Monthly Archives: August 2008

Newsdesk.org teams with Spot.Us

Newsdesk.org, The San Francisco Public Press and the Knight Foundation-supported SPOT.US “crowdfunding” project are teaming up to raise $2,500 to support investigative coverage and fact-checking of San Francisco-focused election advertisements. Your micro-donation will make a difference! Pledge for SF Election … Continue reading

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Blame the Business Model

Via Romanesko, an item from the Orlando Weekly that identifies the Tribune Company’s business methodologies — slash staff, boost margins and dumb down the paper with flashy graphics and “truncated” articles — as the reason for the Orlando Sentinel’s declines. … Continue reading

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