The View from Nowhere: Questions and Answers – PressThink

These are two different ways of bidding for the confidence of the users. In the old way, one says: “I don’t have a horse in this race. I don’t have a view of the world that I’m defending. I’m just telling you the way it is, and you should accept it because I’ve done the… Continue reading The View from Nowhere: Questions and Answers – PressThink

Among the Disrupted

“What does the understanding of media contribute to the understanding of life? Journalistic institutions slowly transform themselves into silent sweatshops in which words cannot wait for thoughts, and first responses are promoted into best responses, and patience is a professional liability. As the frequency of expression grows, the force of expression diminishes: Digital expectations of… Continue reading Among the Disrupted

Vox Takes Melding of Journalism and Technology to a New Level – NYTimes.com

“Mr. Klein, hoping to avoid incrementalism — “the biggest source of waste is everything the journalist has written before today,” he said — instead wants his journalists responsible for constantly updating pages that are the ultimate resource on a topic. “It would be like a wiki page written by one person with a little attitude,”… Continue reading Vox Takes Melding of Journalism and Technology to a New Level – NYTimes.com