Attending the Society of Editors* conference on November 10 and 11 meant a trip back to my old stamping ground of Southampton. I spent several years there in the ’90s with the Southern Daily Echo (editor Ian Murray completed his term as SoE president this month) and it was good to go back – not least to see how much the city has prospered since my last visit. 1,335 more words
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Well, it’s been some time since I’ve posted. You know how things go. You get busy. Time flies. And yet here we are again.
Another unit within my local union is made up of the staff of the… 362 more words
The Future of News is here. But understanding the Future of News depends on understanding the relationship between facts, analysis, value, and incentive.
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Traditionally “audiences” have been passive receivers of information from mass news media apart from the odd letter to the editor. However two of Australia’s leading media professionals interviewed in recent blog posts both agreed that social media are impacting the news by giving “citizens” a voice. 254 more words