Archive for February, 2009

Poll: Would you pay for Newsday’s online content?

According to reports, Newsday plans for pay for access to its online content, making it one of the first major newspapers to go that route, while others have gone to a free model — save the Wall Street Journal.

Now, the big question: Will the business model work?

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Hofstra journalism professor Robert Licata dies

With regret, we inform you that Hofstra journalism assistant professor Robert Licata has died. He will be waked tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at N.F. Walker Funeral Home, 2039 Merrick Avenue, Merrick. Robert was always a good friend to the Press Club and many […]

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Free Content on the Web: Death Spiral or Here to Stay?

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FUTURE OF THE MEDIA: ‘We Are in Uncertain Times’

MELVILLE, N.Y., February 5, 2009, The Press Club of Long Island, the local chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, presented a forum focused on today’s troubled economy and what that means for the future of the news media on Long Island. The discussion centered on how local media companies plan to cope. Included on […]

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Tankleff panel video

Martin Tankleff panelists share their insights

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