Localeaks One key component of the rebooted news-cycle is the anonymous drop box. Demand driven media must include the ability of sources to initiate and fuel the journalistic process with confidence of anonymity.
If you were in the news business in the 20th century, you worked in a kind of pipeline, where reporters and editors would gather facts and observations and turn them into stories, which were then committed to ink on paper or waves in the air, and finally consumed, at the far end of those various modes of transport, by the audience. Online - Shirky: The Shock of Inclusion and New Roles for News in the Fabric of Society
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