Journalism, media, and technology trends and predictions 2018

Publishers are concerned about the power of platforms but think their own failings may be a bigger problem

JAMLAB Contributor
Jan 31, 2018 · 4 min read
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AI and Mixed Reality glasses will be in demand in 2018, according to predictions.
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Publishers are now more worried about the power of technology platforms than they were at the start of 2017.
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Most publishers say they will pursue multiple revenue streams in 2018.

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The Jamlab Africa Newsletter is produced by Wits Journalism. The Journalism and Media Lab supports innovators to bring new information, new ideas and new conversations to new audiences in Africa.

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