Charles Arthur (who follows technology at the Guardian) and various blogs including Mark Briggs both ephasise how coding is a vital part of modern-day journalism. This doesn’t mean you have to be a techno geek but a vague knowledge of the programes and software is vital. With technological advances, coding will become more important than ever. This combines a different section of multi-platform delivery as technology competent journalists evolve.
Will this be us in a couple years?!