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(BBC)   279-year-old UK newspaper company reluctantly goes digital. Company execs put printing press up for sale. Search eBay under "Gutenberg"   ( divider line
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2013-09-28 11:46:04 AM  
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2013-09-28 02:17:21 PM  
Only 25 subscribers opted for the print edition alone, huh?
 Why do I get the mental image of the AOL/time warner board room...
2013-09-28 03:38:18 PM  
So a 279 yr business adjusting it's practices to stay current and profitable is worthy of a "fail" tag?

2013-09-29 04:12:16 AM  
It's not just a newspaper, it's Lloyd's List, which reported the arrivals and departures from London, and lead to the creation of insurance.
2013-09-29 09:02:05 AM  
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