” We don’t need to update the paper through the night, so we don’t need so many people working anti-social hours producing a newspaper for real-time news. That’s the equivalent of the steam age. “


” Thanks to social media such as Facebook and Twitter, a far wider range of people take part in gathering, filtering and distributing news. “


” In the summer of 2009, I modestly predicted that most major news organisations would be charging for content within 12 months. Charging, I argued, would not only plug the revenue gap, it would also help to re-establish value in their news product. “


” For the BBC and others, a free website is an obvious and relatively cheap addendum to their main purpose of streaming news and entertainment on screen to a mass audience. “



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Thanks to social media such as Facebook and Twitter, a far wider range of people take part in gathering, filtering and distributing news.
In the summer of 2009, I modestly predicted that most major news organisations would be charging for content within 12 months. Charging, I argued, would not only plug the revenue gap, it would also help to re-establish value in their news product.
For the BBC and others, a free website is an obvious and relatively cheap addendum to their main purpose of streaming news and entertainment on screen to a mass audience.

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