I have been back to the Nieman Reports page; an article I highlighted earlier is, I see, part of a wide-ranging assessment of the news business in their Winter 2008 edition. You and I are unlikely to agree with all of it (or each other) but it is pretty thorough. Melissa Ludtke introduces: “In this issue, neuroscientists and social media analysts, digital journalism entrepreneurs and newsroom reporters and editors, explore how the best of what journalism can be can find a home in the era of digital media,” she says. Nice graffik in the piece from IFRA Newsplex, a research unit that specialises in integrating online and offline newsrooms. And in case you’re thinking: Melissa Ludtke; how do I know that name? Well, check her out.
The Search for True North