Pst. Have a look at the prediction on news and media for next year: http://mashable.com/2010/12/20/news-media-predictions/
The article brings up the following issues:
1. Leaks and journalism - More Wikileaks to come...
2. More Media Mergers and Acquisitions
3. Tablet-Only and Mobile-First News Companies - unique content
4. Location-based news consumption - news follow your footsteps
5. Social vs Search - Facebook more important than SEO
6. The Death of the ‘Foreign Correspondent’ - everyone is a correspondent...
7. The Syndication Standard and the Ultimate Curators
8. Social Storytelling Becomes Reality
9. News Organizations Get Smarter With Social Media
10. The Rise of Interactive TV