links for 2007-11-13

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“Here’s four reasons why newspaper can beat televison stations in online video.”
(tags: [video]( [videojournalism]( [disruption](
“…consolidation is inevitable. Any news organization has to get to the point where there is no difference between old media people and new media people.” from Jeff Jarvis
(tags: [multimedia]( [convergence]( [BuzzMachine]( [consolidation](
“The Dallas Morning News created a video “trailer” for a new newspaper/online series called Unequal Justice and posted it on You Tube.” Cyber Journalist
(tags: [newspaper]( [video]( [cyberjournalist](
“The paper is creating a comment desk, starting with the hiring of four part-time staffers, to screen all reader submissions before posting them, an investment unheard of in today’s depressed newspaper business environment.”
(tags: [newspapers]( [community]( [moderation](
“…as the quality of video improves, more people will be willing to sit and watch streams of half-hour sitcoms, hour-long dramas, and maybe even entire movies.”
(tags: [news]( [online]( [research]( [video](
“Almost two thirds of internet users in Europe are trading other forms of media for online, a new survey has suggested.”
(tags: [internet]( [media]( [newspapers]( [stats](
“Could we, the masses, expect just a bit more digital literacy from our glorious media leaders?”
(tags: [digital]( [journalism]( [media]( [new](
Online video brings a wealth of new opportunities for news sites and broadcasters — but it also presents a new challenge when it comes to audience measurement.
(tags: [internet]( [media]( [online]( [video](
“I’m sure the editors of the remaining 14 newsrooms have a reason for why they don’t take advantage of any of the video-sharing sites; a reason for why they would reject a simple opportunity to grow audience;”
(tags: [Video]( [community]( [youtube]( [socialnetworks]( [sharing](

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