Corporations are beginning to produce serious journalism. Is this the funding model for the future of high quality journalism?
As the business models for serious journalism continue to erode where will we get the quality media we need as a society to make important decisions about our future?
I've been warning people: "Special interest groups will gladly pay for the media they want you to read, but you won't pay for the media you need to read."
Software engineers have a saying: GIGO, garbage in, garbage out.
If you start with garbage data you will get a garbage result. That's the future we are heading towards, a future where our media is corrupted with information that serves the goals of special interest groups....
[Tom Foremski asks a sobering question ~ Jeff]