Paradigms: Pre-history

Information Cascade

The difference between data, content, news, and journalism.

"We React too Much..."

"We react too much and we anticipate too little. We struggle to be the first with the obvious."

Writing in Real Time

Journalism schools would be wise to teach students the structures of writing in a real-time medium.

Building the Memex

How can readers form trails through a media website for others to follow?


Journalism is often noted as, "The first draft of history". Chronicling the events as they happen, and providing the context for a society to remember itself through.

Primary Media/Journalism Paradigms

Everyone approaches the media, and journalism in general, with a pre-conception of what it is and what it should do.