Fast Company has assembled its ideas for the way news will be gathered and distributed in the future and it's an imaginative but not inaccessible vision.
Among the features:
1. Contextual networks, better than RSS. You'll get what you need right away.
2. Predictive analysis. You'll get what you will need.
3. Participation will pay. You'll get credit for helping.
4. Advanced social network analysis. You'll understand what others do.
5. Print lives, but is plastic.