OLD MEDIA VS. NEW MEDIA

 As we are dividing people to generations so we could do with media technologies. For ‘Old’ media it is possible to label all invented technologies as they were at the beginning and ‘New’ media shows how much of progression all these technologies did for the last decades. Newspapers used to be the main way to inform people about situation all around the world and around them from old times. Even now people still are buying newspapers but reading news on websites becoming more and more popular. It do not requires for people to leave houses to get a newspaper also it is free. Moreover newspapers and journals online gives people bigger variety of what to read and also there is a possibility to express an opinion in comments and discus with other readers.

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References:
Kiss, J. (2008) ABCe: Mail Online becomes most popular UK newspaper site [Online] Available from: http://www.theguardian.com/media/2008/jun/19/abcs.digitalmedia [Accessed 20 February 2014]
Hilo tribune. (1905) Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress. University of Hawaii at Manoa; Honolulu, HI. [Online] Available from: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn82016339/1905-03-21/ed-1/seq-1/ [Accessed 20 February 2014]

 

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