Articles published in March 2010:Mar 13
How the News: Conquered the World
Simon Pitt | Saturday 13th March 2010
Simon discusses how the news has gone from a dry suited man reading out the events, to being a daily fix that we have to get. Just what is it about the news that makes it so appealing to broadcasters?
Simon Pitt | Monday 15th March 2010
As promised nearly a year ago, Simon starts commenting and reviewing websites. This time, 'new' social media site Tumblr. It may be over 3 years old and have 3 million users but most people still haven't heard of it.
How the News: Killed 17 Million Numbers
Simon Pitt | Friday 19th March 2010
In the news today: a look at how journalists use numbers and why the news has destroyed all of the numbers except for two.