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  • Bob Simon and citizen journalists

    Jim Willis | Updated: Fri, Feb 13, 2015

    The late Bob Simon, veteran reporter for CBS News and "60 Minutes," leaves a lasting legacy and a reminder of the differences between professional journalism and citizen journalism.

  • Journalism, opinion, and the Web

    Jim Willis | Updated: Mon, Jul 28, 2014

    Does the online world of social media and citizen journalism make it easier to intentionally parade opinion as fact?

  • A Game Changing Rift

    Jim Willis | Updated: Tue, Jun 24, 2014

    Just as the world has gotten its feet wet in the pool of the social media, along comes a new virtual reality system called the Oculus Rift which may change everything about social interactions and the amount of time we spend in the virtual world.

A Virtual Unknown

Journalist, professor and author Jim Willis explores the new media landscape and its evolving place in our day-to-day lives.