SXSW – The Future of Context



Conventional wisdom calls us attention-deprived, constantly seeking the next scrap of info. But Google reveals our true desire: Context. (Wikipedia entries, This American Life’s financial crisis explainer, Gizmodo’s definitive guide to smartphones, etc.) We’ll explore how journalism and media must adapt to meet our insatiable hunger for the bigger picture.

You can also see a great Live blog of this panel by Steve Myers.