to a better year in 2009. Until then, I hope you enjoy some of my favorite tributes to 2008: – The P.U.-litzer Prizes from AlterNet recognize some of the U.S. media’s worst moments in … Continue reading

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Are we all going dumb?

ShareTweet I must admit, I have a slight fear that the makers of Idiocracy have a point. With the downward spiral we’re facing in the economy, and craigslist shredding the news media’s business model, it can feel like we’re rapidly … Continue reading

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With swarms of customizable news sites, NowPublic dives in

ShareTweet Like many others this week, I was a bit downhearted to see Google search‘s interactive features. Clearly it’s the way the tide is shifting, but I enjoy the clean simple look of Google search, plus I enjoy the challenge … Continue reading

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The Power of Elections

ShareTweet Just attended an interesting event in NY featuring photojounalists launching an exhibit and auction with elections photos from around the world over the last 40 years. It was fascinating to hear them talk about their experiences getting the photos … Continue reading

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The best example of citizen journalism

ShareTweet Read this great article by Jessica Weiss on citizen journalism at its best … http://tinyurl.com/4gfzza

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the online masses correcting big business?

ShareTweet I am curious about the increasingly familiar crash of big business. Big media are falling to their knees with free advertising on craigslist.com and audience numbers dropping with widespread access to information online. Wall Street seems to be following … Continue reading

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