Sunday, April 29, 2007

Online Journalism Review: Newspapers and blogs: Closer than we think?

From Online Journalism Review:

"Much of the current debate in journalism that centers around how sourcing is used in blogs concerns the issues of verification of information not reported in the mainstream press. But for now, this doesn't appear to be their raison d'etre. The function of blogs may be an equally important one, however, offering a more nuanced, synthesized perspective not found anywhere else on the Web."