1- How did the internet transform the newspaper industry? How did newspapers survive? What interesting changes do you observe in the media industry these days?
2- Think about shopping today and in the future. 20 years ago, during the first internet boom of the late 1990s, many people thought that shopping malls, bookstores and grocery stores were about to disappear because online shopping and home food deliveries threatened to replace them. Yet the brick-and-mortar shops are still alive, even though we have eBay, Amazon and other online options. How did the digital age change our shopping experience, and why did the old-fashioned shops survive? The new 3D printing technology may soon allow us to print things at home. Will that put traditional shops out of business?
The internet basically poses the greatest threat to the traditional newspaper model. This has caused the newspaper industry... View the full answer