Archive for January 17th, 2012

January 17, 2012

Social Media, The Associated Press, and The Rupert Murdoch effect

The creation of social media has changed the face of media and news gathering. People all over the world get their news on mobile devices as it happens and not necessarily on an aired newscast. Now the Associated Press has announced a change of their own; after 165 they have decided to change their format. Many are curious as to why the sudden change, but Seaton Smith, filmmaker and comedian, joins us to discuss why the AP is looking to include more interpretation in their journalism.