In the recent months the internet service from Flow Jamaica has been the subject of many rants as disgruntled customers have vented on social media and to the OUR about the poor service received. Credible information reaching us here at Geezam points to an imminent announcement from Flow as it relates to an upgraded and […]
“It’s almost impossible to turn on the news during a breaking event without seeing raw video uploaded by a YouTube user somewhere across the globe. Today, more than five million hours of news video is watched on YouTube every day, and the role of the eyewitness has never had a more vital place in the […]
Facebook is planning to launch a #Trending Widget on the Home Page that tracks News from official News Feeds as I’d reported in Facebook adds Trending Topics with Paper coming to make reading the News easier. Some recent numbers from Harvard University-based Pew Research Group in a recently concluded Study shed some light on this […]
Newspapers have been around for ages,they have evolved from handwritten sheets on handmade paper to sheets printed in modern printing press factories. With all this evolution however, how far can newspapers really evolve to match up with our increasingly digital world?
The physical paper dying?
Even with a history of several hundred years many believe that the days of the physical newspaper are numbered. The advent of the Kindle, iPad and other upcoming tablets and related handheld technology reinforced this belief that many had and managed to pull in some more revolutionists who never believed such a move previously. While many might agree that the ipad and/or Kindle etc is nothing big, the concept that it brings have been felt throughout the media world with newspapers releasing ebook apps for their publications. Online publications such as bbc.co.uk are also seeing increasing traffic in the last few years as more and more people get access to a PC and find online publications a much more reliable and easier source to get information on recent news. Read more about Newspapers vs Online publications …