News media giants tap new media to stay alive

Traditional news media outlets are staving off their much-reported impending demise by learning to use the very social media tools that are supposedly clobbering them to death.The day when we no longer have

Published on: September 10th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Will YouTube kill the networks?

 When YouTube first came on the scene it was dismissed by mainstream communicators as one of those blips on the radar screen that would soon pass on.  How wrong can you be?  Today

Published on: June 21st, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

Twitter – more a hot news site than a social network

While Twitter tends to get lumped in with other social-networking sites, a group of Korean researchers has analyzed how people use the service and found that it more closely resembles a traditional news

Published on: May 4th, 2010 Joab Jackson

A whole new ‘social media’ world

Social media sites are quickly tearing down traditional barriers between creators and consumers of news and information, according to a group of Canadian media persons.In the past, journalists would be the sole arbiters

Published on: February 4th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Apple’s new tablet will be good for everybody’s health

Should Steve Jobs introduce Apple's tablet (the iPad, iSlate, iTablet, or perhaps iBook) at the company's press event tomorrow, the device will likely contain a number of features: users will be able to

Published on: January 27th, 2010 Kirk McElhearn