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Newspaper Business

Why Buying a Newspaper Makes a Lot of Sense

David Chavern | Posted 04.29.2016 | Media
David Chavern

There has been a flurry of news recently about various newspaper groups being bought and sold. And each time I have gotten some version of the questio...

And Now... the Real Newspapers of Atlanta...

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 03.30.2013 | TV
Michael Rosenblum

Real life and reality shows are not the same thing -- fortunately. Although as our world becomes increasingly dominated by what is essentially fiction, we may begin to lose the ability to tell the difference.

Newspapers: Looking at Our Past to Find Our Future

Tim Giago | Posted 05.20.2012 | Media
Tim Giago

It is a long proven fact that newspapers are not making money on the Internet. Then why do they keep giving away the news that people were more than willing to pay for?

Newspapers Need a Business Plan

Andy Sernovitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andy Sernovitz

You'd laugh at anyone who came to you with a business plan that said: We're going to write up the news in a 100-page document, print it up overnight, and drive it to every single house in the city.

Reliable Sources (and the People Who Love them)

Richard Laermer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard Laermer

I'd rather the Times continue publication of the weekend City section than employ Krugman and other columnists to tell me things I (normally) already agree with.

The IFC Media Project -- Bailing Out the News?

Gideon Yago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Gideon Yago

Many countries have a partially nationalized media and not slipped into absolute dictatorships. So why not go public -- either create a truly new national news organization or transform and fund the hell out of NPR?

Campaign '08: MSM's Last Hurrah

Alan D. Mutter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Alan D. Mutter

The new generation of media-savvy voters will take full advantage of the abundance of news and will add their voices to what will become a national, 24/7, no-holds-barred town hall meeting.

Newspaper Business Flourishing In Developing World

New York Times | Heather Timmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW DELHI -- While gloom haunts the newspaper industry in the United States and Europe, the business is flourishing in much of the developing world. ...

2007 The Worst Year For Newspapers Since 1950

Wall Street Journal | Sam Schechner and Emily Steel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Print-ad revenue at U.S. newspapers last year suffered its biggest decline since at least 1950, the Newspaper Association of America reported, amid si...