Mark Zuckerberg says it's time for Facebook to eschew the current zeitgeist of nationalism, and become a tool for uniting global communities. Say what?
It's hard to imagine two sites more different than Gawker and Craigslist, or two people more diametrically opposed than their founders. But each, in their own way, have shaped the journalism of today.
The news media landscape is changing. Rapidly. As digital media brings much good to the citizens how are the political elites using it to control the message?
Last week the news broke that CHCH, a TV station in Hamilton, was slashing its local coverage and firing most of its staff. Was it due to the availability of free alternatives? Not a chance.
Is the New York Times newsrooms coddled when it comes to issues of online journalism?
I devoured the New York Times report, Innovation, and was gobsmacked by how coddled NYT journalists are when it comes to dealing with the issues of online journalism.