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“We’d be happy to see a healthy portion of our budget paid for by the membership program.”
“Estaríamos encantados de ver una porción de nuestro presupuesto pagado por el programa de membresía”.
“Liz will leave The Times on Friday as our last public editor.”
“We’ve learned a lot in five years about what the levers are, how we can pull them and what are the tradeoffs. We understand a lot of things better than we used to. The changes are the natural evolution of that understanding.”
VGTV, an offshoot of the tabloid Verdens Gang, has benefited from Schibsted’s strategy for innovation: separate the new business from the mothership until it is well established, and then reintegrate it back with the whole.
“Storytelling is a differentiator. I wish we did more of it on the air, but since we don’t, we’re doing it in digital.
“Some nonprofits do good journalism but don’t solve a problem faced by commercial news outlets.”
Streaming services like Amazon Prime Video and Netflix are desperate for more content and are willing to pay for it. A new offshoot of Berkeley’s investigative journalism program is trying to take advantage of that.
“I would be lying to you if I said I didn’t have huge ambitions for this — especially after I have a little bit of a messiah complex now about how we have to save tennis from itself.”