5 people. 1 big topic. Face to face. MediaShift brings you 5Across: a monthly video discussion looking at hot-button topics in new media, such as the future of newspaper journalism, Twitter and free speech in Iran. Each show brings 5 experts together in an informal, comfortable setting, and is taped live in San Francisco, with host and moderator Mark Glaser, executive editor of MediaShift.
Do people prefer e-books or printed books? MediaShift's Josh Davis finds out
North Carolina voters talk about using social media during the election campaign
A discussion about e-books and self-publishing
FT.com's Rob Grimshaw gives his take on the U.K. phone hacking scandal.
FT.com's Rob Grimshaw explains why FT.com launched its web app
FT.com's Rob Grimshaw explains the site's paid subscriptions.
A roundtable discussion on online privacy and the implications of government regulation.
A discussion about how public media is changing in the digital age
How politics is changing in the age of social media, Twitter and Facebook
We discussed how journalism education was changing in the digital age.
A discussion about 'content farms' and their effect on writer pay
How movie and arts critics are adapting to the digital shift