Will Developers or Journalists Save the Media Industry?

Back in January New York Magazine did a feature on New York Times’ developers-slash-journalists or journalists-slash-developers (see: http://bit.ly/PN5zN). Fast forward, Northwestern University’s journalism school is offering free scholarships to software developers so they can hone their journalism skills. Check it out: http://bit.ly/UFMOF

With media fast tracking from print to digital, maybe journalists should seriously consider getting their technology weight up. Print journalists, are you ready for the digital world?