» MySpace may relaunch as an entertainment portal. If the new guys (and they are all guys) can rescue the lost cause, they will go down in history, that’s for sure.
» “Its stimulating but not uncomfortably challenging,” says Virginia Postrel, in an NYT review of Chris Anderson’s “Free”.
» Local TV stations’ hopes for a business turnaround in the rest of ‘09 are fading fast.
» “Redboxs low price…is less a reflection of a permanently superior distribution technology than of Hollywoods reluctance to fully embrace alternatives to discs, like video-on-demand.” Well said.
» Twitter as the disseminator of fake celeb deaths.
By Rafat Ali