Various Sources of News Today
Sources of what are the trending news in our locality and all over the world were relied mostly on newspapers, televisions and gossips in our neighbourhood. However, these past sources are declining in its trend as the primary sources of news when the internet started to be part of our lives. More and more people are going into the internet to stay informed on what is going on in any aspects of our daily lives, and they do these frequent visits of different sites every day. Because of this, many kinds of platforms are also developed to offer these trending news in these different formats.
These various sites offer a very different format as compared to the traditional mode which were objective and straight to the point. The presentation of articles and news of these new sites are becoming more opinion-related. Today’s sites offer an informative yet entertaining presentation of news and information. The way we read news are slowly being changed by some famous websites for they have ways in making it easy for us to integrate our daily lives with the daily information.
We are now in the habit of checking out the news while surfing our social media, and we look at a friend’s profile to know about the latest gossip or news. In the past, we had a very high regards as to the accuracy of the source of the news, but today we accept the less reputable sources as trending news.
The practice before was if we read in the newspaper something to be complained about, we have to file a disagreement about it and hope it would be published or read. Today, if we have a complaint or a disagreement of something in the news, we just click a button of our computer and create a viral statement. Social platforms are making it easier for us to hear and know what other people are saying and their varying standpoints. Social networking sites are in fact making our communication more streamlined and thus our thoughts.
News in the past decades were transmitted through some national newspapers and with the coming in of cable powerhouses, until today when an even more powerful means has taken over the news and this is through the internet.
It is undeniable that the internet has several advantages, such as its unlimited number of citizen reporters, it is instantaneous, and it is spreading widely in all cultures.
Noteworthy to mention also that news dissemination are also done through texting and social networks thus making the speed of the news cycle faster than the traditional news sources. You will read more bloggers today that are breaking the top news that put traditional media outlets sometimes to shame for lagging behind.