Posts Tagged ‘ New York Times ’

NYT To Boston Globe Unions: Concessions in 30 Days – Or Else

Apr 4th, 2009 | By | Category: General, The New Media Update


Is Ad-Supported Internet News “Morally Abhorent”?

Feb 6th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, Featured Story, The New Media Update

Time magazine co-founder Henry Luce considered news publications that relied on ad revenue as “morally abhorrent”. If a publication was dependent on advertisers to survive, it could not cover news, independent of its advertisers.

As people move their attention online, fewer and fewer people are paying for newspapers and news magazines and more and more news publications are relying on ads for their revenue.

Can ad supported news sites cover news as effectively and independently as traditional news sources – or is the future of news doomed to be “morally abhorrent?



Print Media Deathwatch: NYT Ponders (Again) Charging For Online News

Feb 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: General, The New Media Update


Newspapers Facing Extinction

Jun 23rd, 2008 | By | Category: General


SteamPod Showcases Short Steampunk Fiction

Jun 5th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcasting


Bloggers Beat The New York Times For News

Feb 2nd, 2008 | By | Category: General, Strange