Posts Tagged with social-networks turning the paywall into a velvet rope

January 23, 2010 - "The way to kill a newspaper is to ask more for less," says legendary newsman Sir Harold Evans in his autobiography My Paper Chase.

The New York Times should remember Sir Harold's rule as plans to erect a paywall around its online content in January 2011. 

The paywall means not just that readers will pay more, but that they'll ...


Twiangulate: a bird’s eye view of Twitter

November 4, 2009 - Want to help test a new service we’re coding? Drop me a line and I’ll get you a beta code for Twiangulate. The service is simple, something we originally designed for staff use.

Exhausted by plowing through lists of hundreds of people who our favorite tweeters follow, we rigged Twiangulate to (you guessed it) triangulate: create a short list of ...