Internet Media Revolution

Dan Gillmor, the business and technology columnist for San Jose Mercury News who came to give us an introduction to the Silicon Valley, has won the 2004 World Technology Award for Media & Journalism. His book We the Media prolaims that the grassroots jounalism has broke the Big Media’s monoply, transforming it from a lecture to a conversation. He reports on the enormous impact that new Internet-based tools such as weblogs, mail lists, peer-to-peer, and digital video are having on the way we create and consume the news – I guess that’s why I keep this weblog 🙂 !