I’m a journalism student who wants to learn more about the current state of journalism in the hopes that I will become a more well-rounded news reporter. What better way to do this than to research changes in technology and ethics and post my findings here? How has objectivity been challenged by the digital age? Is it still possible to keep journalistic integrity in an era of ‘fake news’ and ‘alternative facts’? And has the smartphone become the dominant way for journalists to gather news, prepare stories and distribute those stories? Find out by reading this blog.