Pew Sniffs Out the Web’s Future
Today’s NYT features an article about the results of the latest study conducted by the Pew Internet & American Life Project. There’s nothing earth-shattering here, but as the respondents to the study are tech luminaries and scholars, it’s probably worth a read. We found the following observation interesting (and pleasingly self-serving for us grassroots new media-types):
“The survey results solidly confirm what media watchers may already know (and perhaps fear): that the Internet and the rise of the blogger are expected to drive greater change in the news media and publishing industries than in any other sector of society.
Read: Internet Evolution [Pew Internet & American Life Project]
Read: The Internet’s Future? It Depends on Whom You Ask – [NYT – reg. req.]