Daily Archive: September 8, 2010

Sep 08

Television: An Obit

Tweet It has taken 50 years for the power of television to begin the shift from a few large media companies to empowered individuals throughout the world. Now that transition has begun. It will surely be marked with fits and starts, as old media companies fight to hold onto the past while a new generation …

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Sep 08

ABC/Bloomberg, CBS/CNN?

Tweet There’s a lot of juicy gossip swirling in media circles these days regarding who may be getting into bed with whom — and the potential players involved are big. The question of “how big” leads right to ABC News. Deep cuts earlier this year ginned up the rumor mill that the division was being …

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Sep 08

Some Newspapers, Tracking Readers Online, Shift Coverage

Tweet In most businesses, not knowing how well a particular product is performing would be almost unthinkable. But newspapers have always been a peculiar business, one that has stubbornly, proudly clung to a sense that focusing too much on the bottom line can lead nowhere good. Some Newspapers, Tracking Readers Online, Shift Coverage Now, because …

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