[LINK] Newspapers are pretty much dead (was Still no bus model for quality jnalism)

Kim Holburn kim at holburn.net
Sat Aug 23 17:45:40 AEST 2014


> Newspapers are, pretty much, dead.

> Clay Shirky has some some truths: "Maybe 25 year olds will start demanding news from yesterday, delivered in an unshareable format once a day. Perhaps advertisers will decide 'Click to buy' is for wimps. Mobile phones: could be a fad. After all, anything could happen with print. Hard to tell, really."

On 2014/Aug/23, at 11:45 AM, Roger Clarke wrote:

> [Forget the dopey headline.  This is a statement by a media executive 
> that shows that the penny is all-too-slowly dropping in Boardrooms, 
> and not even Rupert Murdoch can play Canute and hold back the new 
> realities.

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