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Online saves the FT
Posted: 5 March 2010

"Online subscriptions take FT to profitability - has print journalism just been saved?
Annual results out of the Pearson media group reveal that despite a global slump in advertising, the Financial Times has posted a profit. The reason: a rise in FT.com subscriptions of almost fifty percent."
http://www.thedailymaverick.co.za/article/2010-03-04-online-subscriptions-take-ft-to-profitability-has-print-journalism-just-been-saved

MindBullet logo 'NEWSPAPER' IS AN OXYMORON
Paper it ain't and news has no value!
Dateline: 26 January 2011
In 2009, Nicholas Carlson, an editor at website Silicon Alley Insider, calculated that it cost the New York Times about twice as much to print and deliver the newspaper over a year as it would cost to send each of its subscribers a brand new Amazon Kindle. Why bother to send it out at all? The 'paper' edition of the news should be priced at US$50 a copy - a real luxury for the elite few who ...
 
 
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