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5 items tagged “newspapers”

📌 The Future of Newspapers: Bill James on Newspapers

Bil James: “We’re back to 1836 now, in a sense; everybody who wants to has his own ”newspaper“, and it’s tough to know who is good and who is reliable and who isn’t, but the same processes are still running. The blogs will get bigger; the good ones are hiring a second helper and a third and fourth, and we’ll spend a century or more sorting things out and re-creating the market. It’s hard, but it’s not a bad thing. It’s a good thing.” #

📌 Newspapers and Thinking the Unthinkable « Clay Shirky

If you work in or around journalism, you need to read this essay. Every word. “Round and round this goes, with the people committed to saving newspapers demanding to know “If the old model is broken, what will work in its place?” To which the answer is: Nothing. Nothing will work. There is no general model for newspapers to replace the one the internet just broke.” #

📌 infochimps.org: Map of Newspaper Endorsements for 2008 US Election

Wow, that’s gorgeous. #

📌 Times to End Charges on Web Site - New York Times

The Times finally gets a clue. Welcome to the real Internet, folks. #

📌 Invisible Inkling » 10 obvious things about the future of newspapers you need to get through your head

Word. #