The Limits Of The Connected Culture

Must-read today from Andrew Nachison at WeMedia.com, talking about the current economic news and our “enlightened anxiety”:

It’s the sick feeling you get when you put together what you know with what you don’t know. It’s the downside of the connected society: we have access to more information than ever and it makes us crazy.

How do we improve the quality of journalism and counter a “deep-seeded distrust of media”? And how long will it take for the promise of “media produced by everyone” to come to fruition and help assuage that “anxiety”?

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