Interview: Mark Challinor, g8wave Europe

November 27, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

How to take a printed edition of a newspaper and move it to online, and then move it to mobile? How traditional media companies can use mobile to expand their reach and increase revenues? Read more

Interview: Patrick van Waeyenberghe, de Persgroep

November 27, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

When online advertising revenue will overtake the printed one at a Belgian multi-media company de Persgroep? Read more

Murdoch: Google’s dominance is a danger for media owners

November 6, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

“They keep employing people, testing new ideas, trying things, putting out new free applications, relying on advertising for income. Which makes them unbelievably, unbelievably competitive with what Microsoft would charge for the same thing.” Read more

When newspapers go weekly, weeklies go monthly

November 6, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

75-years-old U.S. News & World Report is getting out of the newsmagazine business and going all digital (except of a monthly print edition). Read more

Wikipedia founder: recession to hit websites

November 6, 2008 by · 1 Comment 

Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, believes the global economy is headed for a “pretty serious recession” that will hit websites that are heavily reliant on advertising. Read more

WAN, ANA welcome fiasco of Google-Yahoo advertising deal

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Google has pulled the plug on a search-ad partnership with Yahoo that raised antitrust concerns and was opposed by both newspaper and advertiser associations. Read more

Obama’s victory too late for printed editions of European newspapers

November 5, 2008 by · 2 Comments 

Europeans could learn this morning results of the US elections from any medium — except printed editions of their newspapers. Have been the online editions any better? Read more