Monthly Archives: June 2009

Batch vs. Real Time Processing, Print vs. Online Journalism

It has been a long time coming but the NYT’s and the uber popular silicon valley blog, Tech Crunch, finally smashed into one another. This weekend’s Sunday Times came with a trend piece in the Business section on how big tech blogs (like Gizmodo and TC) publish ‘groundless’ rumors for hits. Many considered it to be a kind of hatchet job directed at the site and for the past few days it triggeredasprawling controversy where everyone from Jeff Jarvis to Charles Author weighed in.