How technology disrupted the truth | Katharine Viner "Social media has swallowed the news – threatening the funding of public-interest reporting and ushering in an era when everyone has their own facts. But the consequences go far beyond journalism" (by Katharine Viner)
Was journalism always about the facts? Yes, everyone may have their own facts, it's great when an important event is reported independently by 100s of people using social media. ‎- 9000
@9000 there is no shallow code in elephant palpated by hundreds of blind philosophers, eh? :) ‎- silpol
for someone who cares to compile the results of the multitudes of palpating blind philosophers, likely so. this is exactly where proper journalism might shine. ‎- 9000
@9000 data journalism, mind you ‎- silpol