Web 3.0 and Dutch journalism by Raymond Franz

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Presentation on invitation of the Dutch Association of Journalists (NVJ) about the impact of Web 3.0 on the news industry in the Netherlands

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Web 3.0 and Dutch journalism by Raymond Franz

  1. 1. WHAT WEB3 MEANS FOR JOURNALISM IN THE NETHERLANDS Web3, hype or vision?
  2. 2. Who says? <ul><li>RAYMOND FRANZ </li></ul><ul><li>DIRECTEUR / OPRICHTER VAN TRENDLIGHT </li></ul><ul><li>EN </li></ul><ul><li>TALKINGTRENDS </li></ul><ul><li>INITIATIEFNEMER VAN OPEN SAHARA </li></ul><ul><li>MEDIAFIEL </li></ul>
  3. 3. Hype or vision ? <ul><li>Here comes another bubble </li></ul>
  4. 4. Web1……Que? <ul><li>web of documents </li></ul><ul><li>web of hyperlinks </li></ul><ul><li>web of full text search engines </li></ul><ul><li>web of push and publishers </li></ul><ul><li>the current web </li></ul>
  5. 5. Web1 <ul><li>is the current web ……minus </li></ul>
  6. 6. Web1 <ul><li>the deep web </li></ul>
  7. 7. Web1……Que? <ul><li>web of documents </li></ul><ul><li>web of hyperlinks </li></ul><ul><li>web of full text search engines </li></ul><ul><li>web of push and publishers </li></ul><ul><li>the current web minus deepweb </li></ul><ul><li>Web1 is the content web </li></ul>
  8. 8. Whatever happened to… .
  9. 9. but still alive and kicking
  10. 10. and the main business model was
  11. 11. and still is ….
  12. 12. Web2…..Que? <ul><li>web of user generated content </li></ul><ul><li>web of blogs and civil journalism </li></ul><ul><li>web of tagging and profiling </li></ul><ul><li>web of sharing </li></ul><ul><li>web of participation </li></ul><ul><li>web of standardization </li></ul>
  13. 13. Web2…..que? <ul><li>web of user generated content </li></ul><ul><li>web of blogs and civil journalism </li></ul><ul><li>web of tagging and profiling </li></ul><ul><li>web of sharing </li></ul><ul><li>web of participation </li></ul><ul><li>web of standardization </li></ul><ul><li>web2 is a social web </li></ul>
  14. 14. was Second Life a Web2 hype?
  15. 15. is Wiki the Web2 killerapp ? <ul><li>Is it Web2? </li></ul><ul><li>Does it matter? </li></ul>
  16. 16. Or…..?
  17. 17. Before we’ll go to web3….. <ul><li>the main trends </li></ul><ul><li>from visual to virtual to artificial intelligence </li></ul><ul><li>expert systems </li></ul><ul><li>green computing </li></ul><ul><li>user controlled open internet identity </li></ul><ul><li>mobility </li></ul><ul><li>integrated social networking </li></ul><ul><li>hyper local as well as international </li></ul>
  18. 18. and ……! <ul><li>open source, open data, open content </li></ul><ul><li>software as a service </li></ul><ul><li>personal entrepreneurship </li></ul><ul><li>semantic web </li></ul><ul><li>CHANGING BUSINESSMODELS </li></ul>
  19. 19. Now what’s the semantic web…? <ul><li>From unstructured content to structured data </li></ul><ul><li>by semantic classification </li></ul>
  20. 20. Now what’s the semantic web…? <ul><li>From unstructured content to structured data </li></ul><ul><li>by semantic classification </li></ul><ul><li>Thanx for explaining </li></ul><ul><li>but </li></ul><ul><li>how does it works for me ? </li></ul>
  21. 21. Now what’s that semantic web..? <ul><li>Washington Post and Gnosis </li></ul><ul><li>Get the intrinsic information out of the content </li></ul><ul><li>persons </li></ul><ul><li>places </li></ul><ul><li>dates and amounts </li></ul><ul><li>topics </li></ul><ul><li>sentiments and opinions </li></ul><ul><li>tone </li></ul>
  22. 22. Now what’s that semantic web..? <ul><li>…… .and relate this with other structured data like: </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Google Earth </li></ul><ul><li>Open Congress </li></ul><ul><li>NYTimes </li></ul><ul><li>…… . </li></ul><ul><li>Blogging with Zemanta </li></ul>
  23. 23. Now what’s that semantic web..? <ul><li>and relate everything to everything ….. </li></ul>
  24. 24. Now what’s that semantic web..? <ul><li>Is it rocket science? </li></ul>
  25. 25. Now what’s that semantic web..? <ul><li>Well…….it needs </li></ul><ul><li>RDF’s </li></ul><ul><li>OWL’s </li></ul><ul><li>SPARQL’s </li></ul><ul><li>FOAF’s </li></ul><ul><li>XDI </li></ul><ul><li>But it’s all taken care of by W3C.org (and others) </li></ul>
  26. 26. a glimp on an ontology (geopolitics)
  27. 27. a glimp on an ontology (geopolitics)
  28. 28. a glimp on an ontology (geopolitics)
  29. 29. Now what’s that semantic web..? <ul><li>it also needs </li></ul><ul><li>open source data </li></ul><ul><li>open source software </li></ul><ul><li>open source databases </li></ul><ul><li>open source platforms </li></ul><ul><li>but it’s already there </li></ul>
