Media Literacy 101: Fast iPad and Slow Journalism (Lessons learned from Gaming)
Susan Moeller, Huffinton Post, Posted Monday, April 5, 2010, 9:08 am
Susan Moeller is director of the International Center for Media and the Public Agenda (ICMPA) and a professor in the schools of Journalism and Public Policy at the University of Maryland, College Park.
“In an era when even McDonalds is offering several kinds of salads to change the long-term eating behavior of its obese consumers, the iPad may begin to justify investments that also only see their return over the longer term. The iPad may begin to change the calculation of what kind of journalism is “worth” reporting and worth consuming: fast-food-esque tabloid news or slow-food-type reporting and interactives.” READ MORE at Huffingtonpost.com