Luring Developers into the Newsroom: A New Class of Knight-Mozilla Fellows Tries to Bridge a Cultural Divide
Posted: 11/9/2012  |  By: Joshua Benton | Nieman Journalism Lab
The laws of supply and demand are working very differently in two different parts of major newsrooms.
In the United States, at least, there’s a surplus of people who want to make phone calls, ask questions, and write stories. There are more reporters than jobs for reporters, and each new j-school graduating class tips the balance a bit further.