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Why newspaper paywalls are still a bad idea

May 2, 2012


Media industry research shows that more and more newspapers are implementing paywalls, possibly inspired by the launch of a “metered” wall at the New York Times earlier this year. Frederic Filloux argues in a blog post at The Monday Note that the metered approach can have benefits for papers that implement it, by boosting revenue […]

Atlanta Daily World Sold to Detroit Group

March 19, 2012


by: Shelia M. Poole | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A partnership headed by several Real Times Media owners, including William F. Pickard and Hiram E. Jackson, bought the 84-year-old newspaper for an undisclosed price. It becomes part of a growing multimedia group that includes The Michigan Chronicle and The Tri-State Defender in Memphis. M. Alexis Scott […]

News Executives and the Future

March 5, 2012


America’s news executives are hesitant about many of the alternative funding ideas being discussed for journalism today and are overwhelmingly skeptical about the prospect of government financing, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism in association with the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) and the Radio […]

the Future of Journalism Chapter 10 of 10: Journalist of the Future By Gerry Storch

February 29, 2012


  — Going the Tradigital Route — New Journos Better Be Versatile — Readers Become Part of the Show Let’s meet one … a journalist of the future, only she’s doing it right now. She’s Kirsten Miller, senior Web producer and interactive manager for Fox Chicago News. Are you ready? Here’s what she does. “Every […]

the Future of Journalism Chapter 9 of 10: Future of TV News By Gerry Storch

February 8, 2012


— Network News Going, Going But Not Gone — CNN Probably OK, Fox in Good Shape — But There’ll Always Be Local TV News   Both parts of TV news are changing hard and fast. The TV part … And the news part. You don’t even need a TV anymore to watch TV news as […]

the Future of Journalism Chapter 8 of 10: Future of Print Advertising By Gerry Storch

February 1, 2012


— Age of Trialogue: Narrowcasting, Not Broadcasting — The Customer Becomes Your Pal — Media Must Blend Print, Website Efforts   Talk about your world being turned upside-down … if you’re a print media ad person, that is … It used to be One-to-Many … one powerful advertiser sending a message to many quiet recipients. […]

the Future of Journalism Chapter 7 of 10: Future of Reading By Gerry Storch

January 26, 2012


Future of Digital Delivery and Readers — Digital Delivery Could Save Papers, Mags — E-Readers: Whole World in Your Hands — The Revolution Has Just Begun   “He’s got the whole world, in his hands … “He’s got the whole wide world, in his hands …” And now, for the first time in history, this […]