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Old Media vs New Media

Why the Huffington Post Can't Replace The New York Times

Steven Waldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steven Waldman

Huffington Post is a friend of mine -- I write for it. But, it is no New York Times -- nor does it attempt to be.

Could Twitter Have Saved The New York Times?

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Diane Tucker

Newspapers have great capital: talented reporters with superb rolodexes. But if the bigshots at the top don't join the rest of us in the 21st century soon, those writers will be out of work.

Newspapers: Shut 'em Down

James Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
James Moore

There comes a time to stop fretting and make a decision. The only option is to act now and take control and help the future get here ahead of schedule. Do the obvious: shut down the printing presses.

Is the Axe Headed for Newspapers?

Marisa Treviño | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Marisa Treviño

When I hear industry professionals say that people don't like to read these days, I have to wonder just how detached they are from what's going on in the world.

Huffington Post Hosts Panel Discussion On New Media And The '08 Election

Huffington Post | Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This week at the Republican National Convention, the Huffington Post hosted a panel discussion on how the new media are impacting the '08 race. Modera...

Yellow Peril Or Power? China Reconsidered (Again)

Chi Tung | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Chi Tung

American media coverage of China tends to slant one of two ways: toward fat, happy and unquestioning globalization, or small-minded, unblinking provincialism.

The Future of Media: Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying That the Internet Will Consume Print

Bob Guccione, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bob Guccione, Jr.

The future of media will boil down to, and pivot on the axis of, one thing: imagination -- how creative we are in exploiting technology and, equally important, with content.

Charlie Beckett Adds His Voice to the New Media Debate

Eric Kuhn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Kuhn

I am suggesting that new media can be an adrenaline boost, a shot in the arm to journalists, and can be a way to create a more "powerful" media.

Does Josh Marshall Believe In New Media?

Bart Motes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bart Motes

In a typically astute post about the McCain camp's crocodile tears over Sarah Palin's post-facto media vetting, Josh Marshall observes that for all th...

Inside the DNCC: Expanding the Convention's Online Reach

Aaron Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Myers

2008-08-01-videopulldncc.jpgHere's how you can stay up-to-date with the DNCC through the latest technology, and even follow reports from some of your favorite online news sources.

Artificial Dissemination

Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler

Reading The Kingmakers evokes feelings not dissimilar to watching Mike Gravel during debates: you sympathize with him, but can't help concluding that he's a few bricks short of a load.

"It Used To Be, You Didn't Want Your Website To Be That Good"

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

That was the sentence that caught me this morning at the AMC panel entitled "The Web, User-Generated Content and the Future of Journalism."