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The New York Times is buying the gadget and technology review site The Wirecutter for $30 million
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“Proportionally, we hope to do just as well.”
“What must be recognized is that the news media provide a public good, just as universities and other contributors to the knowledge economy of the 21st century do. For that reason they deserve special treatment by the government.”
“I think there was definitely a difference in the sense of direction,” said Brant Houston, chair of INN’s board of directors.
“At the heart of it is to get more people to engage with us with their information so we can get them into the pipeline for potential membership.”
The site stopped daily publication in November, but founder Jim MacMillan says he’s learned how his priorities will need to shift for his next startup to last.
The station is putting together a team for BizLab, a project that will work outside of day-to-day operations to transform the public radio revenue strategy for digital.
If it works, it’s a model that could be replicated in cities across the country. But it needs IRS approval first.