The Videotex Debacle Times Mirror lost millions on its pioneering online services venture in the 1980s. Its managing editor analyzes what went wrong and sifts through the wreckage for lessons for today's online information entrepreneurs.
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Record Fees When news organizations seek computerized data from the government under freedom of information laws, the bill can run into the millions.
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What's Your Beef? Some beleaguered news sources accept our offer of a chance to spout off about the media: Interviews by Chip Rowe, Deborah Leiderman and Kelly Heyboer.
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