Specialisation Killed the Media

As you know, the media is currently in decline. With newspapers losing much of their readership, broadcast news appealing mostly to older generations and online news sources struggling to make ends meet, it’s a terrible time to be a journalist or in the news business as a whole.

And there are many reasons that’s the case. There’s the obvious one regarding online competition, since everyone and their dog can become a journalist thanks to the internet. There’s the rise in tech like adblockers, which came about in response to widespread surveillance from the marketing machine…