  30. 30. Now what’s that semantic web..? <ul><li>but most of all </li></ul><ul><li>it needs…. </li></ul>
  31. 31. <ul><li>YOU! </li></ul>
  32. 32. To build the newspapers of tomorrow <ul><li>like </li></ul><ul><li>Silobreaker </li></ul><ul><li>Everyblock </li></ul><ul><li>to use </li></ul><ul><li>OpenCongress </li></ul><ul><li> ThinkBase </li></ul>
  33. 33. So what is the problem?
  34. 34. <ul><li>YOU ARE! </li></ul>
  35. 35. Why you are? <ul><li>open your content </li></ul><ul><li>think about new business models </li></ul><ul><li>develop a vision </li></ul><ul><li>communicate it </li></ul><ul><li>train yourself and your staff </li></ul><ul><li>USE ! </li></ul><ul><li>ACT ! </li></ul>
  36. 36. BUT YOU DON’T !
  37. 37. and now back to the Netherlands
  38. 38. to be sure … I love paper! my subscriptions
  39. 39. journalism under pressure <ul><li>external reasons </li></ul><ul><li>aging target group </li></ul><ul><li>declining subscriptions </li></ul><ul><li>declining advertising income </li></ul><ul><li>scaling </li></ul><ul><li>increasing competition on the web </li></ul><ul><li>mutual competition </li></ul><ul><li>economic crisis </li></ul>
  40. 40. journalism under pressure <ul><li>social reasons </li></ul><ul><li>opinions became more important then facts </li></ul><ul><li>interpretations are weak and cowardly </li></ul><ul><li>communication business professionalize </li></ul><ul><li>Journalists are liberal and elitists </li></ul><ul><li>public broadcasters are even worse </li></ul><ul><li>incident driven </li></ul><ul><li>increasing population of half-thinkers </li></ul>
  41. 41. Great analysis
  42. 42. Great analysis
  43. 43. Great analysis
  44. 44. journalism under pressure <ul><li>but journalists react: </li></ul><ul><li>adaptive </li></ul><ul><li>defensive </li></ul>
  45. 45. journalism under pressure <ul><li>but journalists react: </li></ul><ul><li>adaptive </li></ul><ul><li>defensive </li></ul><ul><li>and has a hopeless romantic perception </li></ul><ul><li>of their own role in society </li></ul>
  46. 46. let’s get this straight <ul><li>there are earning models on the web </li></ul><ul><li>copyrights are not the solution but the problem </li></ul><ul><li>regulate the Web….forget it! </li></ul><ul><li>mobility / glasfiber….embrace! </li></ul><ul><li>consumers will not pay for news content </li></ul><ul><li>don’t make communities…find them! </li></ul><ul><li>facilitate and checkout by succes </li></ul><ul><li>stop those little funds, stop Brinkman </li></ul><ul><li>force the government to invest in Web3 </li></ul>
  47. 47. let’s get this straight <ul><li>act with us government (like the stimulus in the US) </li></ul><ul><li>multimedia, multilanguage, connect the Netherlands </li></ul><ul><li>export content, blog in Iran </li></ul><ul><li>decommercialize the public broadcasters </li></ul><ul><li>Ned1 news, opinion and background information </li></ul><ul><li>Ned2 kids, culture, arts, movies (dump sports) </li></ul><ul><li>no market is not equal to no demand </li></ul><ul><li>make the difference, surprise, leave the center </li></ul><ul><li>no netmanagers, no horizontal programming </li></ul>
  48. 48. let’s get this straight <ul><li>subsidise broadcasters by the nfpk model </li></ul><ul><li>choose more often, balance less </li></ul><ul><li>don’t try to entertain everybody </li></ul><ul><li>regulators enough </li></ul>
  49. 49. let’s get this straight <ul><li>open your content, your are giving it away now </li></ul><ul><li>use the business skills of others </li></ul><ul><li>blog blog blog blog </li></ul><ul><li>facilitate and support success </li></ul><ul><li>deepweb + web3 is an Eldorado for journalists </li></ul><ul><li>start factcheckers, review website quality </li></ul><ul><li>learn form Reuters, NYTimes, Guardian , Wpost </li></ul><ul><li>read, write, experience, work, act </li></ul><ul><li>find new friends, don’t expel </li></ul>
  50. 50. but most of all…. <ul><li>show your visions </li></ul><ul><li>show directions </li></ul><ul><li>show your acts </li></ul><ul><li>show solutions </li></ul><ul><li>show confidence </li></ul><ul><li>show your power </li></ul><ul><li>OR….. </li></ul>
  51. 52. Open Sahara
  52. 53. Open Sahara <ul><li>TrendLight and University of Amsterdam </li></ul><ul><li>API publisher </li></ul><ul><li>Facilitator on UvA resources </li></ul><ul><li>TTP for managing and collecting revenue’s </li></ul><ul><li>Semantic backbone </li></ul><ul><li>Work together! </li></ul>
  53. 54. <ul><li>stop making sense </li></ul>

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