How do ideas and information travel from out in the world onto our phones and then into our brains? When I ask this question, people often respond by describing how big tech companies monitor our online behavior and sell our data to advertisers. And while the Googles and Facebooks of the world are certainly a part of the story, they only scratch the surface....

How we engage with news, share information and form opinions is changing faster than the public — and many professionals in the communications space — can grasp. Read more about how radical changes in the communications landscape are driven by several interrelated trends....