Media convergence with regards to business is meant to not only offer consumers more choices in media options but be able to better manage resources and build profit. This has greatly affected everyday life because of the things like the internet. Television stations, radio stations, and newspapers can hence someone to come up with different versions of a story for various media outlets. Instead of the radio stations, television stations, newspapers, and news sites online generating the stories independently about the subject, a media corporation having the convergence model has fewer people employed to produce many versions of the story even though they are the same. This has also affected the local media like radio stations, television stations, and newspaper because it is available online and people are no longer paying as much to view the information. This causes companies to have cut backs on jobs. Which then increases the unemployment rates and causes rates increase in the goods we purchases.
What are some of the issues that result from dependency on modern media? Describe at least three