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Its new Wirecutter Money vertical is the Times’ latest attempt to broaden its revenue base beyond its core news product.
“It seemed appropriate to do a still not short, but way more digestible, on-the-run version of the story.”
One’s a family-controlled, century-plus-old newspaper chain, known for believing in its civic mission but not for its digital strategy. The other is, well, Tronc. With an assist from L.A.’s richest man, could this be a path forward?
The press is, at its best, the strong and steady hand at keeping the public informed. No surprise, it is the twin Watergate-tested news institutions of The New York Times and The Washington Post that continue to lead that informing.
The newspaper tariffs are dead. How big a difference will that make to those whose businesses still depends on dead trees?
What’s the kind of story worth putting outside a hard paywall? The kind of civic storytelling that shows that you’re “covering the city like no one else.”
Plus: Does all our yammering about fake news make people think real news is fake?
Bruised journalist egos or important missing metadata?
Warren Buffett may not have sold his newspapers, but he sure looks to be throwing in the towel.
It’s like the readers going to a watch party or trivia event, but with less effort — perhaps literally by staying at home.