Entries by Larry Rosin

The Internet Content Inflection Point?

Perhaps when the history of the long-term relationship between newspapers and the Internet is written, we will point to August, 2007–when Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. completed its purchase of The Wall Street Journal. A many will recall, Murdoch initially announced that he would open up the Journal’s Web site to non-subscribers. I am a subscriber […]

More Kindle Musings

Additions to my collection of “Ways the Kindle Changes the Reading Experience”: * I don’t know why but I’ve always been the kind of person who is reading multiple books simultaneously. If you share this oddity — the Kindle makes it vastly easier to pull off the juggling act. You just switch back and forth […]

One Negative Kindle Effect

I am officially Kindle addicted and find that it has me reading more and reading…well…’better.’ It really has been that kind of transformational device for me. That said, I’ve been trying to ask myself what all the ramifications of a post-book world will be. And I thought of a new one I hadn’t read about […]

It’s A Big Country

Part of the fun of the Exit Polls we do on election night is seeing just how different states are from one another in their voting habits and their people. The same point is made in this great new Gallup study on religion in America here: Religion plays an enormous role in politics. From Jews, […]

Has Radio Lost the College Grads?

Throughout the long Democratic Primary season, one of the most consistent differences between voters for Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton has been by education. As the Exit Polls that our company, Edison Media Research, performs for the television networks and the Associated Press have shown, Obama has won convincingly among those who have graduated from […]