It’s too simple to say that new media are killing the old. Interest in news is sky-high, and each needs the other to supply material and drive attention. They’re melding–still symbiotic, but it’s hard to tell who’s the rhino and who’s the tickbird.
Infinite storage. Clouds of processors. As our collection of facts and figures grows, so will the opportunity to find answers to fundamental questions. Because in the era of big data, more isn’t just more. More is different.
I want a place I can go every day and get inspired by real people. It hasn’t happened for me in many years in traditional media and honestly it’s happening for me less and less these days in online/social media.