La frase del día

viernes, 7 de noviembre de 2008

The future of News: The People Formerly Known as the Audience (Panel 1)

(From Princeton University Center for Information Technology Policy)

How effectively can users collectively create and filter the stream of news information? How much of journalism can or will be "devolved" from professionals to networks of amateurs? What new challenges do these collective modes of news production create? Could informal flows of information in online social networks challenge the idea of "news" as we know it? Dan Gillmor, Director of the new Knight Center for Digital Media Entrepreneurship at Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Steve Boriss, The Future of News blog and Reihan Salam, The Atlantic. Enjoy!