Mike Butcher on How Digital Media Screwed the Media Business at the PSFK Conference London
Andrew Hovells summed his learnings as:
Then is was the turn of Mike Butcher to talk about the effect of digital media on traditional media. Here’s a transcript of his speech, but there are some salient points that struck home with me. A new media turning things upside down is nothing new. The onset of print allowed insurgents to distribute information and organise in ways they never had before. Information of power – the greater its distribution, the greater the sharing of power and authority.