“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
Silicon Valley entrepreneur Peter Hirshberg explains why the web is so much more than “better TV” and looks back at history of emerging media and technology.
The Polish daily Gazeta Wyborcza has won the annual World Young Reader Newspaper of the Year award, the World Association of Newspapers announced. Read more
Armed with a laptop and a mobile phone with built-in GPS and a photo camera, Kevin Anderson, the Blogs Editor for the UK Guardian newspaper goes to the United States to understand presidential elections and start a debate. Read more
One day millions of electronic archives will begin to illegally circulate on the Internet and the publishing industry will collapse within a few years, writes Emilio Barberán Casanova. Read more
The photo director for National Geographic, David Griffin knows the power of photography to connect us to our world. In a talk filled with glorious images, he talks about how we all use photos to tell our stories.
What would you do with a blank tablet? What would you do without the legacy business? What do you think would be most important in launching not just a news website but a digital news service with no baggage?
Customers go back offline. It is a complete turnaround of what has been happening in this business for the last decade, says eMarketer, an online research company.