News - Research & Development

News Industry R&D imageIt is safe to say that technology is one of the principal driving elements of change in the news industry. The articles on technology research and development in this category present some of the leading thinking, innovations and speculation on what is going to shape or alter the course of broadcasting and the news industry as a whole. The span of articles will cover the news value chain from production through to news consumption.

Convergence and Journalism

Technology convergence affects the entire journalism value chain: from news production processes through to the ultimate consumption by the end user. This article looks at some of the drivers of this convergence as well as the current technology trends that are likely to impact journalism in the near future.