The move to Internet news publishing is the latest in a series of technological shifts which have required journalists not merely to adapt their daily practice but which have also – at least in the view of some – recast their role in society. For over a decade, proponents of the networked society as a new way of life have argued that responsibility for news selection and production will shift from publishers, editors and reporters to individual consumers,
Trench, Brian and Quinn, Gary
"Online News and Changing Models of Journalism,"
Irish Communication Review:
1, Article 5.
Available at: http://arrow.dit.ie/icr/vol9/iss1/5