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Clay Shirky and The Media Landscape

After watching Clay Shirky speak about the transforming media landscape on the always entertaining Ted Talks, I really learned a lot from him. I thought it was very interesting the way he notes that the internet is the only source of media that includes all the others. 409 more words

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Taking Alabama News Online

Today, many of Alabama’s largest print newspapers are shutting down their presses and not printing a Monday or even a Tuesday paper.  The Birmingham News, The Huntsville Times and the Mobile Press-Register aren’t being delivered to anyone’s homes this morning because their parent company, Alabama Media Group have made the collective decision for them to prioritize online distribution as opposed to putting yesterday’s news on dead trees.   1,229 more words

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Has it only been three weeks?

Taking a break from the blogosphere is like missing out on episodes on your favorite television program or letting your weekly magazines form a dusty pile in the corner of the room. 690 more words

Philosophical Musings

Credit Where It's Due

I’ve noticed a disturbing trend among a lot of local and national media outlets lately, and it isn’t one that’s improving over time. It’s taken Old Media a while to adapt to the New over the past ten or fifteen years, but they sometimes need a little help moving along.   560 more words

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Sometimes a Deal is Just a Deal

What I think we see today at The New Times is an instance of a writer and his editors trying to find a pattern where none might exist. 232 more words


Outsourcing The Local News

Two things I really like to follow is media and local gossip, so naturally I’m pretty interested in the inside baseball talk when it comes to local news.   601 more words

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