Not dead yet, but ‘more radical surgery needed’

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Good article from The Economist. Some major points:

• Newspapers have not only survived but often returned to profit.
• Desperate measures have proved the right ones
• Newspapers do little that is distinctive enough for people to pay for it.
• People will pay for news if they think it has value

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