Looking forward to the future of journalism

Watchdog blog roundup for 4-21-10

What others are saying about watchdog journalism:

  • Jane Podesta: Lou Grant-style editor J. Todd Foster didn’t cut back on investigative journalism at his small newspaper, which won a Pulitzer Prize.
  • Close-up of a centuries-old handpress

  • Nieman Journalism Lab: High-quality investigative journalism can’t rely on just one or two sources of cash. Texas Tribune Founder John Thornton says news ventures must rely on “revenue promiscuity.”
  • David Eaves: Debunking five myths about old and new media.
  • Bronstein at Large: Phil Bronstein interviews Bill Gates about social media, the future of investigative journalism, and how he likes the iPad.