Korea Presentation


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Korea Presentation

  1. 1. Technology and Trends in Digital Journalism
  2. 2. There are 653,324 ideas • We can experiment with networked reporting, new editorial structures, storytelling tools, data base journalism and more.
  3. 3. Why Experiment?• Rule of the Internet: Cheaper and easier to try than to debate about trying.• Stems from “Agile and Iterative” Fail early, fail often - try again.
  4. 4. Two Radical Concepts
  5. 5. First ConceptTechnology Companies are Media Companies• And they know it.........
  6. 6. “Social Media” New Startups Mega-Giants
  7. 7. Media Companies MUST BECOMETechnology Companies • Problem: They don’t all know it......
  8. 8. Technology Companies The future of media consumptionMedia companies Path to obscurity
  9. 9. Hope is not a strategy
  10. 10. Second ConceptIt’s still journalism even if we don’t recognize it.
  11. 11. Technology Companies EVOLUTION We might not The future of recognize this space media consumptionBroadcast Media companies
  12. 12. “A Horseless Carriage”
  13. 13. Mistake•1890 horse breedersthought they were inthe horse business.
  14. 14. Mistake• 2011 Broadcasters think their in the broadcast business• Newspaper reporters think they are in the newspaper business• Radio reporters think they are in the radio business
  15. 15. • You are in the information business.
  16. 16. Are you comfortable with concepts I and II• Media companies should • It might not look like a “broadcast news organization” become technology but it will contain the process/ companies goal.
  17. 17. Two Radical Techniques
  18. 18. Technique One • Thinking through the process of broadcast journalism and a willingness to Fail Process Goal• Collect information • Inform communities• Filter information • The fourth estate• Distribute information • Speak truth to power Caveat: Information is We have a rough notion of what makes accurate/ethically reported, etc journalism an important kind of media
  19. 19. Collaboration• Content is King and is the most important.• Collaboration is Queen and is the most powerful
  20. 20. Here Comes Everybody• Figuring out success on the web is like predicting the weather. It’s not an exact science - but we are getting better all the time.• Journalism will only succeed on the shoulders of its failures. (May a thousand flowers bloom).• The law of numbers says we will figure this out.
  21. 21. The Web Isn’t Going Away• Story time....... How does a four-year-old interact with the world?
  22. 22. Contact Me Anytime• David Cohn• twitter.com/digidave• http://blog.digidave.org