Monthly Archives: December 2009

Pew: The New News Audience

From the folks at the Pew Research Center, here is their: “12 Ways the consumer has changed in the digital age.” Among the findings: Americans are losing faith in the print and TV story, they’re shifting to the Web to … Continue reading

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Rosen & Shirky from “Journalism Primary Sources”

Here’s the first in a series of fascinating conversations between NYU’s Jay Rosen and Clay Shirky, author of “Here Comes Everybody” on the future of journalism in the digital age:

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Shafer: Digital Tablets Won’t Save Magazines & Newspapers

In Jack Shafer’s piece on Slate, he compares today’s digital tablets with CD-ROMs of the nineties, and says: “As publishers create tablet formats and iPhone apps, they vow they won’t repeat the mistake they made with the Web by giving … Continue reading

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Herb Gold. A real gentleman.

During production for our new documentary about Key West, “Bohemia in the Tropics,” we flew to San Francisco to interview Herb Gold, author of the book “Bohemia: Where Art, Angst, Love and Strong Coffee Meet.” Now in his eighties, Gold … Continue reading

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Virgin Islands National Park

Knockemdown photos of Virgin Islands National Park on the island of St. John will be featured in the winter newsletter of the National Parks Conservation Association.

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NY Times & Digital Integration

From Editor Bill Keller’s speech at the Nieman Lab in Oct. to the NY Times digital group: See more Nieman Journalism Lab videos here: http://vimeo.com/7166514

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Nieman Foundation Reports on Social Media

From the Nieman report, “Digital Media’s Key to Success”: Value comes from providing people with the ability to interact and in finding ways to spur more and better content in partnership with community members. See a full list of reports … Continue reading

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NewBizNews Conference Videos

Click here and scroll down to see presentation videos on hyperlocal news sites: http://newsinnovation.com/

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New Biz Models for News

From Jeff Jarvis’ blog: http://www.buzzmachine.com/2009/12/07/the-near-future/

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On The Future of Journalism

From Columbia Journalism Review: The Reconstruction of American Journalism http://www.cjr.org/reconstruction/the_reconstruction_of_american.php NYT R&D guy Nick Bilton on the future of storytelling: http://blog.metaprinter.com/2009/03/nick-bilton-keynote-oreilly-tools-of-change-2009/

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