Making news

October 1999
World Broadcast News;Oct99, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p4
Trade Publication
Examines prospects for newsroom digital systems in the next millennium. Current complaints about system crashes, training shortcomings, and unpredictable reliability; Designers and broadcasters' expectations concerning computer-based systems; Biggest challenges facing broadcasters in their transition to digital technology.


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