TechCrunch scribe Erick Schonfeld has a pretty incredible breakdown of how the new paywall at Ruper Murdoch’s UK Times website is faring.
Since the paywall went into effect in June, the site has lost two-thirds of its visitors, or about 4 million readers per month.
At first, that seems like confirmtion that the Read More
Marco Arment recently stepped down as CTO of Tumblr to focus full time on his popular bookmarking tool, Instapaper. Since he’s now self-employed, it’s no surprise that Arment introduced a subscription service for Instapaper today to begin generating more revenue.
What is a little surprising is how self-deprecating Arment is about the whole Read More
Well, we suppose Lance Bass won’t join Haim Saban, Reuters, Politico or Jon Meacham in trying to make a bid for Newsweek.
Nor will he even buy a single copy anymore:
@LanceBass Thank you @Newsweek for pushing LGBT actors deeper in the closet! Subscription cancelled.
Which makes us wonder: Lance Bass reads Read More