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Essay Digital Sources of news has certainly turned into a swap for print news. The larger part of individuals is currently getting news from online networking, news sites as opposed to printed daily papers. More than 50 percent of individuals have found out about breaking news by means of web-based social networking compared to official news sources of information and 46 percent of individuals get their news online and they are not less than 3 times within seven days. This has influenced the readers in various ways and this paper will analyze how digital news sources of information are turning into a fixation to individuals and how have digital news sources of information made bias in individuals. Most importantly, the larger part of individuals on planet earth are depending more on news from online sources than daily papers. One of my interviewees mentioned that the vast majority of the general population view it as outdated to search for daily papers, yet internet and websites have made it less demanding for everybody (Interviewee). He clarifies that this was done a long time ago when the use of technology (internet) was not presented thus far in news publishing, and here individuals were obliged to spend a few coins or notes purchasing daily paper every day or week by week in order for them to stay updated. He clarifies how this is not quite the same as today, where individuals get updated from various digital sources of information like BBC, CNN, IGIHE, New Times, France24, various online networking media etc. About the quarter of all Americans get their news from various online networking websites, up from 15 percent in 2013 and 18 percent in 2016 (Grieco, 2017). This indicates how
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