ENTRIES TAGGED "citizen journalism"
My review of
The Power of the Internet in China: Citizen Activism Online,
a combination of research and sociological analysis,
Citizen journalism took a beating last week when a post on CNN's iReport incorrectly reported that Steve Jobs had suffered a heart attack. (The post has been removed, but Google still has a cached version.) Over at BuzzMachine, Jeff Jarvis pushes through the ensuing cit-j firestorm and redirects the conversation: It may be a mistake for news organizations to keep…
The New York times has a short article on community-funded journalism, in which the public pays a journalist in advance to cover a topic.