Extra! Extra!

The news business is about to get shaken up in a major way. There's an exciting new-fangled media technology hitting the streets, and it looks like it's all going down right here in Denver.

Boulder media consultant Amy Gahran has the scoop on the Poynter blog she edits, E-Media Tidbits. From the way she describes it -- scannable content, no need for cords or batteries, accessibility downright anywhere -- this is going to be big. Real big.

As soon as Westword's blog gets one of these gizmos, we're going to be huge. -- Joel Warner

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Joel Warner is a former staff writer for Westword and International Business Times. He's also written for WIRED, Men's Journal, Men's Health, Bloomberg Businessweek, Popular Science, Slate, Grantland and many other publications. He's co-author of the 2014 book The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny, published by Simon & Schuster.
Contact: Joel Warner