Special report: the future of media

(this minute, at least!)

With journalism’s methods, business models, and even role models being redefined on a daily basis, it can be tough to maintain perspective on what is happening. And there is innovation out there. The evolution of our trade is, of course, daily fare at CJR.org, but this issue provides an all-too-rare opportunity to take the long view. Thus here’s a snapshot of what’s working and what to watch for—as of this moment, anyway. Soon, it will all be different, but for now, here are dispatches from the front and big questions to ponder, plus some cool new tools.

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The Editors are the staffers of Columbia Journalism Review.