From the Fields
"Building economic value into mobile news may inadvertently decrease its democratic value."
"The effort in Colorado comes amid a broader reckoning over the ownership of local newspapers, whose financial problems — many have struggled to offset steep declines in print advertising and circulation revenue — have prompted questions about whether they might be better off operating under local control than as part of large media companies."
"Nearly 42 percent said they’d spend between $1 and $5 a month for Facebook. About 25 percent said they’d pay between $6 and $10 — or what Facebook is already making per user."
"For the last two years, I’ve been working on a book about what it’s like to build a tech startup and how Silicon Valley’s startup culture biases founders and companies to make a lot of poor decisions."