Text-only news sites are slowly making a comeback. Here`s why.
14 august 2018
A few days before Hurricane Irma hit South Florida, I received a query on Twitter from a graphic designer named Eric Bailey.
“Has anyone researched news sites capability to provide low-bandwidth communication of critical info during crisis situations?” he asked.
The question was timely — two days later, CNN announced that they created a text-only version of their site with no ads or videos.