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The Boston Globe is betting that Crux, a standalone Catholic news site, will serve a new, global audience.
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The Globe is switching to a metered paywall and turning into an independent news site. Now the paper plans to increase its digital presence with new sites covering technology and religion.
61Fresh is the latest experiment from Globe Lab, the paper’s R&D department, to find ways to harness social signals to see what readers are talking about.
The newspaper world’s most prominent exemplar of responsive design is also putting a bet on Apple’s App Store — at a price point aimed at people who wouldn’t normally pay full fare.
While focused on community outreach and delivering “what you need to know,” delved into traditional reporting backed by multimedia and interactive graphics. Justin Ellis
boston-globe-press-cc is increasing subscribers, and is finding new ways to make money. But as buyers look at New England institution, how is it juggling its two-brand strategy?
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