Just a few years ago, there were high hopes that going digital would prevent further shut-downs of newspapers that were losing massive amounts of revenue to online offerings. There was also the promise that the new wave of online alternative news sites would be bolstered by digital advertising. Such hopes are rapidly fading. On-Target’s Larry Sparano and Kent Garrett of WIOX Radio New York discuss why. Their comments follow a report by the Al Jazeera news network, outlining the reasons for what’s happening, and its far-reaching effects:
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Here.s Larry’s take on what he calls a dangerous trend, in an interview with Kent Garrett over WIOX Radio , New York: