Its a lazy Sunday afternoon as you sip your coffee and grab the paper hoping to see what deals you can catch before function tomorrow. News organizations would possibly rather employ specialized specialists who create highly valued content for a paying audience or distribute current affairs news to a mass audience so advertisers can pick up the bill, than create low-high quality, poorly created content material from digital sweat shops or news gathered by machines crawling the Globe Wide Internet.
News has acquired a new and strong authority from the size and scope of the new and increasingly vast modern audience, that the enterprise of governments has long focuses on, and is now focused on issues which journalism selects for salience and priority.
This paper draws from laptop science literature to recommend that these broad, asynchronous, lightweight and always-on systems are enabling citizens to keep a mental model of news and events about them, giving rise to awareness systems that the paper describes as ambient journalism.
The news has morphed into the what folks make and deice is and can be news, and the old news organization are facing a new challenge they have in no way truly anticipated-their consumers, do not only consume the news that these agencies make, but they themselves generate and are producing news and performing so with new and emerging gizmos within new and converging/emerging media environments.
The often critical attitude of Twitter customers towards the political establishment mirrors the strategy of news and political bloggers to political actors, almost a decade earlier, but the increasing adoption of Twitter as a communication tool by politicians, journalists, and each day customers alike makes a repetition of the polarisation skilled at that time seem unlikely.