It’s time to revisit the report from the Knight Commission on Information Needs and recognize what’s been accomplished while determining what needs to happen next.
Here it is — the slide deck from a presentation made to Your Town Alabama on branding and social media. There are also additional links to help to answer questions posed during and after the talk.
We are living a future predicted by a short-lived, mid-80s, cultural phenomenon. It’s scary, but it also means we know we have the opportunity to think about how to keep ourselves from living it exactly as it was written — and soon.
I’m not really sure if these new live streaming apps are transformative or if they’re informative and influential in terms of how the existing ones will evolve over time.
NPR One is the latest iteration of what could be a useful tool for exploration of new shows and ideas. Let’s hope we give them the chance to push it forward.