How social media is affecting the news

This is an interesting post on how social media is impacting the news.

It references O.J. Simpson’s murder trial.  “There were no tweets or shares because Twitter and Facebook, respectively were not born yet. Had they been around, would there have either been a different outcome to the trial or a different reaction by those commenting online about it?”

About Buffy Andrews

Assistant Managing Editor of Features and Niche Publications for the York Daily Record/Sunday News. Also, Social Media Coordinator.

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