The future of news papers or the lack of it
Newspaper readership is continuing to decline. We continue to read messages directly from companies and governments while still getting news of incidents from a traditional news source for free online. Layoffs at newspapers continue a pace.
The amount of non paid add space is noticably declining in a number of publications and even on television despite it being an election year.
Jeff Jarvis has posted a presentation on the current state of the news industry here.