This is Future Forward
Special episode: The Future of Reading… Are the Internet, social media, and video creating a nation of illiterates? Or is it the opposite?
Before the future, a look at the present… and it’s a pretty big story in our opinion, so we’re devoting a few minutes at the top, to the subject of what exactly is going on at Facebook. We’re big readers, but the time has come to watch, and to listen — to us.
HAS FACEBOOK LOST ITS WAY?
II. THE FUTURE OF READING
-Has the Internet ruined our ability to read anything more than 140 characters?
-Video is Killing Reading: Nine in 10 consumers prefer visual content over text
-Social media is killing reading.
-Audio is killing reading. Are Audiobooks As Good For You As Reading? Here’s What Experts Say
-Hope? Update on MEDIUM: Trying to reinvent the compact between readers and writers in the digital age.