What this talk is about ? New Media Blogs ,IM, Twitter, Wiki, Social Networks ,News2.0 OLD Media Print, TV, RADIO UGC ,Citizen Journalism , Community Ranking New Trends Evil Of OLD Media Centralization , Affirmation ,Corruption, How Old Evils are resurrecting in New Media
Some Comparison Between Old and New Media Swaminathan Aiyar VS Michale Arrignton
Mid 80s –To-Late 90s: Our Opinion about Economic Issues was Outsourced to Swaminomics Late 90s –To-2008: Our Opinion about Web 2.0 reflects TechCrunch Are we any more or less Smarter than What we were in 90s ?
Jason Calacanis Incident & Echo Chambers in Blogosphere News Views
Reporting News Vs Creating News in Old Media Reporting News Creating News
Reporting News Vs Creating News in New Media Reporting News Creating News Funding of Facebook,Slide,Spotrunner, Appointment of Facebook COO, Acquisition of BeBo , YouTube Yahoo-Microsoft Battle I have seen Future ..Its Tablet PC World Wide Telescope is World Changing , Man Behind Twitter’s Scaling Problems
When it comes to creating news . New media is no better or no worse than old media
“ Deep Throat “ Vs “Stainless Steel Mouse “ William Mark Felt, Sr. Shi Tao
When it Comes to standing up to authorities , New Media Fails Almost every time .
Anti Competitive Practices Integration of Publisher and Adv Networks can prove to be premature optimization at Best or Fatal at Worst . No Level Playing Field . Publishers Cross Promoting their own products . Are disclosures enough ?? Content Piracy without attribution is rampant A List Bloggers discourage VC investment in New Blog Networks .They Fear Over supply .
Some Other Rhetoric of News 2.0 Camera Phones + Citizen Journalism will cause demise of the professional photojournalist~ Dan Gilmore Thanks To Twitter ,We don’t Need Beat Reporter Community Knows Best but I don’t think Community wants Flying CATS /LOL Cats as most important News on Any day ,Fact is your system can easily be gamed ~ A comment on Slashdot about Digg
The BIG Question : What this Revolution is about ? Is it about Content and Quality ? Or is it about Reach and Distribution ?
When it comes to content and Quality ,Is New media Fundamentally different from Old or just an Extension of OLD Media For a reporter Content of NEWS is important , Medium is secondary .As long as my content remains un altered I don’t care if they Publish it on Blog , News Paper, TV or even on salami sheets
Distribution Revolution has occurred indeed ..
But How can we make it a to next level ? Any Thoughts ?? Lets Talk About It ….