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Articles tagged Steve Brill (22)

Warren Buffett may not have sold his newspapers, but he sure looks to be throwing in the towel.
Developing reliable technology for digital pay models is more important than ever. But how many newspapers will choose to buy — instead of build — their own paywall?
Could it be that investing in the newsroom isn’t just good for journalism — that it’s also good for the bottom line?
“Ultimately, consolidation is just a mop-up strategy — one that simply squeezes out the final remaining profits before the lights are turned out.” Martin Langeveld
Newspapers are starting to figure out what separates the successful paywalls from the also-rans.
It’s easy to focus on all the bad news about the news business. But there are some reasons for optimism poking through the clouds.
February 10, 2011
December 13, 2010
November 20, 2009