Daily Archives: December 12, 2007

Lessing’s “curmudgeonly missteps” should be forgiven. Close the book and open the internet.


Jeff Gomez over at the Print is Dead blog has the best piece I’ve read so far about Nobel prize winner Doris Lessing’s mild attack on the internet.    Lessing’s comments were buried in an otherwise inspiring story about the power of … Continue reading

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Trickles of web content to become floods, sweeping away the cable industry? Maybe.


Henry Blodget at Silicon Alley Insider has a good insight about the threat to cable from online feeds, which are now a trickle but could become a flood.    Blodget notes about the agreement between Yahoo and CNET: … cable companies, meanwhile, … Continue reading

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