Transforming journalism … 140 characters at a time

Summary and link by Lwando Helesi

The advent of social media has spawned both opportunities and threats for the profession of journalism. The question that emerges, however, is where do journalists draw the line between using social networks for professional reporting and for personal capacities? Journalism ethics and guidelines need to be revisited.

http://www.rjr.ru.ac.za/rjrpdf/rjr_no29/Transforming_Journ.pdf

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