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‘What’s next for the future of news’

Ryerson University’s school of journalism brought together Internet thinker Clay Shirky and polemicist Andrew Keen together with the Globe and Mail’s Mathew Ingram for a discussion on the future of news.

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Mr. Temple? One question, if I may

John Temple, former editor of the now-defunct Rocky Mountain News, gave a presentation earlier this week that some have praised as a tour de force in explaining where his newspaper went wrong in its digital strategy. You can find his thoughts in this Sept. 30 posting on his blog: Lessons from the Rocky Mountain News.

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‘Rescuing the reporters’

Internet thinker Clay Shirky does a quick-and-dirty content analysis of his hometown newspaper to find it lacking in what some have called the “iron core” of news.

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