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Personalized Content is Now Evil

Last week, Nicholas Kristof wrote in the New York Times that when we go online, “each of us is our own editor, our own gatekeeper. We select the kind of news and opinions that we care most about.” This, apparently, is a bad thing, as it insulates us in our own “hermetically sealed political chambers.” […]

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Topics and the Future of Journalism

Jeff Jarvis wrote a post today saying, “The old building block of journalism — the article — is proving to be inadequate in the current onslaught of news. …the new building block is the topic.” I agree. Not that that’s any surprise, given we’ve built Veritocracy around that concept. I would extend Jeff’s point though […]

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