Oil spill be darned! In the sphere of social media, we’re talking about privacy and Apple. Those are the latest findings from the Pew Excellence in Journalism’s New Media index for May 24-28, 2010.
While mainstream press remained focused on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, bloggers concentrated on Facebook’s contentious privacy issues. The New Media Index shows that more than a third (37 percent) of news links posted on blogs concerned Facebook and its privacy policies.